Vision-Aid with Our Space Our Place

Vision-Aid forges a new partnership with Our Space Our Place

While many in the Vision-Aid team are focused on the upcoming annual event, some of our team members, are off forging new alliances to increase our outreach.
 
Vision-Aid is pleased to announce the partnerhip with Boston based NGO Our Space, Our place , to support a coding camp for the visually impaired in July 2016, in Cambridge, MA. 

Our Space Our Place (OSOP) is a non-profit organization, offering a respectful, accessible and fun environment for elementary and high school students who are legally blind to participate in team sports, the arts, community service and mentoring. They offer programs for students who live in Boston and its surrounding communities. 

Vision-Aid is collaborating with 'Our Space, Our Place' for a Coding Camp to be held in the Microsoft NERD center in Cambridge, MA, during the  week of July 10-14, 2017.

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Nethra Vidyalay

Vision-Aid announces Partnership with Nethra Vidyalaya to Empower Visually Impaired Children

Nethra Vidyalaya, a non-profit organization, provides education for blind in India and is a part of the Jeeyar Educational Trust (JET).   Nethra Vidyalaya provides educational programs from primary level to high school, junior & senior college, where hundreds of blind students are being trained every year.   Nethra Vidyalaya is unique in terms of their hi-tech approaches. One example is students are trained to write their Intermediate Board exams and Degree exams on laptops without the help of scribes (helpers) – currently the only such program in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, with such arrangements. With its mission, to empower the visually challenged with the latest technology, it is now a growing NGO with over 1860 students. JET provides FREE boarding, lodging, and food, and study material, education for the blind in its facilities in both Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam (Vizag).

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Support Vision-Aid and win a round trip ticket to India (and many other global destinations)

Dear Friends,

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsor, Turkish Airlines, the Vision-Aid team is very pleased to announce an exciting new addition to our event this year:  Win 2 airline tickets on Turkish Airlines to many global destinations.

 

 

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Our sponsor, Turkish Airlines, has generously offered TWO FREE ROUND TRIP AIR TICKET FROM USA TO INDIA , OR ANY DESTINATION WHERE TURKISH AIRLINES FLIES.

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