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Success in focus: Transformation Waco students to get free eyeglasses

ISMS student Deanna Mollett (right) reacts as classmate Ofelia Franco tries on frames at Waco Vision Source With the help of local and statewide vision partners, hundreds of visually impaired Transformation Waco students will be able to see clearly by Christmas.

Area eye doctors Travis Loven, Stacie Virden and Leigh Anne Green will provide free eye exams to Transformation Waco students funded in part by a $25,000 grant from the Rapoport Foundation. Eyeglass frames and lenses will be supplied at no cost to Waco Independent School District’s new in-district charter school system through the international nonprofit Essilor Vision Foundation.

Read the full story by Lauren Dodd at the Waco Tibune-Herald