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Society for the Blind Receives $25K Grant from ECMC Foundation’s Go! Program

The ECMC Foundation’s GO! Program recently awarded Society for the Blind a $25,000 grant to expand its academic program for children who are blind or have low vision and increase their educational outcomes. Grant funding will help Society for the Blind provide Braille literacy classes, an After-School Academy and accessible STEM workshops through its CareersPLUS […]

Upcoming Events View All »

July 21, 2019 - July 27, 2019

CareersPLUS Summer Mid-week Seminar

Jul
24

July 24, 2019 — 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
At Society for the Blind Training Room

Society for the Blind Music Support Group

Jul
24

July 24, 2019 — 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
At Society for the Blind

Society for the Blind Music Support Group

Jul
26

July 26, 2019 — 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
At Society for the Blind

July 28, 2019 - August 3, 2019

Transit and Travel Workshop Part 4

Jul
29

July 29, 2019 — 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
At Society for the Blind

Yoga

Jul
29

July 29, 2019 — 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
At Society for the Blind Training Room

CareersPLUS Summer Mid-week Seminar

Jul
31

July 31, 2019 — 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
At Society for the Blind Training Room

Society for the Blind Music Support Group

Jul
31

July 31, 2019 — 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
At Society for the Blind

Society for the Blind Music Support Group

Aug
2

August 2, 2019 — 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
At Society for the Blind

Shari’s Vision View All »

Shared Vision Sacramento – Ensuring Freedom and Independence

A record number of people are expected to be traveling over the 4th of July holiday, be it by car, plane or rail. Maybe that trip is just across town or maybe it’s across the country, but having the freedom to travel when and where we want is something to be treasured. For people with […]

Assistive Aspirations View All »

When Technology Just Works, it Makes All the Difference

By Aser Tolentino, Assistive Technology Instructor When working in the accessibility field, there’s nothing truly as fulfilling as seeing something just work the way it’s supposed to for people who never thought they’d be able to do something that was once very fundamental to their identity. Sometimes, all of the tools to make that happen […]

an image of a person's hand using a braille device with a green overlay and the words 'Donate Now'
an image of a blind persons feet as they use a white cane to walk along a path with a purple overlay and the words 'When you meet a blind person'