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Colorado Lions KidSight Program

The mission of the Colorado Lions KidSight Program is to provide early detection and facilitate treatment of vision impairments in Colorado's young children through screening and public education. The program provides free vision screening for children six months through six years in Colorado.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
2
Full Time Staff:
1
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
400
Retention Rate:
100%

Kristine Fuster, Follow-up Coordinator
Start Date: 2017

Kristine conducts follow-up with schools and sites to ensure that children identified with vision problems have received treatment.

Holly Rutherford-Allen, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2010

Ms. Rutherford-Allen started her position with Colorado Lions KidSight Program on September 16, 2010. She brings extensive experience to advocating for children's needs. Past positions include serving as the Manager of Annual Giving and Membership Manager of Girl Scouts - Mile Hi Council. She holds a Master's degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an undergraduate degree from the College of William and Mary. She is also a member of the Chatfield Lions Club.

Michele Remley-Hanna, Database Coordinator
Start Date: 2009

Ms. Remley-Hanna coordinates the database information for the Colorado Lions KidSight Program. She is responsible for completion of all reports to vision screening sites.

Boards

Board Type:
Local
Meetings per Year:
4
Term Length:
3 years
Term Limit:
2 terms
Total # of Board Members:
9
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
8
Male:
1
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
8
Hispanic or Latino:
2
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
1
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

2

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

100%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

100%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

0%

Nonprofit completed the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Excellence in Principles & Practices Recognition Program?

No

Committees

Audit
Development / Fund Development / Fund Raising / Grant Writing / Major Gifts
Finance & Administration
Strategic Planning / Strategic Direction

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