Community Sponsorship

Thank you for considering Associated Eye Care as a partner for your charity/organization/fund raising event. As a community partner, Associated Eye Care supports a wide variety of programs focusing on vision wellness, health care, children, education and other philanthropic ventures within the local communities we serve. We would like to respond favorably to all requests, however the needs are far greater than our allocated resources. Therefore it is not possible for us to accommodate all requests. Please review these guidelines before submitting a request.

We do not provide support to the following:

  • Capital campaigns, building projects, or equipment
  • Transportation and travel expenses
  • Political organizations
  • Religious organizations for religious purposes
  • Salaries
  • Government agencies
  • Loans or investments
  • Merchandise promotions, partnerships or advertising
  • Deficit funding
  • We will not support organizations that discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion or sexual orientation.

Application Information

For sponsorship consideration, please submit the following information to

  • SUMMARY: A 200-word targeted summary about your organization/charity/event, including what you do and how you do it
  • REQUEST: Your specific request (product or specific amount needed) and why the request is needed at this time.
  • WHO WILL BENEFIT: Who your request will help specifically
  • DATE, TIME & LOCATION OF THE EVENT: include any other information you feel is relevant
  • OTHER INFORMATION: What else would you like us to know
  • WEBSITE: Link to your organization’s website.
  • CONTACT INFORMATION: After the review process, how do we reach you. (Please include your e-mail address)

Review & Decision Process

Our Charitable Contributions Committee is charged with overseeing our charitable giving and meets once every other month to review applications. Requests must be made 90 days prior to the date in which the donation is needed. Only completed applications that meet our giving guidelines will be considered. All applicants will receive notification after the review process is complete.