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Employees of the Year stand out for their commitment to others

Angela Cato - May 31, 2019

Tags: Employees, Employment, NIB

Daniel Molina, Lester Hawthorne, Matthews Lassai and Trish Chisolm honored in Washington, D.C.

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Apr
15

Contacts now allow Envision teen to ‘enjoy doing things that everyone else does’

Angela Cato

As Rondalee edges toward her career goals, she’s thankful she doesn’t have to worry about the cost of contacts. As a qualifying patient, she is provided a lifetime supply through the Mishkin Legacy Fund.

Tags: Programs, Rehabilitation, Support
Mar
18

Sharing our expertise on pressing topics that impact people with visual impairments

Angela Cato

The William L. Hudson BVI Workforce Innovation Center was front and center at three major conferences in February and March.

Tags: Assistive, Conferences, Employment, Technology
Feb
28

Broken phone brought Bruce Roberds to Envision; caring atmosphere kept him here

Angela Cato

Bruce has taken advantage of Envision's orientation and mobility services, assistive technology training, participated in Envision Research Institute studies, faithfully attended Adult Support Group meetings and signed up to volunteer in the Envision Everyday store.

Tags: EVRC, Low, Rehabilitatin, Vision
Jan
25

Scholarship fund created in memory of Matt McCue

Angela Cato

Fund will allow other children like him to pursue their dreams and attend college.

Tags: Programs
Dec
27

Employees’ selection for BMT program put them in the ‘big league’

Angela Cato

BMT is a highly competitive 15-month program held at George Mason University’s Arlington, Virginia campus that challenges participants to increase their critical business perspective and management abilities.

Tags: Mobility, NIB, Upward
Nov
9

Envision’s salute to veterans

Angela Cato

Envision’s salute to veterans

Tags: Industries, Manufacturing, Veterans
Oct
31

ERI has the world’s attention

Angela Cato

ERI has the world’s attention

Tags: Fellows, Research
Sep
30

After joining winning Envision Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind team, Charles Saville discovered ‘I still matter!’

Blake Lindsay

Being a member of a team is familiar territory for Charles.

Tags: Dallas, Employment, Manufacturing
Aug
31

Envision’s leadership on vision outreach results in greater statewide eye health emphasis

Jennifer Brantley, PhD

Additionally, the Kansas Vision Coalition Task Force is moving forward to create a vision resource website and update current state of Kansas legislation to require eye exams before entering kindergarten.

Tags: Education, Outreach, Public
Jul
31

Level Up staying true to its name and growing ‘beyond measure’

Angela Cato

The momentum that started with the Level Up Middle School Assistive Technology Program in May/June carried through to the Level Up High School Conference, which was held June 26 through July 1 on the campus of Wichita State University.

Tags: Development, Education, Programs, Workforce, Youth
Jun
26

Kansas Vision Coalition Task Force addressing low vision issues

Angela Cato

Kansas Vision Coalition Task Force addressing low vision issues

Tags: Education, Outreach, Public
Jun
26

Reaching out to youth to build awareness, understanding about vision loss

Blake Lindsay

Reaching out to youth to build awareness, understanding about vision loss

Tags: Dallas, Outreach
May
8

Congressman Marshall visits Envision as Kansas' newest AbilityOne Champion

Angela Cato

Congressman Marshall now joins Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS), Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS), Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins (R-KS-2) and  Congressman Kevin Yoder (R-KS-3) as AbilityOne Congressional Champions from Kansas.

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Apr
24

Putting Envision’s history, employees at the forefront

Angela Cato

The pride Envision has for its employees and 85-year history is now showcased in a History Wall and Employees of the Year displays at its two Wichita facilities.

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