Prevent Blindness, the nation's leading volunteer eye health and safety organization dedicated to fighting blindness and saving sight, has chosen Marge Axelrad, senior vice president, editorial director at Vision Monday/Jobson Optical Group, as the recipient of the 2017 Prevent Blindness Person of Vision Award. The award will be presented on March 30, 2017, at the Prevent Blindness Person of Vision Dinner at the Lotte New York Palace, New York City, in conjunction with Vision Expo East.
THURSDAY, MARCH 30, 2017
THE LOTTE NEW YORK PALACE
6-7pm Cocktail Reception.
7-10pm Dinner and Program.
The Prevent Blindness Person of Vision Award recognizes an individual or organization whose inspired outlook champions healthy vision and its importance for a healthy life.
Prevent Blindness began more than 100 years ago as a non-profit group dedicated to protecting the eyesight of children. Today, with leaders such as Marge Axelrad, we continue that legacy of providing resources that save sight and promote healthy vision for Americans of all ages.