BALANGA CITY, Bataan – The Bataan Host Lions Club gave free prescribed eyeglasses to 60 beneficiaries during a medical mission in this city.
The beneficiaries first underwent test in mobile eye equipment manned by ophthalmologist Dr. Mila Devera and technical person Norberto San Agustin, and then given the prescribed eyeglasses. The activity was held in front of Balanga City Hall. Devera and San Agustin are also members of Lions Club in other area.
Jeffrey Sanchez, president of Bataan Host Lions Club, said the eyeglasses distribution activity is part of their continuing commitment of helping the needy. Bombeth Robles, past president of Bataan Host Lions Club, said the price of a prescribed eyeglasses range from P2,500 to P3,000.
The Bataan Host Lions Club also conducted a 5-day medical mission in Sorsogon in the last week of January this year.