LightHouse For The Blind Prepares Bigger, Better Mid-Market Headquarters Dubbed the LightHouse Center of Excellence, the new Mid-Market headquarters will offer a fitness center, industrial-sized kitchen, dorms for students in the intensive training program and a new and improved store where tools and high-tech gadgets that ... #fitwolverine http://hoodline.com/2016/03/lighthouse-for-the-blind-prepares-bigger-better-mid-market-headquarters
Metal-Lockers-For-Job-Facilities: XPB Locker recently installed three bays of metal lockers in the Lighthouse for the Blind, located in San Antonio, Texas. The lockers were installed in the facility to provide workers with personal storage units. This installation was completed before the facility opened in anticipation of new initiatives undertaken by the Lighthouse for the Blind on behalf of visually impaired persons
A typical printed or electronic map isn’t of much use for blind and visually impaired people. LightHouse for the Blind specializes in conveying “visual” info...
Dan Mancina is showing off his skating skills to challenge presumptions people may have about blind people. The 29-year-old hopes to win a grant to fund a global tour as an ambassador for blind ambition from the LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired institute. http://mashable.com/2017/02/08/blind-skater-humans-amazing/?utm_cid=sv-nextup-right#iX.4K07cIOqh
Steve began working at the Seattle Lighthouse for the Blind after attending the University of Wisconsin. Yet his desire to be near family brought him back to Wisconsin. He applied for a job at Industries for the Blind ten years ago, and initially was hired in the customer service area. As an inside sales associate, he understands that the sales he makes generate jobs for others who are blind. “I know every transaction I make keeps someone employed,” he says. “That’s what keeps me going.”