ABB OPTICAL GROUP Continues its Commitment to Local Communities with its Fourth Annual ABB Cares Program

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ABB OPTICAL GROUP Continues its Commitment to Local Communities with its Fourth Annual ABB Cares Program
Applications for this signature annual grants program available August 1


CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (June 19, 2017) – ABB OPTICAL GROUP, a leading national distributor of optical products, will begin accepting applications for its fourth annual ABB Cares program on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. ABB Cares highlights and celebrates organizations throughout the country that have improved the quality of life in local communities.

The program is open to all eye care professionals who want to nominate an outstanding non-profit organization in their community. ABB OPTICAL GROUP will award an ABB Cares Platinum grant of $5,000, two Gold grants of $2,500 each, and four Silver grants of $1,000.

"ABB Cares gives us an opportunity to learn more about the organizations that our Eye Care Professionals so passionately support in their communities,” said ABB OPTICAL GROUP President Brad Weinbrum. "Every year we are so impressed and touched by the amazing nominations we receive, and I'm sure this year's nominations will exceed all expectations."

Organizations do not need to focus on eye health to qualify for the program. To be considered as a grant recipient, all candidates must comply with the following:

  • The organization must be a 501(c)(3) organization and must be able to provide a valid tax ID number.
  • The organization's local office must be within 30 miles of the nominating practice's primary location.
  • Applications must be completed and submitted online.
  • The deadline to submit an application is 11:59 p.m. EDT on August 31, 2017.

For more information or to submit an application, visit

ABB OPTICAL GROUP is a trusted business partner and leading distributor of optical products in the United States. The company supplies nearly two-thirds of eye care professionals across the country with brand name contact lenses, fully customizable gas permeable and custom specialty soft contact lenses, ophthalmic lenses and more. The company's Digital Eye Lab is a fully automated optical lab dedicated to freeform digital lens fabrication. ABB OPTICAL GROUP also offers practice building services such as pricing strategy tools, business reviews, annual supply staff training and e-commerce solutions. For additional information, visit

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