As NAEVR advocates on Capitol Hill for federal funding for the National Eye Institute (NEI), there is nothing more compelling than relating first-person testimonials about how NEI-sponsored research has already benefited individuals, or how additional research needs to be done to treat current vision impairment and eye disease conditions.

Please share your story with us so that we can communicate the real-life value of eye and vision research to our lawmakers in Washington. Please include your full name, daytime phone number and mailing address in your email. NAEVR will not attribute your name to your story without prior permission.