2022 Crystal Vision Award

We are excited to announce the 2022 Crystal Vision Awards award recipients. Since 2007, LEBW has honored advocates of donation who have shown commitment and dedication to raising awareness and educating communities on the importance of organ, eye, and tissue donation. LEBW honored 16 recipients from various categories this year – surgeons, hospitals, medical examiners,

2022 Lions Legacy of Sight Award

We are honored to announce the fourth annual Lions Legacy of Sight Award recipients, Jerry and Trudy Wille. Trudy sadly passed away in May of 2021, after a hard-fought battle with Lewy Body Dementia. Both Trudy and Jerry have been active volunteers at LEBW throughout the years, transporting corneal tissue and volunteering at various LEBW

2022 LEBW Annual Meeting

Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin cordially invites you to attend the 2022 Annual Meeting & Retirement Celebration for Dr. Neal Barney Wednesday, July 13, 2022 5 P.M. Cocktail Hour Followed by the Meeting and Celebration Buck & Honey’s Restaurant 800 West Broadway  |  Monona, Wisconsin RSVP by Wednesday, June 22, 2022 [email protected]  |  877.233.2354, ext.

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Gift of Sight Discovery Fund Supports Sight Saving Research at UW

Supporting sight-saving research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin (LEBW) Gift of Sight Discovery Fund was created in 2015, in partnership with the University of Wisconsin Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, to promote innovative research to better understand and treat blinding diseases. Department researchers are encouraged to apply annually for

Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin 2019

A New Facility for Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin

Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin has moved! Please make note of our new address: 5003 Tradewinds Parkway, Madison, WI 53718 Our main phone number will remain the same, 877.233.2354   Directions to the new LEBW facility: LEBW is located off Beltline Highway and Stoughton Road/US-51 From the Beltline Highway, take Stoughton Road/US-51 South After approximately

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09/12/2018 Building Update!

The new LEBW facility is almost complete! We are finishing up final touches and anticipate being in the building by late fall 2018.

LEBW Building in progress

05/23/2018 Building Update!

Progress on the new LEBW facility is coming along nicely! This week, floors are being poured and interior walls are going up.

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Springtime Eye Care Tips

Here in Wisconsin, we are excited to see the official start of spring! However, springtime is also the start of allergy season and harsh UV rays. Here are a few tips to help you see your best this spring. Treat your allergies early – Staying ahead of your allergy symptoms are key. Excessive watery eyes

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01/16/2018 Building Update!

Lions Eye Bank of Wisconsin sign is up, as well as the beams. Very exciting! Be sure to join us at the Groundbreaking Ceremony on Thursday, January 25, 2018, at 12:30pm, at 5003 Tradewinds Parkway, Madison. Click here for more information.