Recycled Eye Glasses

Site: Thunder Bay

Service: Eyeglasses Donation Programs

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Description & Services
Description (Agency) Collects recycled eyeglasses
Description (Service) Pearle Vision - Intercity Mall 
  • Serves as a drop-off point for recycled eye glasses that can be sent on to places abroad with program called OneSight
  • Collects recycled eye glasses for the Thunder Bay Lions Club who then sends to third world countries
The following local shops collect and ship usable eyeglasses for use in developing countries: 
  • Fort Optical 
  • Hakim Optical 
  • Ham's Vision Centre
Hours Pearle Vision: Mon-Fri 9:30 am-9 pm * Sat 9:30 am-6 pm * Sun 12 noon-6 pm 
CNIB: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Fort Optical: Tue-Fri 9 am-5:30 pm * Sat 10 am- 4 pm 
Ham's Vision Centre: Mon-Fri 9 am-5:30 pm * Sat 9:30 am-4 pm 
Hakim Optical, Memorial Ave: Mon-Fri 9 am-7 pm * Sat 10 am-5 pm 
Hakim Optical, Arthur St W: Mon-Fri 9 am-7 pm * Sat 10 am-5 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application process
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone CNIB: 807-345-3341 
Fort Optical: 807-623-3678 
Hakim Optical, Memorial Ave: 807-577-2020 
Hakim Optical, Arthur St W: 807-577-1000 
Ham's: 807-623-2020 
Pearle Version, Intercity Mall: 807-623-4534
Fax 807-622-2801
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address Thunder Bay
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising ; Donations