Vision Forward Association received a generous grant from The Racine Community Foundation to expand vision loss services in Racine. An array of programs to address the needs of people living in Racine County… Read More about Vision Forward awarded grant from Racine Community Foundation
Thank you to CBS 58 for stopping by Vision Forward’s Pairings & Pours event this week! For those of you who missed our summer blindfolded beer and food pairing events or are looking for… Read More about Lakefront Brewery guests participate in blind tasting to benefit Vision Forward Association
70% of working age adults reporting significant vision loss are unemployed. As a result, 30% of this population is reported as living below the poverty line. However, at Vision Forward, we witness individuals working… Read More about Working Toward Independence
Celebrating 100 years of providing life-changing services to people who are blind or visually impaired.
September 1919: The Badger Association was founded by Adam Zepp, who became blind at the age of 16. The vision was to have a voice in the areas of economic, social and employment areas…. Read More about Celebrating 100 years of providing life-changing services to people who are blind or visually impaired.
As we celebrate our 100-year history, we also celebrate the legacy of those who have helped to shape the organization so that we continue to meet our mission. One of those people has been… Read More about Member Spotlight: Nona Graves
Helping individuals with vision loss learn how to travel the world safely. Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist (CVRT)/Certified Orientation & Mobility Specialist (COMS), Steve McAuliff, provides insightful direction. It is a bustling, sunny spring day… Read More about Program Spotlight: Orientation & Mobility Services
Cory Ballard, CATIS, Vision Forward Assistive Technology Specialist, recently presented at the International Envision Conference in Alabama on Visual and Non-Visual Technology for Accessing News, Novels, and Textbooks. Cory shared various technologies and content… Read More about International Conference Exposure
Round-up your annual gift to $100 Increase your annual gift by $100 Make a one-year commitment to provide $100/month Make a tribute gift in someone’s name for $100 Did you know? Vision Forward spends… Read More about How you can make an impact in our 100th year!
Thank you to TODAY’S TMJ4 and WISN Channel 12 for covering our #BeepBaseball event! This event is a great partnership with Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE)‘s Men’s Baseball team, Teachers of the Visually Impaired… Read More about Beep baseball helps empower kids to be physically active
Mitch Harris from Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) is hosting a Feedback Session at Vision Forward to hear from constituents regarding major changes to the bus system over the next year. Their plans are… Read More about Transportation Feedback Session