Give a pair

Day 351 of #liveWell2017

Day 351 give a pair
Photo by Mark Solarski on Unsplash

A year ago I needed new eye glasses, and I purchased my new frames from Warby Parker. One of the reasons I chose Warby Parker over other companies (besides their decent prices) was because for every pair of glasses they sell, they donate another pair to a person in need. Through their partnerships, they have provided eyeglasses for people in over 50 countries (including the Untied States). In addition, they also train low-income entrepreneurs to sell affordable eye glasses and start their own businesses.

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Warby Parker leads the way on the eyeglass front, but other companies have adopted their model, including DIFF Eyewear and  Coastal. So, the next time you need a new pair of eye glasses, consider purchasing them from Warby Parker or one of the other companies who donates glasses to someone in need.

Buy a pair, give a pair. It’s a win for everyone.

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