[Ohio-talk] Fw: Ohio Lighthouse
n8tnv at att.net
Wed May 13 23:39:57 UTC 2009
Hi J. W.
It sounds to me like a Sheltered Workshop with Residential Component is the plan.
When I read the email I thought of Clovernook in a bygone era.
I am not trying to be negative but I just do not put much stock in an outfit that promises jobs for 1000 people.
----- Original Message -----
From: "DAVID COHEN" <HEPAN02 at EARTHLINK.NET>
To: "NFB OF Ohio Announcement and Discussion List" <ohio-talk at nfbnet.org>
Date: 2009/05/13 19:29:16
Subject: Re: [Ohio-talk] Fw: Ohio Lighthouse
> Dr. Smith,
> If employment is the goal the NFB TRAINING CENTER's rate of success speaks
> for itself. Maybe it is worth investigating if there is a possibility of a
> partnership that would lead to more people receiving training in
> Minneapolis, Littleton or Ruston? I had the best training in Minneapolis,
> but when all was said and done it was my attitude that made the difference
> and BLIND, Inc. planted that seed.
> The attitude expressed in the email is suspect to say the least.
> David Cohen
> If everybody gives nobody is without
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dr. Smith" <jwsmithnfb at verizon.net>
> To: "NFB OF Ohio Announcement and Discussion List" <ohio-talk at nfbnet.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 13, 2009 9:26 AM
> Subject: [Ohio-talk] Fw: Ohio Lighthouse
> > Does anyone know anything about this group or any reason why I should not
> > contact them, read on.
> > JW
> > Dr. J. Webster Smith
> > President National Federation of the Blind of Ohio
> > P.O.BOX 458 Athens, Ohio, 45701-0458
> > Phone Number - 740-592-6326
> > "Changing What it Means to be Blind"
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: rmlad08 at ohiolighthouse.org
> > To: jwsmithnfb at verizon.net
> > Sent: Wednesday, May 13, 2009 12:39 AM
> > Subject: Ohio Lighthouse
> > Dear President Smith,
> > The Ohio Lighthouse for the Blind and Vision Impaired has been newly
> > formed to assist those within the State of Ohio and Nationwide in becoming
> > independent and productive citizens.
> > We are in the process of developing the first working-residential
> > community of which will employ more than 1000 individuals.
> > We would like to have a moment to discuss our project and learn how the
> > NFB OF Ohio and the Ohio Lighthouse can work together to promote and
> > assist in the success of those vision impaired.
> > Please contact me Wednesday anytime during the day from 9:30 AM THROUGH
> > average of 9:00 PM AT THE PHONE NUMBER: 330-297-8938.
> > In the sincerest of appreciation,
> > Ohio Lighthouse for the Blind and Vision Impaired, Inc.
> > Rick Mladek, Chairman/Executive Director
> > PO Box 256
> > Ravenna, OH 44266
> > Phone: 330-297-8938
> > fax: 330-297-8939
> > cell: 330-357-6386
> > rmlad08 at ohiolighthouse.org
> > www.ohiolighthouse.org
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