At BrightFocus, we support research to end Alzheimer's disease, macular degeneration, and glaucoma. We are a nonprofit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of the United States, and are working to save mind and sight.
Take a moment to watch our video: "Cure in Mind. Cure in Sight."
We were founded in 1973 and known until Feb. 1, 2013 as the American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF).
A world free from diseases of mind and sight.
BrightFocus funds exceptional scientific research worldwide to defeat Alzheimer’s disease, macular degeneration, and glaucoma and provides expert information on these heartbreaking diseases.