30200 Cataract Surgeries Completed

Jul 31, 2021 | Foundation News, ICARE

This month The Sanjay Anand Charitable Foundation sponsored another 100 surgeries. Till date the foundation has sponsored 30200 cataract surgeries and IOU Lens implants at the ICARE Hospital.

It is not just about surgeries. The Foundation cares about the service provided to the poor and ensures the services provided are stress-free.

The services rendered from start to finish-

  1. FREE Transport from the village to the ICARE Hospital
  2. FREE Cataract Surgeries and IOU Lens Implants
  3. Free Board and Lodging
  4. FREE Transport back to the village
  5. FREE Follow-up appointments


Update courtesy of John Jeremiah

Our Causes

Sanjay Anand Charitable Foundation

Cataract Surgeries & IOU Lens Implants

Eye surgeries are conducted for the removal of cataract and the implantation of IOU Lenses. One hundred surgeries are conducted per month since June 1996 to date.

Charitable Hospital & Research Centre

A hospital has been built in Patna, India, in collaboration with The Bharat Vikas Viklang Punarvas Kendra, to provide prosthetic limbs to the disabled and opened a surgery ward for Polio surgeries for young children.

Soup Kitchen

A Soup Kitchen is sponsored twice a week in Staten Island, New York for the past 20 years.

Approximately 3600 poor people are fed annually through the Soup Kitchens sponsored by the Foundation.

Adopt A Highway

We have also adopted a one mile stretch of the West Shore Expressway, in Staten Island, New York through the Adopt-A-Highway program from the department of transport.