Dues are payable by December 31st of the year preceding the next calendar year.
The Knights Templar Eye Foundation, incorporated in 1956, is a charity sponsored by the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar.
mission statement “to improve vision through research, education, and supporting access to care.” The Foundation now only participates in direct patient care through the Seniors Eye Care Program in partnership with EyeCare America and the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. With this change, the Foundation is benefitting untold millions in generations to come through grants that support research and education.
Since its inception, the Foundation has expended over $148 million on research, patient care, and education. Research grants totaling in excess of $24 million have been awarded to researchers working in the fields of pediatric ophthalmology and ophthalmic genetics.
If you would like to donate, click the link below and specify your donation amount. A Life Membership in Perpetuity is $30.
To strengthen Christian ministry by providing an intensive travel and study program for credentialed ministers in the form of a study pilgrimage to the Holy Land. The fund pays for 9 days in the Holy Land (including travel between NY and Tel Aviv), guided tours, lodging, and meals. Donations are welcome and encouraged.
Our Almoner will collect donations for purposes outside of what is listed above. Please specify where you would like the donation to be used.