6th Annual Louisville VisionWalk
We had an AMAZING day at our 6th Annual Louisville VisionWalk on Sunday, September 14th! Special thanks to each and every one of you for everything you did to make walk day such a huge success. We brought in over $4,500 on Walk day, surpassing our $42,000 goal! CONGRATULATIONS!
2014 Louisville visionwalkers
Over 310 walkers enjoyed a beautiful day at Louisville Water Tower Park to celebrate our fundraising efforts in support of the Foundation and the critical research it funds. Mother Nature was finally on our side this year, and we had absolutely perfect weather!
A very special thank you to Walk Chair Meryl Becker-Prezocki; Honorary Chair Melissa Swan from WHAS11, Medical Chair Dr. Howard S. Lazarus from John-Kenyon American Eye Institute, Youth Chair Samantha Mayberry and our amazing walk committee: Paige Bunch, Rhonda Bowyer, Alan Lovell, Amanda Mattingly, Lori Mayberry, Joanna Poole, Kris Pickard, and Tia Moore. Your leadership and dedication to the VisionWalk was the driving force behind our success!
Thank you to our sponsors, which included Community Leaders - Bennett & Bloom Eye Centers, John-Kenyon American Eye Institute, and Visionworks Doctors of Optometry; Community Partners - ARGI Financial Group, and Yum! Brands Foundation; and Community Supporters - Elizabeth Lions Club, Precision Compounding Pharmacy, Republic Bank, Taylor’d Designs Salon & Spa, The Couch Immediate Mental Health Care. We are so grateful for your generosity!
Also, a special thank you to the in-kind donors and incredible volunteers who made Sunday such a great day for so many: Heine Brothers Coffee, Starbuck’s Coffee, Little Caesar’s Pizza, Walmart, Milo’s Tea and WHAS11.
And finally, a HUGE thank you to all the Team Captains, walkers, and volunteers! Your support, dedication, and energy made the day a true success! We truly couldn’t do it without you!  

Have You Collected Checks?
Send them in to our office to watch your thermometer climb!
Foundation Fighting Blindness
Attn: Louisville VisionWalk
977 Lakeview Parkway
Suite 140
Vernon Hills, IL  60061

Become a VisionWalk All Star
Every individual who raises $1,000 or more for VisionWalk will be inducted into the All Stars Club and will receive a commemorative All Star pin.  Kudos to our 2014 Louisville All Stars: Monica Balmer, Meryl Becker-Prezocki, Paige Bunch, DJC Media, Amanda Mattingly, Samantha Mayberry, Joanna Poole, and Joshua Taylor.

For more information  contact:
Rachel Martin  Square Bullet Point  847-680-0100  Square Bullet Point  RMartin@FightBlindness.org
Thank You to Our Sponsors:
Community Leaders:
Bennett & Bloom Eye Centers Logo

John Kenyon Logo

Community Partners:
   ARGI Financial Group
   Yum! Brands Foundation