Comic Vision has been bringing people together since 1999, spreading hope and humour coast to coast and raising a game-changing $9 million for Fighting Blindness Canada, and we can’t stop now!
This year, due to COVID-19, Comic Vision and Last Call bring you a NEW online event filled with the comedy you love, new interactive experiences and unique, online auction items. Presenting… Comedy from the Couch.
Our favourite host, Steve Patterson, will be joined by a few of your fav Comic Vision and Last Call comedian alumni bringing some of their classic comedy clips and sharing in some hilarious “behind the comedy” chats.
Join us from your couch on October 17, 8 PM EST and share a laugh with us while supporting sight-saving research.
About Fighting Blindness Canada
Since 1974, Fighting Blindness Canada (FBC) has been Canada’s leading private funder of vision research.
By identifying the best, most promising research that is driving treatments and cures for blinding eye diseases, they offer hope to Canadians and raise funds to support this essential, sight-saving research.
Over its 45-year history, FBC has invested over $40 million to support vision research and education across Canada: that’s over 200 research grants that have led to over 600 new discoveries in areas such as stem cell research, neuroprotective therapies, technological developments, pharmaceuticals, and gene therapies.
Their commitment to developing vision research funding partnerships in Canada and internationally has helped unlock more than $10 million to drive research forward.