Computers for the Blind

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  • As of March 2017 - 9400 computers have been shipped to date
  • January 2017 - American Foundation for the Blind’s 2017 Access Award
  • December 2013 - APCUG announces Gil Brand as 2013 Volunteer of the Year
  • March 2013 - Texas Center for Visually Impaired has been renamed Computers for the Blind
  • March 2013 - Richardson Chamber of Commerce Member
  • March 2012 - Certificate of Appreciation for Computers for the Blind for valued contribtuions at the Arlington Public Libray Low Vison Fair
  • Our work has been widely publicized in magazines for the blind. Last year, 15 programs were presented about the organization, including presentations on television and radio, programs at Lion Clubs and senior groups. An article in Advocate Magazine (May 2004) tells the entire exciting saga of Robert Langford's lifelong work on behalf of the visually impaired.
  • The formerly named Texas Center for the Visually Challenged had an Open House on Thursday, September 13th, 2012 from 5 to 7 pm. This Open House celebrated the delivery of our 5,000th computer and our new facility. Our new facility is located at 1201 S. Sherman St. in Richardson, Tx, Suite 204.

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