ANTIPOLO CITY, Rizal, Feb. 12 (PIA) — Six hundred fifty five children from five elementary schools in Angono, Rizal are set to receive free prescription eye glasses from the Lions Club of Binangonan and the local government through the initiative of the Phoenix Phil-Am Lions Club of Arizona, USA.
Out of the 655, 284 students from Angono Elementary, 20 from Dona Justa Guido, 95 from Dona Nieves Songco, 209 from Joaquin Guido and 47 from San Vicente Guido were identified with poor eyesight and were scheduled for refraction on February 13, from 8 am to 5 pm, at the Angono Elementary School.
The Office of the Mayor and Health Office led the screening of the students in the said elementary schools.
Meanwhile, the distribution of reading glasses will take place on March. (Manda Icasiano-Angono PIO/GG-PIA4A)