Welcome To Central Illinois Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired



Virtual Open House — Wednesdays in July and August 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Social distancing got ya down? We understand that spending time alone can be a bummer so we’re inviting patrons and friends to join us for weekly Virtual Open Houses via Zoom on Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. We are scheduled through the month of August and plan to hold Virtual Open Houses every Wednesday until we can meet in person. For more information, including log in details, email info@cicbvi.org

We hope to see you there!

** URGENT: 10th Annual Community Banquet POSTPONED!**

Out of an abundance of caution for our patrons and guests related to the rapidly evolving Coronavirus situation and after considering CDC and WHO guidance and input from medical professionals in our network, we have decided to postpone the 10th Annual Community Banquet and Fundraiser planned for March 13th. Many of our patrons are vulnerable due to their age and/or underlying medical conditions, so we have decided not to mingle them within a large group of approximately 125 people. Although the likelihood of exposure to COVID-19 at our event may have been low, the severity for a vulnerable person contracting the virus could be high. We will keep you posted as we work to reschedule the event and appreciate your understanding, patience and ongoing support.

–CICBVI Executive Board of Directors

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