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Texas Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center (TLERC)
2550 Flynt Av
Midland, TX   79701

Please contact center prior to sending large quantities of glasses (more than 1,000 pair).

Hours of operation: 

Monday through Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm  (08:00 - 17:00)
Tel: 432-683-3611
Fax: 432-684-7674 

Ike Fitzgerald, PDG, CEO
Tel: 432-682-7074
Tel: 432-683-3611

Carolyn Keskitalo PDG, CEO
Tel: 361-779-7168
Tel: 432-683-3611

Marshall Cooper, PID 


The center organizes optical training teams composed of Lions, doctors and opticians to work with Lions of multiple districts in developing countries. TLERC has developed the following training programs:

How to create and operate an optical clinic with used eyeglasses;
How to create and operate a new and used eyeglass distribution center;
How to create and operate a finishing lab;
Pedivision Screen

Low Vision

To date, Lions in the following countries have received training: US, Guyana, Guatemala, Mexico, El Salvador, Honduras, Africa and Italy.

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