Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind provides free vision rehabilitation that teaches people who are visually impaired of all ages to live more independently. After 20 years of providing vision rehabilitation services to thousands of people who are visually impaired and blind and their families at 8610 Galen Wilson Blvd. in Port Richey, the Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind must relocate. We are looking for grants to assist with building a new, larger facility, and furnishing it.
Specifically, we need:
A detailed case for support is available upon request. In the 2016-2017 fiscal year, we served 1,278 members of the Pasco, Hernando and Citrus. Of this number, 321 visually impaired people with were provided with training in order to live more independently and safely, at home and in the community. We hope you can help us continue providing services to meet the need, and that we can help you meet your giving objectives.
We will also have several campaigns in order to raise the needed funds. Our current campaign is our 2017 Summer Program Review.
You can also read Lighthouse pursues construction of building on Ridge Road, published on July 26, 2017 by The Suncoast News.
On behalf of the Lighthouse Board of Directors, the people we serve, and our staff, thank you for your consideration of this request. A Grand opening of the new Lighthouse is planned for early summer 2018.
Sylvia Perez, CEO, firstname.lastname@example.org