British Council For Prevention Of Blindness

British Council For Prevention Of Blindness

Charity information

British Council For Prevention Of Blindness

BCPB focuses on funding research and training to eliminate avoidable blindness, especially in low income countries, where the need is greatest.

Founded 1976

  • Mission statement

    BCPB fully supports the aims of VISION 2020. We want to help create a world where everyone, regardless of location and income, has access to quality eye care. Our vision is To be widely recognised as a significant contributor to the prevention of blindness worldwide, by funding training and medical research.

    The Trustees believe that this blend of research and training initiatives is a unique and valuable combination, which differentiates the charity from others working in the field of blindness, whilst also complementing their work and that of other agencies.

  • Aims

    British Council For Prevention Of Blindness aims to:

    • To be widely recognised as a significant contributor to the prevention of blindness worldwide, by funding training and medical research.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1976

    Registered Charity Number: 270941

    Board members: 7

    Part time staff: 2

    Phone number: 020 7404 7114

    Address: 4 Bloomsbury Square London WC1A 2RP

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