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You won’t want to miss this amazing evening! Please join us as we celebrate visionaries and advocates for those who are blind or visually impaired (BVI).

Our inaugural Vision Over Sight Dinner and Awards Celebration on Saturday, February 25, 2023, will honor visionaries and advocates for the blind and visually impaired community. It will feature a dinner, an awards celebration and both live and silent auctions to raise money for Clovernook Center’s mission and vision to ensure universal accessibility and inclusion for people who are blind or have low vision. Entertainment will be provided by “Out of the Blue Duo” with Rox & Mike.

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Vision Over Sight will also honor those committed to the BVI community with the following awards.

CLOVERNOOK CENTER COMMUNITY AWARD: This award recognizes outstanding contribution and commitment to the mission and vision of Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired.  Recipients have shown extraordinary dedication and service to the community of individuals who are BVI.

CLOVERNOOK CENTER PRESIDENT’S AWARD:  The President of Clovernook Center for the Blind & Visually Impaired will honor the recipient of this award to an individual who has served the BVI community with excellence throughout the tenure of their career.

CLOVERNOOK CENTER VISION OVER SIGHT AWARD:  This award is presented to an individual who has contributed in an extraordinary manner to champion accessibility through personal example and leadership within the BVI community.  In so doing, doors have been opened, connections forged, and the pathway forward has been made more accessible for others to follow.

Thank you to our Vision Over Sight Sponsors!

Community Award Winner Sponsor

  • Charles Abbottsmith

Braille Excellence Sponsors

  • Bill and Sue Butler
  • Judy and Mike Ehrensberger
  • Eurostampa North America
  • First Financial Bank
  • Gries Financial Partners
  • P&G
  • Bob and Dell Ann Sathe
  • Spearhead Labs

Advocacy Sponsors

  • Bill Dorward
  • Great American Insurance Companies
  • Microsoft
  • Matt Shad and Eric Soderlund

Assistive Technology Sponsors

  • Blue & Co.
  • Kathy DeLaura and Ron Steinhoff
  • Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
  • Horan Associates, Inc.
  • Spotted Yeti
  • Tomahawk Strategic Solutions

*Sponsors as of 11-22-2022