Welcome George Abbott to The Lighthouse for the Blind Inc. Board of Trustees

October 28th, 2014

We’re honored to welcome George Abbott to The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. Board of Trustees. George was born blind due to under-developed optic nerves. He grew up in a suburb of Chicago, and after finishing high school earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Finance with a minor in Economics from Northern Illinois University (NIU). […]

Spokane Practices Safe Travel on the 50th Anniversary of National White Cane Safety Day

October 21st, 2014

On October 6, 1964, a joint resolution was passed by the Congress of the United States and signed by then President Lyndon B. Johnson designating October 15th of each year as National White Cane Safety Day. White Cane Safety Day is commemorated annually to highlight the importance of the white cane as a symbol of […]

Seattle to Portland Bike Ride to Support Jobs for People who are Blind

June 26th, 2014

A Message from Kirk Greene, Member of the Board of Trustees for The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. Dear friends,   Three weeks from now, my son Brett and I will be participating in the 210 mile Seattle-to-Portland bicycle ride.  This 60-year-old guy has been training for a year to prepare for the event, putting […]

Thanks for Celebrating INL’s Expansion Grand Opening Fiesta!

May 14th, 2014

Thank you to those who supported the Inland Northwest Lighthouse (INL) Expansion Fiesta. Over 200 people from across the state of Washington gathered at our Addison Street location to celebrate the official grand opening of our newly expanded facility and increased jobs for people who are blind in Spokane. The fiesta included a bounce castle and […]

Bollywood Event to Benefit Seattle Lighthouse for the Blind Foundation

February 4th, 2014

Prashanthi Chitre Institute of Performing Arts (PCIPA) presents Elements Dance Show this weekend, February 8th and 9th, at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. For the first time ever, some of Seattle’s best Bollywood talent have partnered with Sandip Soparrkar, an internationally-acclaimed choreographer, to create a unique dance show ‘ELEMENTS’ to benefit three nonprofit organizations including Seattle […]

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