SHORT HILLS, NJ - New Eyes for the Needy, a Short Hills based non-profit, has received a substantial matching gift for donations received in the year-end fund raising appeal. An anonymous donor will match all donations received through January, 2017 (up to $100,000).

Founded in 1932, New Eyes has been able to assist over 8 million children and adults in financial need live better lives through the gift of clear vision. New Eyes purchases new prescription glasses through a voucher program for children and adults in the United States who cannot afford glasses on their own. New Eyes also collects, recycles and distributes donated glasses through aid organizations to people overseas in developing countries. To donate or volunteer, please go to