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EYE-LINK FOUNDATION

  • 8 people are interested

Nonprofit that grants, free of any charges, assistive equipment to people with uncorrectable sight loss seeks North Dakota and Wisconsin volunteers.

Eye-Link Foundation (eye-link.org), is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that grants assistive equipment and training to people with low vision or blindness, has opened its doors in North Dakota and Wisconsin.

Eye-Link North Dakota and Wisconsin is looking for two volunteer positions who could dedicate approximately one hour per month to procuring and delivering adaptive equipment. One volunteer would help manage the website and the other would be a member at large, handling general duties as summarized below.

Volunteers meet quarterly to review grant applications for assistive hardware and software packages to North Dakota and Wisconsin residents who are struggling with uncorrectable sight loss, or Blindness. These highly specialized adaptive technologies give a "voice" to text on monitors, documents, household mail, food & prescription labels, restaurant menus, magazines, books, classroom notes, smart phones, and other devices.

Eye-Link is ready to change lives in North Dakota and Wisconsin. If you’d like to be part of this effort, and for more information, call Jim Justesen at 763-561-6767 or email Justesen1@comcast.net

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About EYE-LINK FOUNDATION

Location:

6800 WILLOW LN, BROOKLYN CTR, MN 55430, US

Mission Statement

Eye-Link's mission and sole purpose is to provide people experiencing uncorrectable sight loss--through a grant application process--a wide array of highly specialized assistive technologies and any associated training.

Description

The Eye-Link Foundation provides highly specialized assistive equipment at no cost to non-veteran residents experiencing sight loss.

Board Development
Community
Computers & Technology

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Financial Planning
  • Budgeting
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Fundraising
  • Management
  • Administrative Support

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • 1-2 hours per month

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