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New Sponsorship to Promote Literacy Skills and Job Readiness Among Blind Children

The Association of Blind Citizens is proud to announce the sponsorship of the reprint of the popular book The Goblet of Fire in braille format for blind children. The sponsorship of this children’s favorite is another step in ABC’s continued commitment to the equality and equal opportunity of all blind citizens. ABC’s founder and president John Oliveira and the ABC board of Directors believe in the importance of building literacy skills and promoting job readiness among children. ABC believes that the sponsorship of this braille project, will reinforce the importance of literacy for blind children. Braille literacy will provide much enjoyment and a skill that will be essential for job readiness and future employment.

ABC’s sponsorship will assist the National Braille Press in reprinting one thousand braille copies of the Goblet of Fire. To order your copy, please call National Braille Press at (617) 266-6160 or Toll-free: (888) 965-8965.

To join the Association of Blind Citizens, visit our membership page or call (781) 654-2000 and leave the requested information on our voice mail system.