EBAA Run for Vision 2023

Live November 5 | Virtual October 20 - November 30


Special Group Pricing Available!

In Person 5K Run/Walk

$50 Save $15 by starting a team. Groups of 3 or more only pay $35 each!
Special Group Pricing Available!

Virtual 5K Run/Walk

$50 Anywhere / Anytime! Participate on your own and support the Eye Bank Association of America's mission from home. Save $15 by starting a team. Groups of 3 or more only pay $35 each!


San Francisco and Anywhere with our Virtual Option!


Join ophthalmologists, eye bankers, corneal transplant recipients, and donor family members to support EBAA’s mission to restore sight through cornea donation and transplantation. Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb, EBAA is once again hosting our annual Run for Vision. This year, you can participate in person in San Francisco on November 5 or within your own community any time from October 20 - November 30, 2023.    

Live 5K Event
If you are attending the AAO conference in San Francisco, join us for this time-honored tradition of running with your fellow conference goers. The 5k will take place on Sunday, November 5th at 6:30am. We will provide shuttle transportation from select AAO meeting hotels to/from the race site.

Virtual 5K Event
If you can’t join us in person, you can join us in spirit while running in your own community.  Simply complete a 5K run any time from Sunday, November 5th through the end of the year, and submit your time to this website. Run more than once and submit all your times; we'll count your best time, and you'll only pay one entry fee. All virtual runners will receive the same race shirt, along with bragging rights for supporting our mission to restore sight. If you'd prefer to support EBAA without actually running, that's OK too. Once you’ve registered, you don't need to submit a time, or even get off the couch; we’ll just mail the shirt directly to your home. What you tell your friends and family is up to you!

Run as a Team 
The only thing better than supporting the gift of sight is doing it with your friends and colleagues. Use the Run for Vision as a team building or community outreach initiative for your eye bank and ophthalmic practice and help spread awareness of the importance of corneal donation and transplantation.  To encourage you to run as part of a team, we will take 30% off the registration fee for all teams of three or more.

Regardless of how you participate, your entire contribution will help EBAA restore sight to blind and visually-impaired individuals in the U.S. and around the world through cornea transplantation and research.  That’s because a generous grant from the Bausch + Lomb Foundation underwrites all our race expenses, so 100% of your registration fee comes directly to us.

Finally, if you're not already registered as an eye, organ, and tissue donor, please give the gift of sight and life today!

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