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The guiding purposes of National Braille Press are to promote the literacy of blind children through braille and to provide access to information that empowers blind people to actively engage in work, family, and community affairs.


Video Highlights

Braille Menus Rock! What does it mean to have your restaurant menu in braille? Watch NBP proofreader, Wynter Pingel, explain what it means to her.




Great Expectations logo is a drawing of a blind girl and a dog on top of a big braille book. The tagline is, Bringing picture books to life for blind kids.

Read about NBP's literacy program for blind kids.



Take the Blindfold Challenge!

Two runners from last year's Blindfold Challenge

Are you a runner? A weekend jogger? Need a goal to jumpstart start your new 2016 fitness routine? Do you want to support Braille literacy in a fun and exciting way AND cross the famed Boston Marathon finish line? Then sign up for this year's Blindfold Challenge at the B.A.A. 5K on Saturday, April 16.


Miss Moore Thought Otherwise

Book cover of Miss Moore Thought Otherwise.

"A must for school and public libraries and those who love them."- Kirkus

This is the true, inspiring story of how Miss Moore created the first children's room at the New York Public Library, and then went on to create kids' rooms in libraries across the U.S.



Red, White & Braille! Wine Tasting

photo of blindfolded man tasting several glasses of red wine

In the San Francisco area? Join NBP at our inaugural wine tasting on Saturday, March 12, 2016 hosted by NBP Trustee, Lisamaria Martinez. Learn more about the VIP Reception, blindfold option for sighted guests, and cool door prizes.

Read an interview with Red, White, & Braille host and NBP trustee NBP Trustee Lisamaria Martinez.




Become a Literacy Champion in Honor of Louis

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Sign up to make a monthly donation to NBP and be entered in a raffle to win a copy of Zoomtext Fusion, the latest version of Zoomtext that connects with refreshable braille displays, donated by Ai Squared.



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