On 11th April 2009, Hino Indonesia donated Hino Dutro Mobile Clinic to Yayasan Kemanusiaan Indonesia run by doctors under The John Fawcett Foundation. This foundation is an Australian charity which works in Indonesia to provide free eye cataract surgery and prevent blindness. The Mobile clinic is designed to conduct cataract operation in a sterile environment.
The doctors conduct mass screening of children and elderly in villages of Bali and Lombok islands. The foundation distributes free eye glasses, treat patients with eye infections, conduct eye surgery and also conducts facial correction for needy children with birth defects. Since the donation of the Mobile Clinic, the Foundation's sight restoration and blindness prevention projects have expanded considerably, both in numbers of patients assisted and in geographical area. John Fawcett Foundation team is now able to reach more people in remote areas which helps elderly or physically impaired persons who are incapable of traveling long distances or may not have funds to travel to the big cities for medication.
The Foundation's team work has become more effective and in the period of 2009 till end August 2010, the medical team has screened 182,095 village people with eye problems, distributed 135,702 pairs of glasses and operated 3,710 cataract blind people on Hino mobile eye clinic. The Mobile Eye Clinic is a sustainable facility which will be continuously used by John Fawcett Foundation.