Through My Eyes Art Contest Winner
We are proud to announce that Illinois Eye-Bank Ambassador, Sheila Walters (whose story is featured below) was selected as the winner of the written composition portion of the EBAA's "Through My Eyes" Art Contest. This competition is held in honor of National Eye Donor Month, and it allows cornea recipients and donor families to share their experiences through art, including: written compositions, drawings, photographs and videos.
The Caleb Connection
This touching story was initially featured in the Spring 2013 edition of our publication 'Vision'. It was most recently featured in the Illinois magazine, 'Healthy Cells'. The story details just how special organ donation can be through Terry and Sheila Walters and Cindy Loula. To read the article, click the picture above or here.
Bloomington Open House - March 21
"An Eye For An I" - a video from the Illinois Eye-Bank
This inspirational video emphasizes the significant impact that tissue donation can make on the lives of others. View the video on YouTube.
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