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Peter D’Elia Update

Peter D’Elia, 95, now lives with his wife of thirty-plus years, Peggy, in Massachusetts. Peter continues to draw and work as an architect, as well as golf with his longtime friends. After first hearing about his macular degeneration, Peter was in disbelief, remembering immediately blurting out, “are you kidding me”, after his doctor told him […]

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Jessica Jones: Update

Jessica Jones has been teaching art at Lavelle School for the Blind in the Bronx for the past eleven years. As the only blind teacher, Jessica continues to thrive in the school community and serves as a strong role model for her visually impaired students. Jessica loves to see parents experience their children surpassing expectations […]

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Going Blind to Screen at Fargo Theatre in North Dakota

On July 21st, Going Blind will be screened for the public at the historic Fargo Theatre followed by a comprehensive panel discussion. This screening is presented by The Fargo Lions in partnership with ND Vision Services/School for the Blind and the Fargo Theatre. The panel will include: -a Certified Low Vision Specialist, Certified Orientation and […]

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Evaluation Report 4: December 2012 – December 2014

MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS in Phase Four of Outreach: December 2012 – December 2014 Going Blind was broadcast over 1000 times on public television stations across the country reaching over 80% of the US. NETA, our distributor, has the right to broadcast through November 2015 For World Sight Month October 2014, Going Blind launched on Netflix, enabling a wider […]

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