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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.

Audio Highlights!

Before attending NBP's gala to receive the Hands On! Award, blind Australian teen Connor McLeod did some rock wall climbing with Erik Weihenmayer - a visually impaired adventurer who’s been his role model. Listen to a short WBZ NewsRadio report above.

Read more about Erik and Connor's climb, and Connor's amazing and successful campaign to get his government to begin including tactile markings on their paper currency.

Take our Great Expectations survey and enter to win a $100 Visa Gift Card!

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 new literacy program for blind kids.

Send Love & Laughter for the Holidays

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Send the important people in your life love & laughter all season long with our second annual holiday cards!

Brian MacDonald on Disability News and Views

Disability News and Views will air an interview with Brian MacDonald on Wednesday, November 25th. Listen to Brian talk about the b2g and how the digital world is impacting braille. On Nov. 25th, listen live here. (Check back for air time.)

NBP's Holiday Sale!

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It's never too early to stock up on print/braille books for holiday gifts! NBP's annual Holiday Sale - offering truly remarkable savings - is under way. We always sell out of particular titles, so order early to make sure you get the books you want to give!

Listen to the NBP Gala!

On Thursday, November 12th, we held our annual A Million Laughs for Literacy Gala. It was a very special evening, celebrating braille literacy and the blind community. If you were unable to listen live, the audio is now available at ACB Radio!

Take the Great Expectations Survey - and Win!

If you have purchased any of our Great Expectations books, help us by taking this quick survey, and we'll enter you in a drawing to win one of three $100 Visa Gift Cards!

Braille for Business

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Learn how NBP can help with your custom braille needs, including restaurant menus, business cards, manuals, and textbooks. WE provide high quality braille and YOU provide access for all.

Run the Boston Marathon!

As part of the John Hancock Non-Profit Marathon Program, we're giving out numbers to two marathon runners who share our passion for braille literacy. Read more about running the marathon.

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