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WHAT WE DO

“ Through the primary eye care clinic “the EYE Train”, we are able to impart to our patients the significance of vision care to their lives and their community.  Healthier eyes to a healthier community. Together, we can make it happen.”

Collaborations

SPECS Foundation renders outreach programs in collaboration with social groups, community organizations, special educational and missionary institutions among others thus providing effective and systematic program for our beneficiaries.

Missions & Projects

The SPECS Foundation’s missions extend comprehensive vision care to less privileged communities though out the Philippines with the help from our mission partners, outreach teams, program partners and donors.

Partnerships

Though the selfless efforts of our international and local partners and support teams, SPECS Foundation has since been a catalyst for eye care missions in the Philippines and a venue for outreach programs of partner mission organizations.

NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

SPECS PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE



Andronica Roma

Founder & President



“From its conception, to the construction of the Eye Train Clinic to the installation of equipment, the donation of frames and actual presence of support from partners, the dream that was “SPECS” has become today’s realization, Its our hope for the indigent people in the Philippines, eye care for everyone in the public health scene.”  Read More.


EYE MISSION IN ALBAY SLATED THIS APRIL, CANADIAN DOCTORS TO TRAIN FILIPINO OPTOMERISTS


EYE MISSION IN ALBAY SLATED ON APRIL 2015, CANADIAN DOCTORS TO TRAIN FILIPINO OPTOMETRISTS

March 20, 2015

ALBAY - Slated this April 13-17, 2015 is Canadian Vision Care and SPECS Foundation’s 5 day Eye Care Mission for the towns of Mayon Volcano, province of Albay where residents of the towns of Polanggui, Daraga, Maanito, and Legazpi are will be visited by the a group of Canadian and Filipino eye doctors to diagnose their optical condition and raise awareness on vision care and general eye health care. Read More


FINEX PARTNERS WITH SPECS TO SUPPORT 200 STUDENTS OF MAKATI CITY


FINEX PARTNERS WITH SPECS FOUNDATION, SUPPORTS 200 STUDENTS-BENEFICIARIES OF MAKATI CITY

March 15, 2015

The Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines  (FINEX) Research and Development Foundation partners with SPECS in the eye care mission for the “Bright Eyes, Bright Kids” project approved last February 4, 2015.

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SPECS REACHES 10,000 BENEFICIARIES


SPECS FOUNDATION REACHES 10,000 BENEFICIARIES

March 11, 2015

With projects implemented almost every month, SPECS has not just attained its mission of bringing quality eye care treatment and diagnostic to Filipino indigents in the metro but has also significantly touched the lives of many Filipinos from far south and way up north with the help and continuous support of the Canadian Vision Care.

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EYE TRAIN Featured in Canadian Nationwide TV Broadcast


EYE TRAIN Featured in Canadian Nationwide TV Broadcast

January 2015

The EYE TRAIN of SPECS Foundation located at Philippine National Railways (PNR) Tutuban Station at Mayhaligue St. Cor. Dagupan, Tondo, Manila, Philippines and Canadian Vision Care was feature on Canadian nationwide TV Broadcast on December 24, 2014, 6:30 PM and January 1, 2015 5:30 PM through stations CTV Calgary and Shaw Satellite and Bell Expressvu Satellite.

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World Sight Day 2014


SPECS Foundation & Philippine Christian Foundation jointly celebrates World Sight Day with SPED Children of Itaas Elementary School, Muntinlupa City

Oct. 09. 2014

A welcomed visit by the staff and SPED students from Itaas Elem. School, National Bilibid Prison Reservation (NBP) Muntinlupa City, Philippines during the World Sight Day Mission. Read more…

Next Train on Its Way


Next Train On Its Way. A Progress Report on SPECS Foundation’s Second Eye Train.

Oct. 22, 2014

The second train will house the foundation’s optical laboratory, storage area for lenses and supplies, lecture and training area, and sleeping quarters for one stay-in employee. The construction also includes a pantry area and employee’s toilet adjacent the two trains. Read Article…

Eye Train Featured in Newspaper


SPECS Foundation’s Eye Train Clinic Featured in NewsWeek Camarines Sur.

Sept. 19, 2014

A pleasant and heartwarming news arrived when the EYE TRAIN was featured in NewsWeek, a local newspaper circulating in the province of Camarines Sur, Philippines, The article inspired us at SPECS Foundation to move on with our goals and dreams to help others and be a channel of blessings and caring.   Read Article…

Rotary Club of San Marcelino


District 3810 Rotary Club of San Marcelino Donates Eye Glass Frames to SPECS

March 13, 2014

The Rotary Club of San Marcelino together with All Nations Women’s Club donated 4 suitcases of frames and lenses to the Special Eye Care Solutions Foundation Inc. or SPECS during a turn over event held last March 13, 2014 at the SPECS Eye Train Clinic located at the PNR Grounds in Tutuban Manila. Read Article.

Young Dreamer


YOUNG DREAMER’S VISION ANSWERED. A Story of Airalyn Palmiano and her Developmental Cataract Operation.

SPECS outreach mission with Canadian Vision Care for Hayan (Yolanda) devastated town of Basei, Samar  spotted a young girl full of hope while gratefully awaiting queue.

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Samar Mission 2014


SPECS FOUNDATION’S MISSION SLATED THIS APRIL 2014 FOR THE VICTIMS OF TYPHOON HAYAN IN SAMAR. Saturday.

February 1, 2014

Tentatively this coming April 6-15, 2014 a mission will be held to provide comprehensive eye check up and distribution of frames/ eyeglasses to our fellow Filipinos who are survivors of the typhoon Haiyan or Yolanda.  Read Article.


Eye Train - The Making 1


LET ME TELL YOU A STORY by Dr. Pasq Marcantonio

Excerpts from: SEEING EYE TO EYE - The New Brunswick Association of Optometrists.

Spring Edition May 2013

This is the story of an amazing series of events that are a culmination of generosity, serendipity, chance and just plain good luck. Read Article.

WELCOME TO SPECS FOUNDATION


Special Philippine Eye Care Solutions Foundation Inc. (SPECS Foundation), is a non profit organization providing permanent and sustainable vision care clinic primarily for the underprivileged Filipinos. With its soft opening last June 17, 2013, SPECS was able to commence its operations in September 2013 with only one Director-Clinician managing the clinic.   At present, SPECS has already served more than 10,000 beneficiaries since with the support of an addition to the small team of generous and compassionate vision care experts, interns and aides.

Gratitude to Canadian Donors

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

SPECS Foundation wishes to acknowledge the gracious efforts of our local and international partners, mission collaborators, corporate and individual donors, and our missions team.

Please visit our Acknowledgement Page.