Opportunities Unlimited for the Blind’s mission: building life skills, self-confidence and independence for children and young adults who are blind or have low vision.
“Sleeping in tents this summer was awesome! It was my first time sleeping in tent. Thanks OUB for all you do!” Camper Sydney, age 12
We are done with the 2016 camping season! We had a great time, and we look forward to another year!
OUB Summer Camps are all about fun and education, where kids learn new skills in a supportive, encouraging environment that will help them become more independent, and have fun doing many traditional camp activities, such as cooking over a campfire, swimming and playing all sorts of games!
PARENTS! Are you interested in a one-day cooking class at Camp Optimist to help you learn to teach your child with a visual impairment to cook? Let us know by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or sending us a message through Facebook!
FRIENDS and FAMILIES! Are you interested in a one-day Family Harvest Festival at Camp Optimist to celebrate the changing of the seasons and Fall’s best produce – with cooking classes and plenty of fun outdoor activities? Let us know by sending an email to email@example.com or sending us a message through Facebook!
Parent Education is an important part of our work. Please view this great video from the National Association of Parents of Children with Visual Impairments (NAPVI).
“I learned that I love cooking for large groups and learned that I’m a good leader.” Camper Junior, age 15
Donate NOW to give children who are blind or visually impaired their best summer ever!
“Adventure Camp was one of the most spectacular experiences of my life!” Counselor Mark
For more information on OUB Camps, contact Gwen Botting at:
989-855-2430 or 616-755-2221