Volunteer in the New Year

2017 has almost arrived, bringing with it the opportunity to make a New Year’s Resolution. If helping others and giving back to your community made your resolution list, Kids Vision for Life St. Louis (KVFL) is looking for you! Why Volunteer? It’s good for your health. No, we aren’t kidding! Volunteering makes you feel healthier, Read more about Volunteer in the New Year[…]

Meet The Spot

Kids Vision for Life St. Louis (KVFL) was awarded with The Spot Vision Screener for the 2016-17 school year.  This addition to our program has been made possible by a grant through the Saigh Foundation. The Spot is a small, portable, hand-held device that provides a quick and accurate reading on patients as young as Read more about Meet The Spot[…]

It’s Easy as 1-2-3

Have you ever wondered how the Kids Vision for Life program works? What is a screening day versus an exam day? How do the kids receive their glasses? Our school visits consist of three easy steps. Day One: Screening Day KVFL’s first visit to a school begins with the screening day. Our team of dedicated Read more about It’s Easy as 1-2-3[…]

August with Kids Vision for Life!

It’s hard to believe that it’s already September and Kids Vision for Life St. Louis (KVFL) has completed one month of operations! During the month of August, KVFL visited schools in the Riverview Gardens, Ferguson-Florissant, and SLPS School Districts. Even though school started in mid-August, KVFL kept busy and performed 2,009 vision screenings in a Read more about August with Kids Vision for Life![…]

Volunteer with Kids Vision for Life!

Summer is drawing to a close and the start of school is back upon us! Kids Vision for Life St. Louis is looking for volunteers for the upcoming 2015-16 school year. What: KVFL volunteers assist at school screening days When: Typical volunteer hours are Monday-Friday from 8:30am-2:00pm, but this varies from school to school Where: Read more about Volunteer with Kids Vision for Life![…]

Buy One, Give One with Crown Vision Center

Crown Vision Center has launched the new Buy One Give One campaign that will help support Kids Vision for Life. To participate in the Buy One Give One program, all you have to do is stop by any of the 24 Crown Vision Center locations, buy one pair of eyeglasses and mention KVFL. Crown Vision Center Read more about Buy One, Give One with Crown Vision Center[…]

Back to School with KVFL!

On Saturday, July 18th, Kids Vision for Life hosted our first Back to School event with Crown Vision Center. 36 children received vision screening, 33 children received an eye exam on our mobile vision clinic, and 26 pairs of glasses were prescribed.   Don’t forget to RSVP for one of our Back-to-School events! Find more Read more about Back to School with KVFL![…]

Fundraiser Fun!

On June 25, 2015, Kids Vision for Life St Louis hosted our annual fundraiser on the rooftop of the Moonrise Hotel in the Loop. Guests enjoyed scenic views of the St. Louis skyline and the stormy weather from the New Moon Room. As guests arrived, they were greeted by the newest member of our team, Read more about Fundraiser Fun![…]