Community Outreach

Part of our mission at the San Diego County Optometric Society is to serve the public through excellence in community service, education, and leadership. Our member doctors participate in many philanthropic events through out the year. These include volunteering at various clinic, health fairs, and vision screenings as well as organizing and attending fundraisers for local and national eye care organizations.

Volunteer Opportunities include:

Monarch School Screening
Contact Robert Meisel OD for more information at

Lion’s Optometric Clinic
1805 Upas St, San Diego, CA 92103
Volunteer OD’s needed for 9:00am to 1:00pm shifts throughout the year
Call the clinic 619-298-5273

Glasses Donation:
Doctors interested in donating glasses to the Lions Optometric Vision Clinic (LOVC) please bring them to a
CE meeting or contact Nancy-Jo at 619-663-8439 to make arrangements for delivery.

Speakers Bureau:
SDCOS keeps a list of all doctors willing to speak in front of groups about various topics, do home visits
for patients and assist in student mentoring. ODs interested in the Speakers Bureau, Home Visits,
Student mentoring, and Low Vision OD’s, please contact Nancy-Jo at 619-663-8439