Carol Lithwick

Vision Champion Award
Award Year

Ms. Lithwick, an active volunteer with Fighting Blindness Canada, was recognized for her advocacy and fundraising work on behalf of individuals living with vision loss. In addition to her work with FBC, Ms. Lithwick has worked collaboratively with CAO to advance its advocacy objectives for a national vision strategy, including the establishment of a Vision Health Desk under the auspices of  the Public Health Agency of Canada.

Ms. Lithwick tells us more about how she became involved in the community after her son Stuart was diagnosed with a blinding eye disease over 20 years ago. Watch her story below...