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Please join the Sight Center of Northwest Ohio at the following exceptional events.

Upcoming Events

EYEVENT SIGNATURE GALA 2017 The Sight Center of Northwest Ohio’s 6th Annual EyEvent Signature Gala is scheduled for Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 6 PM at The Pinnacle in Toledo.

10TH ANNIVERSARY OPEN HOUSE & BUILDING RE-DEDICATION In 2007 The Sight Center took a big step into a new building in South Toledo.  Help us celebrate ten years here on Tuesday, May 24 from 4-6 PM.

INTERACTIVE GUIDE DOG PROGRAM Learn about the unique benefits and responsibilities of working and living with a guide dog on Friday, May 19 from 9 AM to 12 PM. Presented by the Guide Dog Foundation.

THE SIGHT CENTER OPEN GOLF SCRAMBLE Drive, chip and putt your way to prizes and bragging rights at The Sight Center Open on Wednesday, July 12 at Whiteford Valley Golf Course.

CANES, BRAINS & AUTOMOBILES 2016  Canes, Brains & Automobiles Road Rally & Awareness Games (formerly known as The White Cane Walk) will take place the morning of Saturday, September 16 at The Sight Center.

Past Events

WALLEYE JERSEY NIGHT FUNDRAISER  The Sight Center was selected by the Toledo Walleye as the nonprofit partner for the February 4 Jersey Night fundraiser, which included a record-setting high bid on a jersey!

EYE-CEE CONTINUING EDUCATION EVENT 2016 The Sight Center presented a day of continuing education for eye care professionals on Saturday, December 3 at Toledo Hospital.

 #GIVING TUESDAY NWO 2016  The Sight Center participated in Giving Tuesday on November 29, 2016. During this national day of charitable giving, people are encouraged to give to groups in their communities that they feel are important and do good work.

ASSISTIVE TECH EXPO 2016  The Assistive Technology Expo was presented to demonstrate how technology can empower independence and enrich the lives of people who have little or no sight.

 CANES, BRAINS & AUTOMOBILES 2016  Canes, Brains & Automobiles Road Rally & Awareness Games (formerly known as The White Cane Walk) was held on Saturday, September 17 at The Sight Center.

EYEVENT GALA 2016 The Sight Center of Northwest Ohio’s 5th Annual EyEvent Gala is scheduled for Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 6pm at The Premier in Toledo. This year’s theme is “Dining in the Dark, An Evening of Taste, Sounds and Touch.”

8th ANNUAL WHITE CANE WALK
The 8th Annual White Cane Walk was held on Saturday, September 19, 2015, at ProMedica’s Flower Hospital.

EYEVENT GALA 2015
“Experiencing Art through the Sense of Touch” is an exclusive evening to experience the beauty, texture, and emotion of art as a person who is blind or visually impaired.

EYEVENT GALA 2014
The Sight Center of Northwest Ohio and honorary chairs Denny Johnson, President of Brooks Insurance, and wife Sheila Johnson, will host the third EyEvent Gala to benefit The Sight Center.

EYEVENT GALA 2013
The Sight Center of Northwest Ohio and honorary chairs, Mr. Bob LaClair, President & CEO Fifth Third Bank, and wife Kim LaClair, presented Rachael Scdoris, the first legally blind person to complete the Iditarod. View photos of the 2013 event.

7th ANNUAL WHITE CANE WALK
The 7th Annual White Cane Walk/1 Mile Fun Run will be held on September 20, 2014 at ProMedica’s Flower Hospital.

6th ANNUAL WHITE CANE WALK
The 6th Annual White Cane Walk was held on September 21, 2013 at ProMedica’s Flower Hospital in partnership with the Sylvania Sunrise Lion Club, Inc.

DRIVE FORE VISION GOLF SCRAMBLE 2014
The Sight Center of Northwest Ohio will host a golf scramble at the Toledo Country Club on June 16, 2014.

EYE-CEE – EYE CONTINUING EDUCATION EVENT
This event will be held at the Flower Hospital Conference Center on February 1, 2014, and will feature continuing education for eye care technicians.