Mary

Mary Tyler Moore vision initiative

Join us in making Mary’s dream of a world without vision loss from diabetes a reality.

Our Purpose

Accelerate the Cure for Vision Loss and
Blindness from Diabetes;
530 Million People Worldwide at Risk

The Mary Tyler Moore Vision Initiative has produced our first PSA campaign to drive support for the advancement of medical research to preserve and restore vision in people with diabetes

Narrated by Kevin Kline, the PSA includes remarks by Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon

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1 Billion

people with diabetes by 2050 and at risk of vision loss and blindness

The Mary Tyler Moore Vision Initiative (MTM Vision) is a one-of-a-kind non-profit uniting the world in the fight against diabetes-related vision loss and blindness. MTM Vision enables significant research breakthroughs and supports global scientific collaboration to realize Mary’s dream of a world without vision loss and blindness from diabetes.

MTM Vision brings together global leaders and innovators from diverse fields, including universities, pharmaceutical and medical device companies, government agencies, tech firms, the entertainment industry, and people and families with diabetes, all to advance research for a cure for diabetic retinal disease.”

OUR PURPOSE
1 Billion
OUR PURPOSE

Mary’s spirit was a beacon. Let’s honor her extraordinary life by making her dream of a world without vision loss from diabetes a reality.”

— S. Robert Levine MD, Mary's Husband

MARY'S STORY