Like us on Facebook and Twitter721 Boulevard Street Shreveport, LA 71104318.222.7999 fax 318.222.8779WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE?Donate the gift of sightThe Louisiana Lions Eye Bank is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to help in the restoration of sight to the visually impaired. How do we do this? We match donors with surgeons who are seeking corneas for transplant for their patients.It is hard to think about donation at the time of death when families are grieving. Because of time constraints, it is vital that we gain their consent as quickly as we can. This is where you can make a huge difference by registering now to become a donor, and making your family members aware of your wishes. This makes it a lot easier for them. In talking with your family, use this information from this site to answer any questions they may have in advance. Click Here to be in the know on whats going on at The Eye BankBe a Donor Today!I have some questions and concerns about being a donor....•What is the cost to become a donor? There is never a cost to the donor or the donor's family.•Will it delay the funeral services? The recovery procedure itself takes only about 30 minutes, therefore, will not cause any delay.•Will it affect the appearance of the body? The technicians reconstruct the eye so that no one can tell there has been a removal.