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Transforming CNIB’s virtual programs: McConnell Foundation makes incredible gift to support Canadians with sight loss

Last year, the pandemic forced us to rethink how we develop and deliver programming. Since we could no longer deliver community-based programs in person, we had to work quickly and effectively to transition our programs to virtual platforms.

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CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Curiosity Corner - Fire Safety at Home

We’ve all been spending a lot of time lately in our homes. Now’s the perfect time to make sure you’re safe from fire wherever you live. Discover the most important things you can do right now to prevent fires and stay safe.

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Logo for mentors Canadians with sight loss is not your typical law firm. As a partner with CNIB's Come to Work program, the leadership team is hoping to move the needle on accessibility and inclusion in the legal industry.

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CNIB Atlantic’s East Coast Kitchen Party

Join us on Friday, February 26 at 7:00 p.m. AST, for an unforgettable night in support of CNIB. This incredible virtual fundraising event will welcome Katie Kelly, Entertainment Host for CTV Morning Live and CTV News at 5, as our host and will feature an online auction, stories from CNIB program participants, and an incredible line-up of performers from across the Atlantic provinces.

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Have you seen us in your neighbourhood?

Yes, we are fundraising!

The CNIB Foundation has partnered with fundraising organization Globalfaces Direct, TNI and Public Outreach to fundraise safely for monthly donations in B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario and Nova Scotia.

To learn more, including why we’re fundraising and what precautions are being taken in line with provincial regulations, please visit our Donor Info page.

Please visit our donor info page

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Vision Mate

Make a difference for people who are blind or partially sighted by providing sighted assistance and companionship to a person in your community who is blind or partially sighted.

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