Try to imagine how you would feel if you were suddenly stricken blind today. Picture yourself stumbling and groping at noonday as in the night; your work, your independence, gone. In that dark world wouldn’t you be glad if a friend took you by the hand and said, “Come with me and I will teach you how to do some of the things you used to do when you could see?” — Helen Keller
To be a leader in community and humanitarian service.
To empower volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace, raise educational awareness of services for the blind, and to assist those who cannot help themselves.