Opticians pledge £1 for every sight test for local hospice
A local opticians in Luton has pledged to donate £1 from every sight test carried out next week to Keech Hospice Care as part of a fundraising drive.
Week long activity
Starting on Sunday 18 May, Specsavers, located at 36 George Street, will take part in the week-long activity to help raise vital funds for the hospice that provides emotional and practical support to adults and children. To further boost donations, store staff will be asking for donations in return for specs MOTs.
The store will also be holding a fancy dress fun day on Saturday 24 May to celebrate the end of the fundraising drive.
David Brett-Williams, store director at Specsavers Luton, says: ‘We have decided to support Keech Hospice Care as it’s an extremely worthy charity and is located very close to the store. By promising to donate £1 from every sight test, we hope to raise as much money as possible while also making sure local residents are looking after their eye health.’
Keech Hospice Care
Keech Hospice Care is one of only a handful of UK organisations offering adult and children’s services on the same site. They aim to help patients enjoy the highest quality of life, while also providing vital support for their family and friends.