DETROIT (WXYZ) — “Have my eyes checked for type 2 diabetes, prescription for new glasses cause its time and I’m so happy,” said Kathryn Anderson.
If seeing is believing, then Kathryn Anderson is a first-hand supporter of the vision that Malta Dental and Medical Clinic is creating.
WXYZ’s Glenda Lewis asked, “Why come here and why do you think it’s such an assistance to the community?”
“Well, I was here volunteer, and they said they was gonna open up a clinic. I was like well I want to be the first,” said Anderson.
Anderson was Patient #1 on day one of this new free eye exam clinic on Woodward Avenue. Now open the fourth Tuesday of every month here inside the Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan’s works of Mercy Center.
“And why is this important?” asked Lewis.
“Because it’s important, not everybody is fortunate enough to have the resources to