Foundation

The Georgia Society of Ophthalmology Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization whose mission is to support, promote, and develop projects and programs that raise awareness of and offer assistance to Georgians with ocular disease and conditions of the eye. Through the generous support of members, individuals, and commercial entities, the GSO Foundation funds projects that support underserved populations and address unmet needs related to eye health and access to care in Georgia.  Specific projects are chosen from direct application, identification of a community need, or other circumstances appropriate for the Foundation's mission and purpose.

Make a Donation Online

The GSO Foundation's activities include:

  • Public awareness campaigns
  • Professional medical education grants
  • Continuing medical education scholarships for ophthalmic residents and fellows
  • Development or sponsorship of educational programs intended for physicians and allied health professionals
  • Support for organizations that provide direct assistance to disadvantaged patients with vision problems
  • Other projects that advocate or promote education, treatment, or innovations in ocular disease and conditions of the eye

The GSO Foundation is a great charity for anyone to give to!

Download and print this one-page handout about the Foundation to distribute at your practices. 


Thank you to our 2018 GSO Foundation Donors!

  • J. Chandler Berg, MD 
  • James Brooks, MD 
  • Elizabeth Chadwick, MD 
  • William Clark, MD
  • Anastasios Costarides, MD 
  • James & Carol Dew
  • John Ervin, MD 
  • Amy Estes, MD
  • Katy Gorden, MD 
  • Jeremy Jones, MD 
  • Anna Kao, MD
  • W. Barry Lee, MD 
  • Jim McNatt, MD 
  • Sid Moore, MD 
  • Randall Ozment, MD 
  • Purnima Patel, MD 
  • Jeff Payne, MD 
  • Vandana Reddy, MD 
  • Sally Rivers, MD 
  • Jennifer Shaw, MD 
  • Tushar Suthar, MD
  • Heather Weissman, MD 
  • Margaret Wong, MD 

To make a donation by check, please make check payable to The Georgia Society of Ophthalmology Foundation and remit to: 

The Georgia Society of Ophthalmology Foundation
2700 Cumberland Parkway, Suite 570
Atlanta, Georgia 30339

The Georgia Society of Ophthalmology Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity.  The Foundation's Tax ID is 20-8818374.


Apply for Grant Funding

Organizations and individuals seeking financial support for projects and programs that are aligned with the Foundation's mission: click here to fill out an online application form.


Additional Information

For more information on the Georgia Society of Ophthalmology Foundation, please contact us!