We are ecstatic to announce that two companies have very generously donated high quality sunglasses to be prizes in the Aniridia Day 2017 competitions.
The deal was arranged by Isabel who volunteers in Spain with Asociación Española de Aniridia.
The author of the poems judged to be the best in each of the Spanish and international poetry competitions will receive a pair of sunglasses with unisex frames, lateral anti-glare and lenses that block 100% of UVA and UVB rays made and gifted by:
- Prats Industry: experts in low vision that make filters for individuals with specific ocular pathology.
- ESCHENBACH: experts in vision technology products, eyewear, and optics.
We want to thank Prats and Eschenbach for their support with making the first ever Aniridia Day so great!
Two further pairs of sunglasses can also be won by the best submission to the Spanish and international Shining Success campaign.
Judges and result
The poems submitted to the international competition will be judged by:
- Katherine Atkinson – UK
- Galina Gening – Russia
- Kelly Trout – USA
The winner and their poem will be announced on social media on Aniridia Day 21 June 2017. Please share the news.