• A unique and non-competitive walk/run race at Nationals Park

    Light the Way 5k is a unique and non-competitive walk/run race that begins at Nationals Park and ends on the Nationals baseball field. The event is supported by various local and national businesses and supports programs and services to people who are blind or visually impaired in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. Everyone is invited to participate.

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  • ClickAndGo DC Metro

    Learn about Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind's ClickAndGo DC Metro Wayfinding Project, the revolutionary new way for travelers who are blind or visually impaired to use the Metro system to independently travel.

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  • Independence Is Our Vision

    Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind provides a comprehensive, integrated range of services including low vision care and rehabilitation, job development training, and employment for people of all ages who are visually impaired or blind to enable them to remain independent.

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DEDICATED TO HELPING

10+
Programs & Services

150
Number of volunteers who contribute service hours to CLB

1,000
Number of individuals in the D.C. Area that are receiving our services

Since 1900, Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind has been dedicated to helping the blind or visually impaired population of the greater Washington region overcome the challenges of vision loss. Our work enables people of all ages who are blind or visually impaired to remain independent, active and productive in society.

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CLB IN THE NEWS

56th Annual Camp Lighthouse

For Immediate release WHO: Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind (CLB) will host an annual tradition, its 56th Camp Lighthouse, at the YMCA in Silver Spring. WHAT: Campers ages 6 – 12, who are blind or visually impaired, will participate in camp activities such as; arts and crafts and beep ball.…

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