Vision to Learn, an organization run by businessman and former Los Angeles mayoral candidate Austin Beutner, will be at Westchester Park from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, June 28, providing free eye examinations and giving free glasses to children who are participating in a summer day-camp program and other elementary aged children who might be at the park with their parents or guardians.
According to the organization’s website, Vision to Learn has visited 105 schools, examined 8,909 students, and provided 5,443 children with free eyeglasses since Beutner created it over a year ago.
Members of Westchester Rotary Club will be on had to assist the nonprofit organization. The Rotarians will be performing vision pre-screenings and escorting children to and from Vision to Learn’s mobile vision clinic.
Vision to Learn requires a signed consent form before any child can be examined.