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Meet National Industries for the Blind

Our mission is to enhance the opportunities for economic and personal independence of people who are blind, primarily through creating, sustaining, and improving employment. NIB and its network of associated nonprofit agencies are the nation’s largest employer of people who are blind.

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Making an Impact

For over 80 years NIB and its associated agencies have been creating innovative career opportunities for people who are blind. Learn more about where we’ve been, where we’re going and the positive impact we’ve had on the lives of people who are blind!  

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2019 NIB/NAEPB National Symposium

Join us for the 2019 NIB/NAEPB National Symposium held from April 29 – May 2, at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, in Alexandria, Virginia.

Opportunity Magazine

Opportunity is our quarterly magazine that highlights the unlimited capabilities of people who are blind in NIB’s network.

Read this quarter’s publication.