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About NIB

National Industries for the Blind NIB’s mission is to enhance the personal and economic independence of people who are blind, primarily through creating, sustaining, and improving employment. NIB is the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, and through its network of associated nonprofit agencies, is the largest employer of people who are […]

Events

Upcoming Events 2019 NIB/NAEPB Training Conference and ExpoHyatt Regency Crystal City, Arlington, VirginiaOctober 15-18, 2019 Click here to register. Local Hotel Discounts Details will be provided as planning begins. If you have questions in the meantime, please email conferences@nib.org. Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel2800 S Potomac Ave, Arlington, VA 22202703-413-1300 Ask about NIB’s company rate, […]

Careers at NIB

Employment at NIB NIB is a dynamic organization seeking motivated and energized candidates dedicated to helping us achieve our mission to create jobs for people who are blind. Career opportunities exist for people of all experience levels and professional backgrounds. At NIB, we put the mission first, and that helps to ensure that all of […]

National Industries for the Blind Awards Bill Hudson Its Highest Honor for Growing Employment Opportunities For People Who Are Blind

Alexandria, VA – National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, will recognize William L. Hudson with its highest honor, the R.B. Irwin Award, for his career achievements creating employment opportunities for people who are blind. The award honors the recently retired leader of NIB associated nonprofit […]

National Industries for the Blind Recognizes National Employees of the Year

Alexandria, VA – National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, honored Elton Thomas, winner of the 2019 Milton J. Samuelson Career Achievement Award, and James Brian Rutherford, winner of the 2019 Peter J. Salmon Employee of the Year Award, at an awards banquet on May 1 […]

Business Leaders Program

Enhancing Career Success for People Who Are Blind NIB’s award-winning Business Leaders Program was launched in 2003 to prepare individuals who are blind for careers in business by providing educational and employment opportunities through professional development. The Business Leaders Program offers six professional development tracks: Business Management Training Business Management Training (BMT) is a 15-month […]

AbilityOne Congressional Champions

Become an AbilityOne Congressional Champion AbilityOne® Congressional Champions support the enhancement of opportunities for economic and personal independence of people who are blind or have significant disabilities. AbilityOne Congressional Champions are elected policymakers who have demonstrated support of the AbilityOne Program and associated nonprofit agencies in their district or state through congressional actions. Are you […]