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Bridgette Breault’s Story

Cornea Transplant Puts Bridgette’s Life Back on Track.
In May of 2008 Bridgette Breault almost lost sight in one of her eyes. A glass bottle exploded in a freak accident and turned shards of glass into missiles that flew into her eye. 32-year-old Bridgette was rushed to University of Miami’s Bascom Palmer Eye Institute.

Karin Williamson
Bilateral Cornea Recipient

Karin is grateful to the individuals who donated their tissue to
help restore her sight.


“Thank you from the bottom of my heart.”

Craig Herschoff
Bilateral Cornea Recipient

After corneal transplants in both eyes, Craig, who loves sailing, is thankful to his donors and the Eye Bank.


“Almost losing my vision helps me to appreciate just how beautiful being on the water can be.”

Florida Lions Eye Bank

Calendar of Events

January 27, Wednesday:
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Board of Directors Meeting
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Membership Meeting
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute


February 24, Wednesday
Board of Directors Meeting
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

 

Contact Us

 

Florida Lions Eye Bank
900 NW 17th Street #348
Miami, FL 33136

 

Telephone: (305) 326-6359
Toll-free: (800) 329-7000 Ext. 6359

 

General Email: info@fleb.org

 

Distribution Email: FLEBDistribution@med.miami.edu

 

 

 

 

 

Mission


In the fight against visual impairment and blindness, the Florida Lions Eye Bank recovers, processes and distributes ocular tissue for sight-saving surgery. It provides eye tissue and funding for ophthalmic research and training and operates a pathology lab to assist with patient diagnosis and treatment. It also provides professional and community education to promote eye donation.


Latest News


Love Your Eyes to Protect Against Macular Degeneration

To help raise awareness of AMD as Valentine’s Day approaches next month, the American Academy of Ophthalmology is reminding seniors to take better care of their eyes and protect themselves from AMD-related blindness.


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