SEF Dandia Article Contest Winner
Austin Chapter
This past dandia season, SEF Austin chapter provided an opportunity for the youth to showcase their writing skills with an article about the dandia event and SEF, highlighting charitable nature of Sankara. Varsha Sakthivel was the 3rd place winner who was awarded the opportunity to get her article published on SEF website. Congratulations, Varsha.
Dr. Ramani receives the Padma Award
Times Now
India’s Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday released the list one of the highest civilian Awards of the country – the Padma Awards. We are proud to announce that our Founder, Dr. Ramani is one of the recipients of this prestigious award.
30 Charities That Won't Waste Your Money
The Street
Where does your money really go when you donate to a cause? How do you know a charity is being honest and actually using your money to support their mission? If you're smart, before donating, you do a little research. SEF among the 30 charities that have perfect scores in fundraising efficiency and administrative expenses.
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Pairing Knowledge with Charity
Simi Valley Acorn
Fifty middle and high school students participated in a summer entrepreneurship workshop hosted by members of the Sankara Eye Foundation in Simi Valley earlier this month.
11-Year-Old Creates Art for the Blind
Raises $4,350 through sale of her paintings
After reading an article about how a kid made an impact by donating his birthday gifts to Steph Curry’s foundation, 11-year-old Shayna Vidyanand decided to do the same with her initial works of art.
SEF & Diwali at Times Square, Oct 7
In partnership with Event Guru Inc.
This year, Event Guru Inc. will team up with Sankara Eye Foundation (SEF), an organization committed to eradicating curable blindness in India, for Diwali at Times Square.
SEF Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating
Awarded by Charity Navigator
Once again, SEF has been recognized for its financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency.
The Cross Subsidization Approach.
Insead Knowledge
Where Sankara differs from their direct competition is in its aggressive plans for scaling up. 
SEF Celebrates 39th Founders Day.
The Universal News Network
Sankara Eye Foundation reached a new milestone on May 21st, 2016. 
Shankar- Ehsaan- Loy Captivate Fans.
India West
Bollywood music composer trio Shankar Mahadevan, Ehsaan Noorani, and Loy Mendosa charmed more than 4000 Bay Area music fans in a benefit concert for Sankara Eye Foundation. 
Sankara Eye Foundation Raises $700,000.
India West
“It’s amazing to see what the synergy of like-minded people can do. This 1.3 million is not just a number, it’s 1.3 million lives who have started seeing.” 
Largest Free Community Eye Care Provider.
India Abroad
Sankara Eye Foundation,USA has been the harbinger of hope,miracles, precision, and smiles since its inception in 1998. 
1.5 Million Free Eye Surgeries.
The beginning of this journey was humble with a small clinic in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu in 1977, with the intention to reach out to the rural poor and eradicate curable blindness. 
13 Lakh Eye Surgeries For Free!
The Better India
From using a unique model for sustainability to providing free eye care to marginalized communities and empowering women through paramedics training, Sankara Eye Care Institutions are covering many grounds.
TEDx By Murali Krishnamurthy
Thinking Big
In this talk, Murali Krishnamurthy talks about the story of Sankara Eye Foundation, and the lessons he's learned along the way.
Bret Waters, CEO of Tivix, praises SEF
Commitment To Social Justice
As part of the Tivix commitment to social justice, I serve as a volunteer mentor every year for Santa Clara University's GSBI program.
An Ethos Driven Operation
The Mistfit Foundation
Jessie, Tobin and AJ – the Misfit Foundation core team – have spent the last five days in India. Here, they have visited with the Foundation’s second inaugural partner: Sankara Eye Hospital.
Bharath Balasubramaniam speaks at SCU
Community Outreach
Bharath Balasubramaniam,President of Community Outreach at Sankara Eye Foundation, India spoke to about 200 impact investors at Santa Clara University August 21, 2014.