Monthly Archives: May 2014

Eye Patch Day 2014 raises ocular melanoma awareness!

Thank you to all who donned a patch to help raise ocular melanoma awareness on Eye Patch Day 2014! Each year this annual event grows in participation and reach. We are so proud to be part and love to see those fun “patch” posts from all of you!

“See” you next year on Eye Patch Day. Details to follow as the 2015 event draws near. In the meantime, please visit us on Facebook for more about awareness!  (Pictured below l. to r. two fabulous ocular melanoma survivors: Jessica Krascuki, ACIS Volunteer and Melody Kling, ACIS President & Founder)

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A Cure In Sight Blanket: ocular melanoma inspired and fabulous!


Inspired by Marla Avery, our beautiful OM survivor friend, and Joann Grace Designs…it’s the A Cure In Sight blanket! A generous 60″ x 50″  super soft velveteen blanket just waiting for you at

We are grateful to Marla Avery and Joann Grace Designs for collaborating on such a wonderful piece to raise OM awareness!

Visit for purchase details. Just fyi…a portion of the proceeds from each blanket will be donated directly to A Cure In Sight!



Thank you to our OMF-ACIS SWING FOR SIGHT Benefit Golf Tourney event sponsors!


We extend a gigantic and grateful “thank you” to all of our May 3, 2014 Eye Believe In A Cure OMF-ACIS SWING FOR SIGHT Benefit Golf Tournament/Winery Tour event sponsors, benefactors, and volunteers. Thanks to you we are pleased to call our first annual event a great SUCCESS!

Now we look forward to 2015 when we can build more participation and support with the goal of raising $50,000 to benefit OM patient services and research.

Stay current with our SWING FOR SIGHT 2015 event registration, sponsorship and donation info by visiting here, by visiting us on Facebook, and by checking out our dedicated event site at

Thank you all and “see” you next year!