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Eye Doctors of Washington Awards DC Resident Free LASIK as Part of its Good Deeds Campaign
Date:7/6/2009

DC-area resident Adrienne Lo now has 20/20 vision after submitting the winning video for a contest sponsored by a prominent Washington, DC LASIK vision care practice. She’s also proving that a simple, kind gesture to a stranger can brighten someone’s day.

(Vocus) July 6, 2009 -- In tough times, random acts of kindness and gestures of goodwill can go a long way in demonstrating our sense of humanity and compassion toward one another. With that in mind, Eye Doctors of Washington, a large Washington, DC LASIK eye surgery practice decided to sponsor a contest: videotape yourself or someone else spreading a bit of good will, and the winning contestant will receive a free treatment of LASIK to improve their vision and reduce their dependence on corrective eyewear. After posting the finalists for its Changing the Way People See the World contest on its website and inviting the public to vote on the video which people felt best displayed a good deed being performed, DC’s own Adrienne Lo was chosen as the winner.

After hearing about the contest through EDOW’s website, Adrienne seized the opportunity to get LASIK surgery to correct a lifetime of nearsightedness and a resistance to wearing contact lenses (they made her eyes dry). And through the process of filming the video, Adrienne discovered something about herself, and those in her community. “There’s another way of seeing people around you. See them as neighbors, and make a little effort to reach out.”

With help from her boyfriend and another good friend, Adrienne set out among the streets of Washington delivering fl
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