How we help Patients with Blinding Eye Disease SEE Their Future
The Eye Defects Research Foundation, founded in 1994, is an independent non-profit 501 (C) (3) charitable organization committed to curing blinding eye disease by supporting molecular genetic, stem cell, and surgical research into the genetic defects of the eye. In addition, we support cornea transplants and medication for financially disadvantaged blind children.
Our Goals are to:
- Fund medical research and surgical treatment for patients with blinding eye diseases
- Develop new and innovative treatments for the prevention of blindness
- Educate the public and promote awareness of new and cutting edge research
- Establish global research partnerships and alliances
How We Transform Lives...
Hear the extraordinary story of the Los Angeles artist who was legally blind from keratoconus and how his life changed following his cornea transplant.
The G2 Gallery in trendy Venice Beach, CA will be hosting the official Cure KC launch party "Vision in Venice." 11 year old concert pianist Benjamin Krasner will give a rare performance, painter Ann Krasner will be exhibiting her work and Dr. Rabinowitz will be announcing recent advances our research and the latest treatment for keratoconus.Membership to Cure KC is a great way to show your support & help us cure and treat keratoconus. more