A Listening Session with IndependenceFirst Advocacy Teams Are there barriers preventing you from living an independent life? Attend one of the upcoming community outreach sessions hosted by IndependenceFirst and share your insight and concerns. Hear about… Read More about What can advocacy do for you?
Thank you to FOX6 News Milwaukee for covering our Beep Baseball event. And special thanks to our partners at MSOE Baseball‘s for your awesome collaboration and hosting of this opportunity for youth with vision… Read More about Children with visual impairments take part in ‘beep baseball’ with MSOE players
Over 100 community volunteers, board members and corporate partners share their time and talents with Vision Forward each year. From supporting our teachers in the classroom to lending a hand at events, each and… Read More about Volunteers are AWESOME!
Children’s vision loss is at the center of our teaching. Colleen Kickbush, Teacher of the Visually Impaired, shares her insight. What is unique about Vision Forward’s early learning programs? Our vision services are unmatched… Read More about Specialized Children’s Services
Monumental Moments As an infant, Zy’aire was diagnosed with Optic Nerve Hypoplasia. He doesn’t have functional vision, but does have some limited light perception. For the past three years, Zy’aire has been working with… Read More about YOU make an impact
Vision Forward Association Scholarship The Board of Directors of the Vision Forward Association Foundation has established a scholarship to benefit blind and visually impaired students in Wisconsin. Scholarship money must be used for tuition…. Read More about Vision Forward Announces Scholarship Opportunities
Unique interactive event gives youth who are blind a hands-on learning experience at the Milwaukee Public Museum
March 14, 2018 For Immediate Release 16th ANNUAL “BRAILLE GAMES” SET FOR MARCH 15 AT THE MILWAUKEE PUBLIC MUSEUM Unique interactive braille activity sponsored by Wisconsin Talking Book and Braille Library (WTBBL), Audio &… Read More about Unique interactive event gives youth who are blind a hands-on learning experience at the Milwaukee Public Museum
National segment highlights assistive technology that creates possibilities for people who are blind
Contact: Dena Fellows, Marketing Director Vision Forward Association 414-615-0134 • cell 414-526-7998 • *protected email* February 26, 2018 For Immediate Release National segment highlights assistive technology that creates possibilities for people who are blind MILWAUKEE,… Read More about National segment highlights assistive technology that creates possibilities for people who are blind
January 8, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Vision Forward Association honored to receive $100,000 gift from Brandt’s estate A generous gift of $100,000 from the estate of Robert A. “Bo” Brandt was made to Vision… Read More about Vision Forward receives gift to benefit people with Macular Degeneration
Thank you to all the staff, presenters, participants and volunteers that helped to make this year’s #VisionConnections the best one yet! Special thanks to FOX6’s Carl Deffenbaugh, FOX6 News Milwaukee, for the time and interest… Read More about Vision Connections featured on Fox 6