My Visit to Guide Dogs for the Blind and Enchanted Hills

August 23rd, 2010

Recently, I had the opportunity to visit two venerable blindness institutions in Northern California. On July 2nd, my wife Ros and I visited the Guide Dogs for the Blind campus in San Rafael, California. The next day we drove to Enchanted Hills Camp near Napa. Our visit to the guide dog school was my second […]

News from the Government Relations Department at The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc.

August 20th, 2010

Life is always interesting in the Government Relations Department! I am finding that increasing my position as Vice President of Governmental Affairs to full-time definitely helps the Lighthouse be more responsive to fast moving policy issues and requests. In the last few years, the Lighthouse has been involved with several key federal initiatives on a […]

Baseball and Puppies!

July 21st, 2010

Support Guide Dogs for the Blind while enjoying the Mariners vs. Angels baseball game on August 31st! If they reach their goal of selling 600 tickets, they qualify to have a Guide Dog user throw out the first pitch with puppies on the field. As of July 18th, only 123 more tickets need to be […]

The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. to Present the Honorable Cathy McMorris Rodgers with AbilityOne Award

July 2nd, 2010

The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. will be presenting the Honorable Cathy McMorris Rodgers, from the 5th District of Eastern Washington, with an AbilityOne award at the Spokane Indians baseball game this coming Tuesday, July 6, 2010. President and CEO Kirk Adams and Inland Northwest Lighthouse production worker Mark Shively will be presenting the award […]

The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. Completes Taproot Foundation Service Grant

May 11th, 2010

The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc., a non-profit social enterprise and blindness agency, with a team of volunteer marketing and communications professionals, recently completed work on a Key Messaging and Brand Strategies Service Grant awarded by the Taproot Foundation. As a result of the grant, which has an in-kind value of $55,000, the agency will […]

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