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The Himalayan Cataract Project is an independent tax-exempt non-profit organization, classified as a 501(c)3 by the Internal Revenue Code. Your donation is tax-deductible. The tax identification number for the Himalayan Cataract Project is 03-0362926.
I believe this is probably the best you can do to humankind. It's so cost effective and it gives so much. So much power, so much change in the life of people.
– Dr. Sanduk Ruit, Co-Founder
Donate $100 or more and receive a free copy of Second Suns, the inspirational book about the Himalayan Cataract Project co-founders Drs. Sanduk Ruit and Geoff Tabin.
Online Donations: To receive a copy of Second Suns please write "Second Suns" in the comment field under Additional Information.
Checks: To receive a copy of Second Suns please write "Second Suns" in the memo section of the check and mail to PO Box 55, Waterbury, Vermont 05676.
Limit one book per donation. Note: You will receive goods valued at $16.95 in consideration of your gift.
We have a variety of ways in which you can give to the Himalayan Cataract Project. Please choose the channel that is most convenient for you. If you have other creative ways to give, we welcome your ideas. Send us an Email
You may also choose to mail in your credit card donation. Mail-in credit card donation form (PDF, 29k)
Send a check to help those affected by blindness. Please make your check payable to the Himalayan Cataract Project and mail it to:
Himalayan Cataract Project
PO Box 55
Waterbury, VT 05676 USA
The Himalayan Cataract Project accepts gifts of stock, either through a brokerage firm or directly from an individual.
If the stock is held by a brokerage firm, the transaction can take place electronically between the brokerage firm and our bank. Please contact our office for more detailed information on gifting stock. Email Emily at [email protected] for details.
If you have the stock certificate, please do the following:
Donations can be wired directly to the Himalayan Cataract Project’s bank account. Please contact our office for more detailed information on wiring funds. Email [email protected] for more information.
Thank you so much for your contribution. Each one is significant and makes all the work of the Himalayan Cataract Project possible.×
Your donation to the Himalayan Cataract Project can go even further. Discuss the opportunity to make an impact on global blindness with your employer. For more information, please contact us by email.Send us an email ×
The Himalayan Cataract Project is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization; Tax ID 03-0362926. Your gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Principal photography provided by Ace Kvale, Michael Amendolia, and other photojournalists who have generously supported our work. Site design and development by Flannel