Groupe Essilor donates $500,000 to the School of Optometry

November 22, 2016

On November 21, Pierre Bertrand, President of Groupe Essilor, presented a donation of $500,000 to the School of Optometry on behalf of his company.

This generous contribution from Groupe Essilor will allow for the construction of a new optometry clinic and provide lenses to L’extension, an interfaculty centre providing social, academic and health support to families in Park Extension.

Attending the presentation ceremony was Jean Charest, Vice-Rector of Human Resources and Planning, Raymond Lalande, Vice-Rector, Alumni, Partnership and Philanthropic Relations, and Christian Casanova, Director of the School of Optometry.

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