Lions Clubs in Massachusetts coordinate eyeglass recycling activities. The used eyeglasses are cleaned and classified by prescription and distributed to children and adults in developing nations. You may donate used prescription or nonprescription glasses or sunglasses. Both plastic and metal frames are accepted.

Lions-sponsored collection boxes may be found at:

  • Pearl Vision
  • Lens Crafters
  • Target Optical
  • Sears Optical
  • Sunglass Hut Stores 

In addition to:

  • Libraries
  • Schools
  • Community Centers
  • Places of Worship
  • Train Stations
  • Coffee Shops
  • Video Stores
  • Optometrists' Offices 
  • Other High Traffic Areas

Contact your local Lions Club for information about where to donate glasses in or near your community.