Sep 03 2014
ORLANDO, FL – Florida’s Vision Quest just began an initiative to provide hundreds of children in Collier County with the gift of vision with their mobile vision clinic. This effort has been made possible by the Naples Children and Education Foundation, who provided a grant to the Central Florida based organization. This endowment comes as a part of the NCEF’s plan to better the lives of Collier County’s underprivileged children.
Sep 30 2013
This week, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Glazer Family Foundation and Florida’s Vision Quest will give the gift of clear sight to underprivileged students at two Tampa Bay area elementary schools. Made possible by the Glazer Family Foundation Vision Program, the collective will be on hand to present more than 130 students with free prescription eyeglasses.
Jan 03 2013
Jun 20 2012
Orange City, FL – Florida’s Vision Quest (FVQ) is pleased to announce the receipt of a generous donation of $10,000 from Community Foundation of South Lake. The grant provided free vision screenings for 320 Lake County elementary and middle school students, as well as 46 comprehensive eye examinations and eyeglasses. The screenings and exams took place at the recent Back to School Fair in Clermont, where FVQ’s Mobile Vision Unit was on hand. An additional 19 Lake County students will receive eye exam services in the near future thanks to the grant.
Mar 26 2012
Orlando, FL – February 29, 2012 – Florida’s Vision Quest (FLVQ) has a busy month of March planned as they take to the road to screen thousands of Orange County high school students for vision problems. Using state-of-the-art PediaVision “Spot” technology, they will quickly and efficiently identify hundreds of children with previously undiagnosed issues.
Feb 29 2012
Orlando, FL – August 29, 2011 – Florida’s Vision Quest (FVQ) is pleased to announce the receipt of a generous donation from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida that will provide free vision screenings for the 1,800+ students at Orlando’s Oak Ridge High School. The gift will be put to immediate use, as FVQ will be on hand at the school on Wednesday, August 31 with the latest PediaVision “Spot” technology to quickly and efficiently screen the students. The grant will also provide for a second comprehensive vision screening the following week for those students identified as having vision issues, as well as free eyeglasses for those students who require vision correction.
Aug 29 2011
May 16 2011
Florida's Vision Quest, a non-profit charity, that provides free vision exams and eyeglasses for underserved children is competing for votes on Facebook through Chase Community Giving. Charities with the most votes will receive from $20,000 to $500,000!!
May 11 2011
Orlando, FL – February 23, 2011 – Florida’s Vision Quest (FVQ) is elated to announce the receipt of generous donations of $50,000 from The Galloway Foundation and of a PediaVision screening device from The Edyth Bush Foundation. The gifts have been put to immediate use, as FVQ’s mobile vision unit will be on hand at Orlando’s Maynard Evans High School on Friday, February 25 at 10:00am to distribute eyeglasses to more than 120 teenage students who were screened via the donated PediaVision device. In all, nearly 400 Evans students will receive comprehensive eye exams and free eyeglasses between Friday and the impending FCAT exams slated for March/April.
Feb 23 2011