Easy ways to support vision screenings for Iowa kids

There are many ways for you to support Iowa KidSight and the work we do through screening and public education in Iowa communities.

Charitable Contributions

If you would like to make a tax-deductible donation to Iowa KidSight on your behalf, or in honor of someone special, a special event or occasion, please click one of the buttons below. 

Your donation will be used to promote vision screening throughout the state of Iowa and to further our goal of educating the public about the risk of undetected vision loss. If you have any questions regarding charitable contributions, please call (319) 353-7616.

Order one of our Special Projects


Buy an Iowa KidSight children's book.

“So Much More To See” is a 24-page whimsical poem with beautiful hand-drawn illustrations that tells the tale of how a little girl named Phoebe knew the world had plenty to see. It can be purchased through the Iowa KidSight office for $10 a copy, proceeds of which will help support the screening program.

Limited Edition Seymour

Purchase Seymour the Bear

Seymour the bear can be found throughout Iowa KidSight’s “So Much More to See” educational children’s book. A limited-edition version of Seymour is available through the Iowa KidSight office for $50.


MTI PhotoScreener Lamp

Purchase a MTI PhotoScreener Lamp

These devices utilized instant film to capture vision screening images and were used for vision screening when the Iowa KidSight program first began in 2000.

They are often purchased to recognize Lions Club members are are/were active vision screeners with Iowa KidSight.