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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.


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Video Highlights:
Get inspired!

Watch Haben Girma's keynote speech and Q & A at October's A Million Laughs for Literacy Gala! Check out other highlights on our YouTube channel, such as the presentation of this year's Hands On! Awards to Joe Sullivan and Deane Blazie.

You can still listen to the entire event here, on ACB Radio.

Are you a braille transcriber proficient in UEB? NBP needs your expertise! Please contact Jackie Sheridan for more information.

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.

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2016 Holiday Gifts and Sale!

A festive snowman.

Visit our Holiday Sale page for gift ideas, new products, and our amazing buy-3-get-1-free print/braille book sale!

Be a Leader with Braille

print/braille conference program book

Have you thought about making your conference materials accessible to all of your attendees? NBP is here to answer any questions you may have and provide you with braille and large print services to provide accessibility to all. Email Nicole at, or call 617-425-2433.

The 2017 Print/Braille Calendar!

Peanuts calendar shows the gang standing around Schroeder's piano

The 2017 Peanuts calendar celebrates the famous "Happiness Is..." series, with a "happiness is" quote and drawing each month to illustrated the many ways that happiness can express itself! All your favorite Peanuts characters are here: Linus, Sally, Lucy, Charlie Brown, and — of course — Snoopy and Woodstock!

Spread Holiday Cheer with Accessibility

holiday gift boxes

Are you looking for a unique gift for your staff? Give the gift of braille business cards! National Braille Press is offering free shipping on all business card orders placed by December 15th, 2016. Make your company's New Year's resolution about inclusion!

Run the Boston Marathon for Team NBP!

Photo kyle coffey running in 2015 marathon

Take part in the world's most famous race while raising money to support NBP's programs and materials. As part of the John Hancock Non-Profit Program, NBP has two bibs available for the 2017 Boston Marathon. This is an amazing opportunity to support a cause you care about while experiencing the run of a lifetime! We don't require our runners to have run a marathon before — all you need is determination and a willingness to fundraise for us, and we'll have your back every step of the way!

Interested in running? Contact Joseph Quintanilla at 617-425-2415 or to learn more.

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