In the Press

  • Nov. 5, 2018 — TMC News: “See to Succeed” examinations offer glimpse of Houston vision mission
    300 students from Aldine ISD and over 100 students from Black Elementary received extensive vision examinations. Each child was rotated through a dozen assessment stations to determine a vision prescription and choose a frame. Glasses to be delivered a few weeks later.
  • Oct. 10, 2018 — Houston Chronicle: Aetna gives two Houston youth health initiatives $200K
    The Houston Health Foundation will receive a $100,000 grant from the Aetna Foundation's Cultivating Healthy Communities program to establish a youth garden in Gulfton to promote healthier foods and curbing obesity.
  • Jan. 10, 2018 — Houston Chronicle: Free eye screenings expected to help low-income students excel
    The Houston Health Department estimates up to 20,000 area students start school each year with unresolved eye or vision issues - a problem so pervasive that, in 2011, the agency and its nonprofit wing, the Houston Health Foundation, began offering free, full eye exams to 10 school districts.
  • Jan. 3, 2018 — Fort Bend Star: See To Succeed program continues its vital service to schoolchildren
    Pat Segu, O.D. Clinical Associate Professor with the University of Houston College of Optometry and Clinical Director of See to Succeed shared that they are in the seventh year of this safety net program providing free eye exams and glasses to students.