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Braille Challenge at CCB February 5

Braille Challenge at CCB February 5

(Editor’s Note: We are delighted to be partnering with the Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind on this year’s Braille Challenge, a nationwide competition sponsored by the Braille Institute. It’s the first time that a test site has been located in the Denver Metro area. Below is the press release.) We’re all going… Continue Reading Braille Challenge at CCB February 5

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Blindness Won’t Hold Us Back

Blindness Won’t Hold Us Back

(Editor’s Note: Colorado Gives Day seems like a great time to share this. Sam Barasso graduated from the Center in February of 2014. She’s working at a part-time job and getting ready to return to college. This Face Book post reminded us all that blindness isn’t what holds us back – what holds us back… Continue Reading Blindness Won’t Hold Us Back

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Getting a Feel for Science

Getting a Feel for Science

Students at @cocenter4blind got a chance to experience science in all its disgusting glory. By Ramsey Scott November 18, 2014 Columbine Courier “Yucks!” blended with yucks as the students probed the stomach contents of the dogfish sharks they were dissecting “I found a claw,” said one student, as he waved miniature pincers in the air.… Continue Reading Getting a Feel for Science

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Reblog: Have a cane in Your hand instead of a pole on your face

Reblog:  Have a cane in Your hand instead of a pole on your face

A Summer 2014 Student Reflects (Editor’s Note: What follows is excerpted from an August 6, 2014 blog post of The Blind Coloradan, the official blog of the National Federation of the Blind of Colorado. An Arizona high school student, Christian Able was a student this summer and worked 40 hours for the NFBCO staff. Here’s… Continue Reading Reblog: Have a cane in Your hand instead of a pole on your face

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Support the CCB on Colorado Gives Day December 9

Support the CCB on Colorado Gives Day December 9

… or just do it now and schedule it for Tuesday! December 9 is just two days away, and it’s Colorado Gives Day!  Once a year Coloradoans support their favorite nonprofits with an annual gift … or a recurring gift. We are thankful to you for all your previous support, and as the holidays approach… Continue Reading Support the CCB on Colorado Gives Day December 9

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Sharing Monday’s 9News Video and Our Thanks

Sharing Monday’s 9News Video and Our Thanks

Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours! We want to thank our friends, family, neighbors and graduates – because the Colorado Center for the Blind wouldn’t be the success that it is without you! On Monday, November 24 we had a tremendous opportunity to share our message and our purpose on Denver’s 9News during five very… Continue Reading Sharing Monday’s 9News Video and Our Thanks

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Fall FAST Saturday Update

Fall FAST Saturday Update

Our FAST Saturdays program for youth will meet the second Saturday of each month and involve a variety of activities. FAST stands for FUN ACTIVITIES and SKILLS TRAINING We at the Center are excited about new or strengthened collaborations with Rocky Mountain Goal Ball, the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR in Boulder is sometimes… Continue Reading Fall FAST Saturday Update

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