Join us for our fundraiser! Tickets will be on sale Monday, July 2nd, don’t miss out on attending the Kids Vision for Life Blue Jeans Ball!
Wow, what a year! The KVFL team feels privileged to work in a great community filled with wonderful school nurses, volunteers, community partners, and donors. Thank you to everyone who made this year possible. Happy Summer!
Kids Vision for Life is so incredibly grateful for the continued support JE Foster and Joe Sneed provide! We always look forward to seeing Joe at our screening and exam days!
So proud of the work and the commitment we make to St. Louis every school year. Thank you to our founder and community partner, Crown Vision Center, for this wonderful piece about Kids Vision for Life St. Louis.
Not sure what exactly Kids Vision for Life has done for the St. Louis Community? Check out this handy infographic to see the impact KVFL has had in St. Louis! If you would like to help our program, please consider a donation on this upcoming Give STL Day on May 11th. More information on this Read more about KVFL by the Numbers[…]
In this week’s Notes from a Nurse, KVFL talks with Ashley Karleskint, Registered Medical Assistant for Bayless Junior High in the Bayless School District. —— The KVFL program began in 2009 and only provided vision services for students in K-6th grades at local elementary schools. During the 2015-16 school year, KVFL expanded the program to Read more about Notes from a Nurse[…]
Kids Vision for Life St. Louis works with over 150 school nurses and administrators to bring no-cost vision services to local students in the St. Louis area. Our school contacts are a crucial aspect of our program as they are in direct contact with both students and parents as they schedule KVFL school visits. In Read more about Notes from a Nurse[…]
Do you remember your first pair of glasses? Many of our KVFL students are shocked at the difference when they first put on their new glasses. We’ve heard students say everything from an excited, “wow, everything is really clear now,” to my personal favorite, “your head looks really big through my glasses.” I have worn Read more about Vision is Power[…]
Proper vision is crucial to a child’s success in school, but not all students have access to the critical vision care they need. According to the Vision and Health Organization, uninsured children are three times as likely to go without eyeglasses when needed. Kids Vision for Life St. Louis (KVFL) provides local students with no Read more about A Look into our In-Store Program[…]
Kids Vision for Life St. Louis visits over 150 elementary and middle schools in the area, seeing over 33,000 students each school year. School nurses are a vital aspect of our program, as they help schedule visits and ensure that students are prepared for our on-site visits. Without our school nurses, we would not be Read more about Why Nurses Love KVFL[…]