• 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

20,000
Number of individuals in the D.C. Area that are acquiring 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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LIGHT THE WAY 5K

Register Now! for the 4th Annual Light the Way(tm) 5K at Nationals Park - Saturday, September 20th

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CLB IN THE NEWS

Meet Jerry Gatton and Dale Becker

Meet Jerry Gatton and Dale Becker Jerry Gatton hails from Hollywood, MD and now resides in Lexington Park, MD and is a runner in the Special Olympics and we are delighted he selected Light the Way 5k as his first 5k. Jerry was born without any vision and met his…

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