Eyes on America Foundation Honorees

The Eyes On America Foundation hosted its 7th Annual Fund Raising Reception to raise funds for donated cataract surgeries for those with low income and the underinsured, announced Honorary Chairpersons Carolyn and John Yurtchuk, Founder Dr. Kenneth Anthone, Medical Director Dr. Ephraim Atwal and Board Member Dr. Amar Atwal.

Photo left to right Friday at Russell’s in Lancaster, N.Y. are: Master of Ceremonies and Buffalo Bills star Lou Piccone, Eyes On America Board Member Dr. Amar Atwal, Honoree Dr. Robert Smolinski, U.B.M.D., Orthopaedics, Honoree Rema Hanash, Director of Resource Development, United Way, Buffalo, Honoree Ken Houseknecht, Executive Director, Mental Health Advocates of W.N.Y., Eyes On America Founder Dr. Kenneth Anthone and former Erie County Executive Edward J. Rutkowski.

The honorees received Community Service Awards for enhancing the quality of life in Western New York.