Simon Eye’s Social Commitment



At Simon Eye, we are committed to the communities where we live and work. Exceptional eye care begins in early childhood-that’s why we work to provide education about eye-care related issues to patients of all ages!

Recent Events

University of Delaware Presentation

Dr. Tara Yerkes enjoyed speaking to students at the University of Delaware. All of our doctors enjoy serving the community while sharing their knowledge.

Delaware School of Nursing Association

Dr. Troy Raber enjoyed speaking at the Delaware School of Nursing Association meeting in Rehoboth. All of our doctors enjoy the opportunity to share their vast knowledge with the community.

Simon Eye Sponsoring UD Basketball

Simon Eye was proud to sponsor a UD Basketball game on December 31, 2023. Shown here is our Marketing Manager accepting a signed Basketball.

Southern Region Heart Walk

Simon Eye sponsored a table and a Team at the American Heart Association’s Heartwalk for the Southern Region. Thank you to all who stopped by to visit us.

Fox Run Easter Egg Hunt

Our Bear location was honored to participate in the Fox Run Easter Egg hunt. We loved seeing all the new and familiar faces.

Milford Community Expo

Dr. Bethany Lewallen and Dr. Troy Raber enjoyed the conversation and comraderie with the Milford Community. Both doctors are serving patients in the Milford area.

Girls on the Run

Simon Eye is proud to sponsor Girls on the Run. Congratulations to the team of young ladies on their completion of the season and 5k Fun Run.

Kids smiling at a purple booth with a Simon Eye employee.

Fox Run Fall Festival

Simon Eye enjoys the opportunity to share in fun fall activities. It was a pleasure to see so many of our patients and neighbors at the Fox Run Fall Festival.

group of people sitting at tables in auditorium

Junior Achievement Career Panel

Our HR and Marketing team had the pleasure of speaking with students at William Penn High School about soft skills and how to prepare for a career after high school.

Two women standing near a Special Olympics banner.

Special Olympics

Dr. Lisa Draper and Julia Smith volunteered for the Special Olympics Opening Eyes program on June 25th. They did an amazing job providing comprehensive eye exams to help those in the Special Olympics and also to those who have intellectual

Family on grass and in front of a track.

Ryan's Race

Simon Eye was honored to be a sponsor for Ryan's Race. Ryan was a patient at Simon Eye before he passed away from a congenital heart condition. Pictured above: Dr. Yerkes and her family after running the 5K in Odessa, DE.

Group of people holding a "Fighting Childhood Cancer" banner.

Charter School of Wilmington Charterthon

Simon Eye had the opportunity to support the Charter School of Wilmington's Charterthon. Our donation went to the B+ Foundation to help fight childhood cancer.

Working with local organizations and community events, our team of physicians and staff are able to improve the understanding of eye health and care through vision screenings in schools, local fairs and more. Our social commitment is personal — as we want our services to benefit everyone in the community, from patients to neighbors.

Pictured on the right: Dr. Lisa Draper giving a guest lecture at the University of Delaware, speaking on career opportunities in Optometry.

Woman sharing a presentation to a group of students.

Quality Care for All Ages

Our staff and physicians are committed to helping each patient bring their world into focus so they can achieve and enjoy all life has to offer, from children to seniors!

Pictured on the left: Simon Eye, was a sponsor at the 20th Annual Diabetes Wellness Expo held on May 10, 2022 in Harrington, Delaware.

A group of tables one labeled Simon Eye.

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