OPC encourages local ownership of eye health care systems and ensures the human right to sight.

Did you know?

Francophone Africa receives far less foreign aid funding for health initiatives compared to Anglophone Africa. OPC fights blindness and empowers underserved communities in Francophone Africa.


Francophone Africa is frequently overlooked by international development stakeholders. OPC works with local governments, civil society organizations and communities to encourage local ownership of eye health care systems and ensure their human right to sight.

can help OPC empower through sight in Francophone Africa.

Consider making a gift today. Gifts by check can be made out to KBFUS with “American Friends of OPC” in the memo section. Please send checks to KBFUS:

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  • At OPC, we chose to be a “glass house” to explain where every dollar goes. We owe it to you. Of every dollar we spend, 95 cents goes to preserving and restoring eyesight of the world’s most vulnerable people.