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Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness
211 West Wacker Drive
Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 363-6029 (Local)

Brief Description

The primary mission of the Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness is to reduce preventable causes of blindness by educating the public on the necessity for and the methods of preventing blindness. ISPB accomplishes this mission by taking a leadership role in the development and implementation of programs and activities involving the preservation and enhancement of vision through education and the funding of research activities.

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 8:30 AM-4:00 PM.
Number of staff: 1
Geographic area served: Illinois.
Publications: Website


Elyse Fineman, Executive Director

Services Offered

Services for Adults

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • No direct services provided. Please contact Prevent Blindness.

Services for Professionals

  • Professional Training
    • No direct services provided through ISPB. Please contact Prevent Blindness.
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