In the Community

Take your Child to Work Day

On Tuesday, July 10, VBA played host to an awesome group of our team members’ children for a summer edition of Take your Child to Work Day. The goal of the day? To teach the group different aspects of operating a business. The kids were…

Supporting Paws with a Cause

Here at VBA, we strive to make a difference in our community. In the early months of 2017, we decided to lending a helping hand to an organization that helps those in need. The mission of Paws with a Cause® is to enhance the independence…

World Sight Day

Did you know 4 out of 5 people who are blind across the world could have avoided blindness? Whether their loss of sight was a result of eye injury or eye disease, so many people can avoid unnecessary blindness. Since October 12, 2017 is World…

VBA’s New Location

If you haven’t already heard, we’re excited to announce- we moved! VBA’s corporate office is now in Carnegie, Pennsylvania. VBA’s President and CEO, Jim Davies, is excited about the opportunity to grow in our new space.  “Carnegie puts VBA in closer proximity to the airport…

Solar Eclipse 2017

The solar eclipse was the topic of discussion all over America on August 21, as it was the first total solar eclipse to unfold from coast to coast in almost a century. Before the phenomenon began here in Pittsburgh, we stopped by to present to…

Children’s Eye Health and Safety

August is here and that means another school year is about to begin! We all know that kids are required to have immunizations and check-ups before starting the school year, but don’t forget about an eye exam! As August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety…

Save Your Vision Month

The American Optometric Association (AOA) designates the month of March as National Save Your Vision Month in an effort to promote eye health. This year, the Association wants to shine a light on the impact that blue light has on vision health. What is Blue…

Why you Should Offer Voluntary Benefits

The importance of offering benefits in the workplace continues to rise, but the cost of offering company-paid benefits also continues to increase. Voluntary benefits offer a great option. As an employer, you’re still able to offer your employees great benefits for a fair price, at…