Specsavers in Droitwich thanked the local community after collected funds for Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB).
A thank you from the store
Members of the team managed to raise money through donations and a charity collection in store.
Store director and optometrist Emma Singh says: ‘We are always keen to raise money for charity and are extremely passionate about eye health, so helping to fund RNIB’s wonderful work is extremely important to us. It’s a great way for us to give something back and we’d like to say thank you to everyone who made a donation.’
Royal National Institute of Blind People
RNIB is a charity which provides practical and emotional support for people experiencing sight loss. It is their aim to help those who are suffering from sight loss and vision problems face the future with confidence.
The charity encourages people to use their helpline where they offer advice and answer any questions or queries. Within the helpline there are teams to handle all issues such as the Eye Information Service, the Tax Advice Service and counselling.
RNIB also offer services to make life easier for those who experience difficulty when reading. This includes libraries with braille and audio books to specifically help people with sight problems.