Most existing programs for the BVI remain perpetually behind in all levels of student support, lacking the critical resources needed for the student’s basic health and educational needs. These are fundamental rights! There are approximately 1,500 BVI students who are critically need of these educational tools!
Provide all of the necessary educational tools for BVI students to be successful in school.
Included in the backpack are: Braille Slate/Stylus, Braille Watch, Braille Ruler, Abacus, Folding White Cane, Braille Geometry Kit. To date we have funded and distributed approximately 250 BVI backpacks. Some of these backpacks have been provided in partnership with Rotary Clubs who have sponsored backpacks.