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Interested in learning more about our mission, our research efforts, or our organization in general? Our stories serve to inspire, educate and engage. Explore featured articles and press releases that celebrate Envision’s many successes and achievements. For media inquiries, please contact Shamain Bachman, Sr. Director of Marketing and Education, at, or at 316-440-1551.

March 07, 2018

Envision Urges Eyecare Professionals and Patients: Dedicate Every Month of the Year to Low Vision Awareness
Leading Midwest Organization Serving Individuals Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired Advocates Year-Round Goal of Breaking Down Barriers to a Better Quality of Life

February 12, 2018

William L. Hudson BVI Workforce Innovation Center Launched To Increase Employment, Workplace Inclusivity For People With Vision Loss
Envision announced today that it has partnered with sister agency LC Industries and launched the William L. Hudson BVI Workforce Innovation Center, its most extensive employment-centered program to date.

January 31, 2018

Envision Receives $25k Impact Grant From Kansas Health Foundation To Support Public Education Efforts
Ultimate goal is to increase the quality, consistency and access of vision health care to residents of all ages living in every Kansas county

December 19, 2017

Envision Receives $15,000 From Spirit Aerosystems To Sponsor Pre-K Classroom With Students Who Are Typically Developing, Blind And Visually Impaired
Good Neighbor Fund Gift Will Open Up Cathy G. Hudson Envision Child Development Center Services to More Low-Income Families

December 14, 2017

Envision Child Development Center Receives Technology Gift
Kaplan HD Touchscreen Display Funded by KU School of Medicine-Wichita Pediatrics Department Promotes Interactive Learning

November 03, 2017

Envision To Host November 7 Summit To Discuss Strategies For Making Wichita A ‘Smart City’
Working With a $100K National Science Foundation Planning Grant, Group of Collaborators Will Gather Stakeholders to Discuss How to Use Technology to Optimize Accessibility for All

October 25, 2017

Envision Launches Global Search For Researchers In Applied Vision Science And Health Policy
Postdoctoral Fellows and Mentors Will Benefit From Up To Two Years of Funding for Research Into Areas Affecting the Lives and Livelihood of Individuals who are Blind and Visually Impaired

October 20, 2017

Envision named 2017 Innovations & Enterprise Award Winner
Envision innovates to help employees progress

September 19, 2017

Envision Print Named 2017 AbilityOne Contractor Of The Year By United States Department Of Agriculture
Award Recognizes Exemplary Service In Business Card Program Partnership

July 27, 2017

Envision Opens 12th Annual Conference In Phoenix
Multidisciplinary Program Highlights Latest Low Vision Rehabilitative Strategies and Technology, Honors Outstanding Work with Presentation of Envision Oculus Award

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