Inland Northwest Lighthouse (INL)

INL: The VIP Experience

INL Production Worker Eugene Daily assembling wallboards

You are cordially invited to join Inland Northwest Lighthouse (INL) for a special VIP experience!

As a Very Important Partner in our mission, you understand the impact INL has had on our community by creating jobs and offering training programs for people who are blind here in Spokane.

Now, you can be a part of this unique VIP Experience which includes a catered lunch, brief presentation about INL, and a chance to work alongside INL employees to build your very own wallboard. Make it personal and take home a dry-erased white board signed by blind employees who manufacture them for the federal government.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Inland Northwest Lighthouse – 6405 N Addison Street, Spokane, WA 99208

A $250 donation is requested.

To RSVP for this impactful VIP experience, please contact Shawn Dobbs at 509-487-0405 or

Address: 6405 N. Addison Street | Spokane, WA 99208 [map]

Main: (509) 487-0405

From left to right: INL workers Rodney Christiansen, Jennifer Marshall, Maria Bradford (sitting), Ron Cook, David Guy, Karl Schaeffler, Mike Robinson

The first satellite operation of The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc., the Inland Northwest Lighthouse (INL) has helped to expand job opportunities to blind people across Washington State. Hiring the first blind employee at INL in June 2008, today we employ 52 blind individuals in Spokane and plan to add more jobs in the year to come. Products currently manufactured at the INL include Quartet/SKILCRAFT co-branded wallboards, hanging file folders, spring-back binders, paper trimmers, and dry-erase easels.

INL Production workers Jeremy Stanton (left) and Mark Shively (right)The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc. relies on generous community members to sustain and grow employment opportunities for blind people in the Eastern Washington area. To find out how you can help, please contact Development and Public Relations Director Shawn Dobbs at (509) 487-0405 or via e-mail at

We are always looking to create new partnerships and relationships with people and organizations that will help us advance our mission of providing employment and services for those who are blind, Deaf-Blind and blind with other disabilities. If you are interested in our hiring process, or have questions about our facility, please contact our Director of Recruiting Kevin Daniel at 1-800-914-7307 or

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