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From Córdoba to the world
October 6, 2015
An eye-opening trip to Argentina reveals how Perkins International’s support has energized blindness education in Córdoba Province. Will the rest of the world follow?
A life intertwined with Perkins
October 2, 2015
Frederic M. Clifford and his family have been connected to Perkins School for the Blind for 70 years, but the impact of his leadership may last even longer
First accessible U.S. currency note should debut in 2020
August 7, 2015
Perkins Library Director Kim Charlson gives update about efforts to make currency accessible to Americans who are blind or visually impaired
New Perkins documentary available online
June 26, 2015
Canadian documentary puts the spotlight on Perkins School for the Blind, from Helen Keller to the modern day.
Force of (human) nature
April 24, 2015
New Board Chair Corinne Grousbeck is on a mission to change the world.
Perkins lends momentum to U.N.'s push for accessible books
April 2, 2015
Perkins works to make books available to more people around the world with visual impairments.
Perkins CEO to speak at Nov. 16 TEDxBeaconStreet event
November 11, 2014
Talk focuses on roadblocks preventing qualified blind job-seekers from finding work, and what we can do to remove them.
Corinne Grousbeck named chair of Perkins Board of Trustees
November 4, 2014
Corinne Grousbeck, an advocate, philanthropist and mother of a Perkins graduate, has been appointed Chair of the Perkins Board of Trustees
Fighting for equal opportunities
October 17, 2014
The American Council of the Blind’s first female president is also Perkins’ winningest advocate: Kim Charlson
Perkins' next great reinvention
October 16, 2014
Dave Power, parent of a son who is deafblind and former high-tech executive, brings a unique perspective to new role as Perkins’ President and CEO.