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Halfway done??

May 18, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   4 Comments

Wow, 2 weeks left! We’ve had Maddie and Elizabeth here, my students from FSU’s orientation and mobility program. They’ve done a tremendous job, the kids love them, and it’s been nice having their perspective during the day. Elizabeth had to leave last week, she was only able to stay for the week, Maddie is still […]

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Jamaica Week 1

May 07, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   7 Comments

So it’s been a great week here. The students are very sweet and very knowledgeable already. They’ve studied techniques extensively in cane travel, what they’ve not gotten a great handle on though is the way O&M is taught. Using the cane is one thing, but you have to also know when it’s best to use […]

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AFB Gives Knowledge to Jamaica, Joe is The Real Daredevil, and We Leave in 2 Days!

April 30, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   1 Comment

Thanks to the kind folks at American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), new orientation and mobility instructors in Jamaica will have access to the best of  our field’s literature, 14 pounds of it to be exact These textbooks are something that would be very difficult for individuals to purchase in Jamaica. Thanks to the generosity […]

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We’re working in Jamaica May 4th-29th

April 15, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   4 Comments

Hello everyone! It’s been a little while, Ability Beyond the Horizon was on a tiny hiatus while my daughter Selva was very little, and a trip to Laos planned for last year just didn’t come together like was hoped. This year we’re back at it though, with a trip to Kingston, Jamaica to work for […]

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Community Shopping Night at 10,000 Villages tonight 12/19 5-8pm!

December 19, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comments

Hi everyone, been a while, but we’re still plugging away here. I’ll get you a full accounting soon, but if you’ve not seen it through Facebook or other means, I’d like to invite you out tonight to 10,000 villages in Market Square here in Tallahassee, FL. For the last few years 10,000 Villages and Tallahassee […]

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