Light for the World USA

Photo: Juliette from Burkina Faso, beneficiary of a livelihood programme

Light for the World is an international disability and development organisation whose vision is an inclusive society where no one is left behind. We strive for accessible eye care services and support inclusive education, empowering persons with disabilities to participate equally in society.

Light for the World USA Inc. is a US-based assocation which supports the work of Light for the World by raising funds and awareness in the USA


Light for the World USA, Inc.
231 West 29th Street, Suite 906
New York, NY 10001
Tel: +1 917 774 3600

EIN: 81-3999005 / IRS 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status (Rupert Roniger, CEO)

Make an online donation in US$

If you have made a donation by error or would like to talk to us about refunding your donation, please contact us and we will be happy to refund it for you.

Please make checks / money orders payable to:

Light for the World USA, Inc.
Bank: Capital One
A/C Number: 752 86 55003
Routing Number: 021 407 912

Board of Directors

Photo of Tom Butcher


Tom Butcher


Photo of Herta Kriegner

Herta Kriegner

Secretary and Treasurer

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Alois Pirker