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Gifts can be presented to the Foundation or transferred to its account no. IBAN BE10 0000 0000 0404, BIC: BPOTBEB1 with the following reference: "S12760 Candle in the Dark - Child Vision Research Fund"



  • When the Lights Go Out

    Discover here the book written by Finley Pletcher, a 5-year old girl with LCA who tells her moving story in "when the lights go out". She explains what it is like to lose your sight from the perspective of a small child, and hopes to raise awareness from other parents and children on how it is to live with a rare genetic disease and what you're missing out whenever your sight does get robbed from you.

  • New research (2)

    Foundation Fighting Blindness Invests $8.25 Million in Six Gene Therapy Research Projects Poised for Clinical Trials.

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  • New Research

    New LCA research launched after handing over $ 70,000 in private funds.

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  • Great news!

    We worked on it for a long time, but the result speaks for itself! A new website with a wide range of information on Candle in the Dark. We hope you like the result.

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