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Sustainable eyewear made from recycled plastic water bottles in Flint, Michigan. Be the change you want to see.
Sustainable eyewear made from recycled plastic water bottles in Flint, Michigan. Be the change you want to see.
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    Be The Change

    Every little bit counts! Help us bring our first frames to life and we will bring you along on the journey to #BeTheChange

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    Community Mural Partner

    Support the beautification of Flint. We will include your name in a collaborative mural we paint in Flint with the Flint Public Art Project.

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    1x Genusee glasses - Kickstarter Special

    Save $30 off the planned retail price of $129.

    Be The Change with Genusee.

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    Two Pack Special

    Get TWO pairs of Genusee frames for $70 off the retail price of $258 ($129 individually)

    You can mix and match your colors & lenses.

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    Glasses for Life Membership

    Your support and belief in our mission means the world to us!

    For your extreme support we will provide you with glasses for life. That's right, once a year you can get a new pair of optical or sunglasses when you trade in your old frames.

    To start you off you will receive 2 pairs of your choosing. Every year you are entitled to one new frame style and lenses (includes single vision prescription or UV tinted sun lens or readers - high index, blue filter, or progressives will be available at a competitive additional cost)

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    Named in Your Honor

    Your support and belief in our mission means the world to us!

    To start you off you will receive 4 pairs of your choosing. Every year you are entitled to one new frame style and lenses (includes single vision prescription or UV tinted sun lens or readers - high index, blue filter, or progressives will be available at a competitive additional cost)

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    1x Genusee glasses - Super Early Bird

    Save $50 off the planned retail price of $129.

    Be The Change with Genusee.

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    • Lens: SV Prescription or UV Tinted Sun or Readers (Choose Later)
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    1x Genusee glasses - Early Bird

    Save $40 off the planned retail price of $129.

    Be The Change with Genusee.

    Includes:
    • 1x Genusee Frames (Choose Color Later)
    • Lens: SV Prescription or UV Tinted Sun or Readers (Choose Later)
    • Polishing Bag
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    Earth Day Special

    Save $30 off the planned retail price of $129.

    Celebrate Earth Day with Genusee. For every purchase made on Earth Day we will plant a tree in Flint.

    Be The Change with Genusee.

    Includes:
    • 1x Genusee Frames (Choose Color Later)
    • Lens: SV Prescription or UV Tinted Sun or Readers (Choose Later)
    • Polishing Bag
    • 1x Tree Planted in Flint in your honor
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