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VI Calendar raising funds for 3 charities!

Lily Grace and some of her VI friends had enormous fun at a photo shoot recently, taking photos for an upcoming calendar. All funds from the calendar will be split between three parent-led charities for Visually Impaired Children and their families:  Project Brailler. Buying Smart Braillers for VI kids to enable literacy  Common Sense. Promoting independence through mobility.  Moorvision. Supporting families …

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Blind Kids Can!

Braille Revolution! Special thanks to Common Sense Canes for blogging about Project Brailler and championing our hard work in raising a Braille profile.  We love your blogs! A whole raft of positive, parent-led support of Braille is raising its head, championed by Project Brailler. The notion that Braille becoming obsolete and is ‘too difficult’ is sadly spreading amongst professionals- suggesting …

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Rachael has her head shaved for Darren Wright Foundation & Project Brailler!

The Bald and the Beautiful. On the 7th June at Morrisons in Cribbs Causeway Rachael had her shaved as promised to raise money for Darren Wright Foundation and Project Brailler.  What a fantastic morning we had.  Rachael was awesome and has incredibly raised £715 at the last count although we know there is still more to come. Rachael, we cannot …

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Press Release 18/05/15 – Bringing Education of British Blind Children into the 21st Century

In addition to petitioning the UK Government, Project Brailler are raising a profile all over the UK. Read here why your support is so necessary and truly will help blind and VI children in their education. If you would like to donate to Project Brailler, you can do so here. http://gloucesternewscentre.co.uk/bringing-education-of-british-blind-children-into-the-21st-century/

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‘Fashion event in Thornbury raises funds for visually impaired children’ The Gazette.

“Everyone had an amazing time at Frockswap” Kristy says “Hosting Frock Swap was a very rewarding experience, we all had so much fun swapping clothes and the kids had the best time too in the fashion show, we can’t wait until Frockswap 2016!” Read here exactly how well we did and the reason behind our passion. http://www.gazetteseries.co.uk/news/12914909.Fashion_event_in_Thornbury_raises_funds_for_visually_impaired_children/?ref=twtrec

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It’s just a bunch of dots…

  “It’s just a bunch of dots” she said “Makes no sense and can’t be read”  Just feel a little longer dear And see what you can read just here The wonder of the written word “But I can’t see, this is absurd” A language new and out of reach? Not so, these children we will teach To read and …

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Smart Brailler Update 23.04

Tots received her Brailler on Friday. So did Lennie and Anna. 8 children also received a packet of Braille paper. This morning I ordered Cameron Alderman (2) who lives in Kingwood his! Now our pot is looking really sad! We need to push forward and replenish £££ Kristy