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A Firsthand Account of the School Tour Program

July 7th, 2015

In my fourth grade year at Laurelhurst Elementary, we took a field trip that changed my life. One sunny morning in Mrs. Dublin’s class, she announced that we would be going to The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. I thought this was an interesting choice, and was curious as to what it would be like. […]

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 […]

Congressman Rick Larsen visits Seattle Lighthouse

September 25th, 2012

U.S. Congressman Rick Larsen, from the Washington State 2nd congressional district, visited the Seattle Lighthouse on Monday, September 24th.  He met Lighthouse employees from Aerospace, GSA, Communications, and the Contact Center as he walked through our facility.  Employees shared their stories of how they came to work at the Lighthouse, as well as the various […]

The Seattle Lighthouse Expands Fragrant Garden for the Blind and Deaf-Blind

July 10th, 2009

Interest in fragrant plants is growing locally and nationally, and Seattle Lighthouse’s Ethel L. Dupar Fragrant Garden is on the cutting edge of this trend! As the only year-round display garden dedicated to fragrant plants in Seattle, the garden is designed expressly for the enjoyment of people who are blind, Deaf-Blind, or who have other […]


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