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Trivia Night Wrap-Up

Thank you for attending our Trivia Night on February 1st. We had an opportunity to test our trivia knowledge and enjoyed fun games like heads & tails, a silent auction, and of course a 50-50 draw! A big thank you to Moose’s Down Under for hosting the event and for providing the tasty appetizers. The… Read more Trivia Night Wrap-Up

2020 Award and Bursary

We have two exciting opportunities coming up! One, the Blind Beginnings Seeing All People Award, to celebrate businesses that go above and beyond when it comes to ensuring that children and youth who are blind or partially sighted are included in the community. We’re calling on you, our member families, to submit nominations on what… Read more 2020 Award and Bursary

Trivia Night tickets are SOLD OUT!

Trivia Night tickets are SOLD OUT! Thank you for your support in raising funds for Blind Beginnings’ programs that help children who are blind or partially sighted reach their full potential. We look forward to testing your trivia knowledge at Moose’s Down Under on February 1st.

Early Intervention Family Retreat on Vancouver Island March 6-8

Blind Beginnings in partnership with Vision Loss Rehab Canada BC Vision Specialists, is pleased to invite your family to an Early Intervention Family Retreat on Vancouver Island! We are expanding this opportunity to include children up to seven years of age.  When: March 6, 7 and 8, 2020 Who: Children who are blind or partially sighted from birth… Read more Early Intervention Family Retreat on Vancouver Island March 6-8

Youth Leadership Weekend April 17-19

Blind Beginnings is pleased to announce our 2020 Youth Leadership Training Weekend! What: This is our 10th year running this program and it is offered to youth who are blind or partially-sighted between 13 and 19 years of age from across BC. The program is for youth to develop transferable employment skills including public speaking, communication, mentoring, active listening and empathy,… Read more Youth Leadership Weekend April 17-19

SPUD Update

Thank you to everyone who purchased produce boxes from SPUD to support this fundraiser for Blind Beginnings!  We will receive over $250 from SPUD through this fundraiser.  Unfortunately, SPUD has informed us that this fundraising initiative has come to an end as they no longer have the internal staff capacity to run this any longer.

Trivia Night 2020

Our popular fundraising event returns on February 1, 2020! Come and test your trivia knowledge while raising funds for Blind Beginnings’ programs that help children and youth who are blind or partially sighted reach their full potential. Grab your friends and join us for an evening of feel-good fun! When: Saturday, February 1, 2020 Where:… Read more Trivia Night 2020