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Lighthouse Learning Center for Children™
Miami Lighthouse has launched a new learning center for visually impaired
children from birth through pre-kindergarten. This Lighthouse Learning
Center for Children™ will provide specialized early intervention and
training to help “level the playing field” when these visually impaired
children enter the public school system.
Click here to learn more.
Celebrating 85 Years of Hope, Confidence and
October 26th, 2016
See the Light Luncheon
Miami Lighthouse continues
celebrating its 85th year of serving the blind and visually
impaired at our annual See the Light luncheon taking place on
Wednesday, October 26th at Riviera Country Club. Join more than
250 community leaders and philanthropists this year to raise
funds for Miami Lighthouse.
January 28th, 2017 The 85th Diamond Anniversary Gala
The Grand Celebration of the 85th anniversary of Miami
Lighthouse, Florida's oldest and largest private agency serving
the blind and visually impaired, will take place at the historic
Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables on January 28th 2017.
In the News
Pauline Winick, a Job Coach Who Knows How to Help Job Seekers with Vision
Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, VisionAware's
When Pauline Winick was Executive Vice President of the NBA's Miami
Heat, she admired how great coaches like Pat Riley got the best out of
each player. Now she is emulating his locker room speeches as a job coach
for the Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired. Her clients
may have felt sidelined for a while as a result of vision loss, but she
wants them to "suit up" in Lighthouse classrooms and immerse themselves in
Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired featured at
Florida Blue Selects
Foundation Miami Lighthouse For The Blind To Bring Low Vision
Services To Underserved Seniors Affected By Age-Related Eye Disease
Florida Blue Foundation has announced that Miami Lighthouse for the
Blind and Visually Impaired (MLB) has been awarded a three-year grant for
the purpose of implementing the project “Bringing Low Vision Assessments
to Underserved Populations and Training Professionals to Work with Seniors
Affected by Age-Related Eye Disease.”
Miami Lighthouse Among Top 2% Of Nonprofits In The Nation
Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired has is in the top
two percent of U.S. charities, receiving its eighth consecutive 4-star
rating, the highest rating possible, from Charity Navigator in recognition
of its ability to efficiently manage and grow its finances.
Comcast Launches Talking TV Guide for Visually Impaired Spanish Speakers
Comcast debuted its new Spanish “Talking Guide” feature at a luncheon
Thursday at the Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired.
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