Kilimanjaro Blind Trust Africa invites you to share in our vision

They say that kindness is a language that the blind can see. Our mission at the Kilimanjaro Blind Trust Africa is to speak, and teach, this language to those that need it the most – the visually impaired. But we can’t do it alone. The Perkins Brailler is a typewriter for the blind, and in Read more about Kilimanjaro Blind Trust Africa invites you to share in our vision[…]

KBT Africa Board Member Douglas Sidialo interviewed by The Scoop

How terror-bombing survivor is turning wheels of fate. Watch the full interview with Douglas below: Source: The Scoop Episode 72 Douglas Sidialo | Africa24 Media   There are different ways to react to a devastating setback. Some people crumble in the face of adversity and withdraw into their own world to deal with their loss. Read more about KBT Africa Board Member Douglas Sidialo interviewed by The Scoop[…]

11,000 Braillers Repaired. . . . and counting!

Kilimanjaro Blind Trust has hit and surpassed the 11,000 Brailler repair marking since its inception in 2005. We’re very proud to report that a total of 11,207 repairs were reported in Kenya Uganda and Tanzania as at the close of the second quarter 2015. This means that Braillers which would have been otherwise broken and Read more about 11,000 Braillers Repaired. . . . and counting![…]

Our new SMS tracking system

Kilimanjaro Blind Trust Africa (KBTA) Trains Technicians on Mobile Short Code Reporting Process KENYA: Kilimanjaro Blind Trust Africa conducted 2 days training for 30 school-based Braille Repair Technicians on the use of its new Mobile Short Code reporting platform. The process entails use of an ordinary mobile phone. Technicians access the platform for free through their Read more about Our new SMS tracking system[…]