Dining in the Dark 2019

Join us Saturday, June 1, 2019, at the White River Conference Center

VRCO is excited to bring back this unique experience to the Springfield community. This evening allows participants to have an eye-opening glimpse into the lives of those living significant vision loss. It will include a cocktail reception, masked dining experience, and program. Event proceeds will help VRCO continue to magnify the quality of life for patients of all ages, living with significant vision loss, regardless of ability to pay.

Cocktail Hour: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Seated Dinner: 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Jennifer Rothschild + Program: 8:30 – 10:00 p.m.

Register now!

Questions?
Contact Cassidy Palmer at ccoiner@vrco.org or 417-300-1260 for sponsorship opportunities and individual ticket sales.

*Cocktail attire

MSU Auction Night

Join Us for the First Annual MSU Fraternity Auction Night

Join us for our First Annual MSU Fraternity Auction Night to benefit people of all ages with vision impairment in the Ozarks.

When:

Thursday, April 11, 2019 | 7:00pm–10:00pm

  • Cocktail Hour: 7-8pm
  • Program: 8-8:30pm
  • Auction: 8:30-10pm

Where:

Moon Town Crossing
3060 N. Kentwood Ave.
Springfield, MO 65803

Cost:

$10 per guest in advance or $15 at the door.

Purchase your tickets today!

Sponsorship

For more information or sponsorship opportunities, contact Cassidy Coiner at ccoiner@vrco.org or call 417-300-1260.

Ladies Night Out Bunco Tournament

Annual Ladies Night Bunco Tournament

Ladies, call your friends, mothers, sisters, cousins, aunts, grandmas, EVERYONE you can think of because its time to roll the dice for some awesome prizes!

Head over to Ballroom World and join us for an evening of food, drinks, and fun. You won’t want to miss this awesome event! Never played Bunco before? That is OKAY. We will go over the rules before we start.

When:

Thursday, September 13, 2018
6:00pm-9:00pm

Where:

Ballroom World
1911 Glenstone Avenue
Springfield, MO 65804

Cost:

$20 per person.

Registration:

Registration deadline is September 6, 2018.

Register now!

Sponsorship

For sponsorship opportunities or to donate, contact Cassidy Coiner at ccoiner@vrco.org or call 417-300-1260.

Golfers participating in the annual golf fundraiser for VRCO

17th Annual Memorial Sight Saving Scramble Golf Tournament

Can you believe it’s the 17th Annual Golf Tournament benefiting Vision Rehabilitation Center of the Ozarks? We can’t either!

This year is going to be packed full of all your favorite Sight Scramble events in the past. Whether you want to become a sponsor or just get a team together, make sure you don’t miss this awesome event.

When:

Monday, October 22, 2018
11:30 a.m. – Registration
12:00 p.m. – Clubhouse lunch
1:00 p.m. – Shotgun start
5:00 p.m. – After-party at Millwood

Where:

Millwood Golf & Racquet Club
3700 East Millwood Drive
Ozark, MO 65721

Cost:

The four-person scramble is $400 per team and includes green fees, golf cart, clubhouse lunch, driving range, and after-party.

Registration:

Registration deadline is Wednesday, October 18, 2018.

Register now!

Sponsorship

For sponsorship opportunities or to register a four-person team, contact Cassidy Coiner at ccoiner@vrco.org or call 417-300-1260.

Dining in the Dark 2018

Saturday, April 7, 2018

White River Conference Center

VRCO is excited to bring back this unique experience to the Springfield community. This evening allows participants to have an eye-opening glimpse into the lives of those living significant vision loss. It will include a cocktail reception, masked dining experience, and program. Event proceeds will help VRCO continue to magnify the quality of life for patients of all ages, living with significant vision loss, regardless of ability to pay.

Register now!

Questions?
Contact Wendy Jackson at wjackson@vrco.org or 417-831-0555 for sponsorship opportunities and individual ticket sales. View the 2018 Sponsor Guide.

Registration deadline is Friday, April 2nd, 2018.

*Cocktail attire

Event Sponsors:

     Judy Beisner, Tauber Ophthalmic Research of America.

Pay your post-care balance online with the CareCredit credit card

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We proudly accept the CareCredit credit card to help you finance your healthcare needs. Now you can use Pay My Provider, a new online payment solution from CareCredit, to pay outstanding balances quickly and securely. Special financing options are available.*

With CareCredit you can choose to reserve your cash and free up your general-purpose credit cards for other expenses. Once you have CareCredit, you can use it as often as you want, without reapplying, as long as you have available credit. CareCredit is accepted at more than 200,000 providers nationwide.

Visit Pay My Provider to pay with your CareCredit credit card. Don’t have CareCredit? Apply here or learn more today.

*Subject to credit approval. Minimum monthly payments required. Promotional financing options are available on purchases of $200 or more. Standard Account Terms apply to purchases of less than $200. Promotional financing options available through Pay My Provider may differ from options available in-office. Ask us for details.

Community Open House Thursday, August 27

postcard front open house 2015 

Join us on Thursday, August 27, 2015  between 4:30 and 6:30 pm to learn more.  We will be highlighting our children’s vision services to include our low vision specialists, our agency partners, and Springfield’s new pediatric ophthalmologist! We look forward to seeing you there.

Please RSVP to 417.831.0555.

Dining in the Dark

Join Us For Dining In the Dark

Mercy Clinic Eye Specialists presents Dining In the Dark, Saturday, February 28th, 2015 at University Plaza Hotel

VRCO is excited to bring a new dining experience to the Springfield community. The goal of this unique evening, Dining in the Dark, is to raise awareness of the visually impaired. This evening event is a unique sensory awareness experience that gives an eye-opening glimpse into the lives of those with vision impairment. The event includes a cocktail hour, a masked dinner and an afterglow program with a live auction.

For sponsorship opportunities, please download our Sponsor Guide.

Purchase a table or individual tickets today!

For more information or for special dietary needs and/or food allergies, please contact Stacy Forbis at 417-496-3446 or email stacy.forbis@vrco.org!

A big thank you to our presenting sponsor Mercy Clinic Eye Specialists.

Thank you to our visionary sponsors Judy Beisner, Mattax Neu Prater Eye Center and Missouri Eye Institute.

 

Mattax Neu Prater Color

Missouri Eye Institute

 

Masks underwritten by Tauber Ophthalmic Research of America and Debbie and Dr. Shachar Tauber.

Thank  you to our Candlelight Sponsors Great Southern Bank, Dr. Phil and Jennifer Rothschild, Sunshine Eye Clinic, Vision Clinic and Dr. Debbie Williams.

 

Save the Date

To participate in the golf tournament, please register at http://www.vrco.org/golf/ and pay the $100.00 registration fee by October 20, 2014. After submitting your information, you will be redirected to the PayPal website where you may pay online via credit card.

To sponsor the event, download the “Sponsorship Guide.” Sponsorship Guide or contact Stacy Forbis at 417-496-3446 or stacy.forbis@vrco.org or Wendy Jackson at 417-831-0555 or wjackson@vrco.org

Download the “Event Flyer” to share with friends and co-workers. Event Flyer

Upcoming Events:

Dinner in the Dark, February 2015

Magnifying Quality of Life Celebration Banquet, May 2015