Resources

Resources offered through MIB & the MIB Foundation

Braille Newsletter

MIB Foundation Newsletter

The MIB Foundation Newsletter is sent out to MIB employees, their family members, friends of employees, MIB Foundation supporters, and others from the community with interest in our organization.  If you would like to receive our newsletter, please enter your e-mail and click “subscribe” on the Homepage.

Low Vision Support Group

Low Vision Discussion Series

The MIB Foundation is proud to announce the relaunching of its monthly assistive technology discussion series, hosted at MIB’s downtown Jackson headquarters.  Each meeting will focus on topics associated with living, learning, and working with visual disabilities, and are open to all people affected by blindness or visual impairment, as well as their friends, family members, and caregivers.  Presentations will include interactive discussions led by guest speakers, live assistive technology demonstrations, refreshments, and door prizes from the MIB Low Vision Store!  See the “Events” page for details on upcoming meetings!

Low Vision Store

Low Vision Store at Mississippi Industries for the Blind

The Low Vision Store at Mississippi Industries for the Blind carries products for the visually impaired that assist with daily living activities, mobility, magnification, entertainment, and more!  If you’re interested in visiting the store, please come by between 10am-2pm Monday-Friday, or if you’d like more information about the types of products we offer, call 601-984-3211!

MIB Health Fair

MIB Foundation at Health Fairs

Do you have a health fair you’d like for us to attend?  Would you like written materials about the MIB Foundation to give away at your next event?  We are always looking for opportunities to present our resources and services at health or information fairs, conventions, or other community-wide gatherings.  E-mail us with information on your event at mibfoundation@mibfoundation.org.