Year: 2019

Pottery for Sale

We are selling some pottery – available for pick-up at our office (227 6th Street, New Westminster, BC) on weekdays from 9:00am – 4:00pm by appointment. Over the years a very generous artist, Vic Harrison, has donated his beautiful pottery to our annual Gala fundraiser. We would like to see these leftover pieces find a… Read more Pottery for Sale

Join Our Team — Board Member

Blind Beginnings General Board Member September 2019 Since 2008, Blind Beginnings Society has envisioned a world where seeing things differently inspires limitless potential for children in BC who are blind or partially sighted. Through educational and experiential workshops, pre-employment training, summer camps, recreational activities and individualized counselling, Blind Beginnings offers these youth opportunities to develop… Read more Join Our Team — Board Member

Join Our Team — Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator Blind Beginnings is a charitable organization whose mission is to inspire and support children and youth who are blind or partially sighted, and their families, providing diverse programs, experiences, counselling and peer support, and opportunities for them to create fulfilling lives. We envision a world where seeing things differently inspires limitless possibilities. For… Read more Join Our Team — Program Coordinator

Limitless News – Spring 2019 Issue

A Blind Beginnings Youth Newsletter – Written and published by our youth who are blind or partially sighted. Subscribe to our mailing list. Limitless News – Spring 2019 Edited by: Jinnie Saran Contributors: Jillian Sloane, Kolby Zanier, Clement Chou, and Rose Nobahari. In This Issue: What’s Happened Trivia Night – Jillian Sloane Community Discovery Braille Day… Read more Limitless News – Spring 2019 Issue

Support our Blind Beginnings Team in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge

Help us Reach Our fundraising goal of $1,000 before June 23. Meet the Blind Beginnings team members who are participating in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge 5k Run on June 23rd. Our three featured team members are Blind Beginnings Youth Leader Jinnie Saran, Blind Beginnings President Betty Nobel, and Blind Beginnings founder and Executive Director Shawn… Read more Support our Blind Beginnings Team in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge

Opening night at Picture ‘Perfect’: Blind Ambitions art exhibit

UPDATE (May 31, 2019): Due to low registration, Blind Beginnings is not attending this event as a group. Families are still welcome to attend this event as it is free and open to the public. Instead, Blind Beginnings will go to the Picture ‘Perfect’: Blind Ambitions exhibit on Monday, June 3rd from 10-11am. Join Blind Beginnings… Read more Opening night at Picture ‘Perfect’: Blind Ambitions art exhibit