News from Our Center for Blindness & Vision Loss in Naples FL

LOC - Vision Fair Flyer 2024

Vision Fair to be held by Lighthouse

Vision Fair 11am-2pm Friday, March 08 Bookbinder Center (2685 Horseshoe Drive South, Suite #101, Naples, FL 34104) Please join us for our vision fair. Vendors will be providing information and hands-on demonstrations of equipment and technology designed especially for those who are blind or visually impaired. Light refreshments and drinks served. Vendors and Guests Include:…
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New Year New Look

Lighthouse of Collier is confident that our new logo will capture the mission and vision that this organization has held since 2009. We hope that our community embraces the spirit, energy, and vitality of our new look. BOOKBINDER CENTER Lighthouse for Blindness and Vision Loss of Collier County is proud to announce that our center…
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Scott Flagel - Lighthouse of Collier

Scott Flagel, Lighthouse of Collier CEO, was elected Treasurer of the Board of Directors for Florida Agencies Serving the Blind (Florida ASB)

Florida ASB is a private, not-for-profit 501(c)3 consortium of 17 not-for-profit agencies serving the blind and is considered a national leader in setting standards and best practices for providing services to the blind. Learn more at Florida Agencies Serving the Blind ( Quote from Ellyn Drotzer, President of Board for Florida ASB We are delighted that…
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Lighthouse of Collier is pleased to announce it has received a $1,000,000 (one million) donation from Sue Bookbinder in memory of her late husband, Art Bookbinder. The gift was announced at our annual benefit dinner that was held November 8, 2023. It is the largest single gift that Lighthouse of Collier has ever received. Story/Quote…
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Children's camp 2023 group pic

Children’s Summer Camp 2023 – It’s a wrap!

What a camp! Our Children’s camp concluded on Friday, June 16, 2023. During each week of camp, students participated in several outings, providing them with opportunities to integrate into the community and practice independent travel skills. Our summer camp for children ages 6-13 offered an opportunity for children to apply skills they have practiced and…
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AER Accreditation

Lighthouse of Collier Earns FULL Accreditation – 1/18/23

We’re excited to announce that Lighthouse of Collier has been awarded FULL Accreditation through the Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired (AER) Accreditation Program. The mission of the AER Accreditation Program is to advance excellence in the field of blindness and low vision services by ensuring that: organizations and specialized…
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