Non-Profit Organizations at ContactsForLess.ca

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We donate 51% of our net profits to the non-profit organization that YOU choose when you buy your contacts lenses with us AND you save 70% or more on every type and brand of contact lens.

We support over 47 different non-profit organizations.

Ecojustice

Ecojustice Takes the Stand

The Biggest Battles Happen in the Courtroom Most of us do our part to help the environment by doing things like recycling or carpooling, and that’s awesome! But who fights the good fight when the problem isn’t a stray soda can or dripping faucet, but instead a corrupt corporation, big industry, or even our own government? …

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Global Fund for Women

Global Fund for Women: May’s Group of the Month

The Global Fund for Women “Women’s rights are human rights.” This famous quote comes from Hilary Clinton from her United Nations conference back in 1995. Yet nearly 20 years later, women all around the world are still denied these fundamental rights. Here at ContactsforLess.ca, we support gender equality and believe all human beings on this …

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Committee to Protect Journalists

Journalists unwelcomed in Mexico and Russia

Three bodies found buried in the Municipality of Las Choapas. A father drops his children off to school. Hours later, he is captured by armed men. A few days later, he is found buried with two others. According to CPJ (The Committee to Protect Journalists) on Thursday February 11th, the body of Gregorio Jimenez de …

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Group of the Month: the Committee to Protect Journalists

Almost 1,200 journalists have been murdered since 1992. 71 of them in 2015 alone. 8 so far in 2016. This is not counting the extremely high number of journalists intimidated, threatened, and tortured because some countries want to keep them silent. They want to keep those journalists from spreading the word, the truth, to the rest of the world about …

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The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society & its Cause

50,000 whales were killed since 1986. That’s almost 5 whales everyday. Murdered for profit over the past 30 years. How is this still a THING? Someone has to do something. Despite the ban on commercial whaling (hunting for commercial profit) in many countries, Japan, Norway, and Iceland still continue to brutally spear our marine friends. …

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world animal protection whaling

No Place For Whaling In Our Oceans

After a lengthy four year court battle, Australia achieved victory against Japan’s controversial whaling program in March 2014. This court decision sent a clear message to other governments around the world that the exploitation of animals would no longer be accepted nor tolerated. However, this past November, the whole animal protection community was struck in …

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Carnival Cruise Line Wants You To Save the Planet

  Carnival Corp is a well-known mainstay of the cruise market. But tropical cruises are for old people, right? Carnival is looking to change this image. Looking to appeal to the younger, socially conscious millennial bracket, they’ve come up with a more ethically appealing option in Fathom, catering to the volunteer vacation market. Social impact …

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A Message from our CEO, Paul W. Slusher

Help us Save the Planet with Contact Lenses by: Paul W. Slusher, Owner, Founder & CEO (originally posted at: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/help-us-save-planet-contact-lenses-paul-w-slusher) At ContactsforLess.ca – we are the single most innovative website to come out of Canada in many years – perhaps ever! Can I really say that? Really? Why YES I can. And here is why. …

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