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Foundation Board Members Needed – Help Create Jobs!

July 15th, 2015

For 97 years, The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. has provided jobs, independence, and empowerment for individuals who are blind, DeafBlind, and blind with other disabilities in our community. As a nonprofit social enterprise, our mission is: To create and enhance opportunities for independence and self-sufficiency for people who are blind, DeafBlind, and blind with other disabilities. […]

A message from Foundation Board President Barbara Ross

February 9th, 2015

Greetings, I am honored to have the opportunity to serve as Seattle Lighthouse for the Blind Foundation Board President for the upcoming term. Our mission is powerful and deserving of support. My oldest daughter has been a Lighthouse employee in manufacturing for 27 years and her favorite days are work days. Those of us who […]

A New Kind of Fundraiser: Dim Sum Dining

November 19th, 2014

“The idea was to have fun eating Chinese dim sum while raising money to support the Lighthouse’s mission to create and enhance opportunities for independence and self-sufficiency of people who are blind, Deaf-Blind, and blind with other disabilities,” said Howie Dickerman, Seattle Lighthouse for the Blind Foundation Board President. We would like to say thank […]

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 […]

Cheers to Lighthouse Supporters who Raised a Glass at Guest Bartender Night

August 22nd, 2013

Submitted by Howie Dickerman, Seattle Lighthouse for the Blind Foundation Board President I never thought that bartending would be part of my duties as Board President for Seattle Lighthouse for the Blind Foundation, but I got the chance to do just that on August 14th.  50 North in Seattle invited the Lighthouse to benefit from […]

Brett Lewis: Judo Gold Medalist and Sensei

February 26th, 2013

Developed in Japan in 1882, Judo is a mutually beneficial sport for everyone involved, including blind and visually impaired athletes. Meaning “the gentle way” Judo requires a lot of self-discipline, structure, and strategy. Brett Lewis, the keynote speaker for the Seattle Lighthouse for the Blind Foundation’s 2013 Redefining Vision Luncheon on March 27, knows first-hand […]


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