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Eye Bank






Across the nation, citizens have the opportunity to help others by signing up to become organ and tissue donors through state donor registries.  Legislation was passed in Kentucky during the 2006 legislative session, enabling Kentucky residents to have their wishes documented about donation through the Kentucky Organ Donor Registry.

Link to EBAA Home The Eye Bank Association of America (EBAA) is a not-for-profit organization of eye banks dedicated to the restoration of sight through the promotion and advancement of eye banking.

Link to Lions Club International  Since 1917, Lions have served the world's population through hard work and commitment to make a difference in the lives of people everywhere. With 1.4 million members serving in more than 44,500 clubs in over 186 countries and geographical areas, Lions Clubs International is the world's largest service club organization. Lions are recognized worldwide for their service to the blind and visually impaired.

Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates (KODA) originated as combination of existing organ and tissue procurement program at the University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville. Incorporated March 2, 1987, KODA was formed to establish a statewide educational and procurement network.

Link to ORBISORBIS A nonprofit, humanitarian organization, ORBIS works in developing countries to save sight through hands-on training, public health education and improved access to eye care.

Vision Share is a not-for-profit consortium of cooperating independent eye banks that provide mutually beneficial support services to member eye banks ensuring their surgeon client base the highest quality eye donor tissue and services. All member eye banks conform to licensure and regulations that are in effect in the states in which we operate.

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Handbook of Ocular Disease Management

Prevent Blindness America

Coalition on Donation

Trust For Life

Stephens Instruments


Fuchs Support Group

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