“Through the ORBIS Lens” is a collection of photos showcasing the issues surrounding global eye health. Each week ORBIS will share our best photographs highlighting our efforts to eliminate avoidable blindness around the world.
Mai Van Vinh holds a portrait of his mother, Nguyen Thi Hoa, who in 2007, became Vietnam's first corneal donor. ORBIS helped officials in Vietnam establish their first eye bank in 2007. Learn more about our work in Vietnam:http://bit.ly/10Wvfyv
Photo: Geoff Oliver Bugbee/ORBIS