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See Me; Braille Education for 10 Blind Kosovars

by The Ideas Partnership
See Me; Braille Education for 10 Blind Kosovars
See Me; Braille Education for 10 Blind Kosovars
See Me; Braille Education for 10 Blind Kosovars
See Me; Braille Education for 10 Blind Kosovars
See Me; Braille Education for 10 Blind Kosovars
See Me; Braille Education for 10 Blind Kosovars
Sep 13, 2019

Even without sight there is still vision

Instructor Shaip and three of the students
Instructor Shaip and three of the students

    September has arrived with great news for The Ideas Partnership, as well as for the See Me project’s team. Braille, Mobility, and Computer classes have started earlier this month with seven visually-impaired children benefitting from the project.

There is this saying that stayed with me during the time we raised funds for the project - “Even without sight, there is still vision” - and that seemed to be our motto and hope that the classes will make a comeback in September, and so they did.

We couldn’t be happier that the classes are lively once again, and that the center of the Society of the Blind in Gjakova will be filled with laughter and hopes of Rinor, Alaudin, Blerta, Diellza, Sinavere, Sadik and Elfete. We surely could not resist and went to visit the children on what seemed to be the busiest day they’ve had thus far. There, waiting for us, were our two amazing Braille and Mobility instructors, Shaip and Xhafer, donors, partners, and local media who were particularly interested to hear more about the project and talk to the children and their parents.

The children’s happy faces, the excitement of the instructors, the hope and vision we all have for this project wouldn’t be possible without your support, so thank you! Your donations are making possible for seven visually-impaired children to learn to read and socialize with each other, an opportunity they never had before!

Student Diellza with her teacher
Student Diellza with her teacher
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The Ideas Partnership

Location: Prishtina - Kosovo
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Twitter: @kosovarngo
Project Leader:
elizabeth gowing
Prishtina, Kosovo

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