Since the beginning, at Barner, we deeply believe that every company should be giving back to society. Because if every single company does that, we would live in a much better world.
It has been found that an astounding 2.5 billion people worldwide suffer from uncorrected vision impairment. What’s even more staggering is that over 500 million people only need reading glasses to correct their issues but live in developing countries with limited or no access to them.
In today’s world, the ability of an individual to see affects their health, educational opportunities, productivity, safety, quality of life, and even the global economy. Vision also impacts one’s ability to interact with the environment and other people.
Giving access to a pair of reading glasses to people in need, have a profound impact on their lives. Some of the positive effects include:
How it works
How it works
When buying a pair of Barner glasses, you are helping other people getting back to action. It's not only a matter of health but also improve someone’s life. Enable them to study again, getting back to their professional activities, and improving their local economy.
To help address this problem, we teamed up with RestoringVision who back in 1994 had a great vision: “A world where everyone who needs glasses has them.” We felt so aligned with it, that from that day we knew we were going to join this great initiative. Thanks to them we can give back something valuable to someone else in need.