Maine Philanthropy Center

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Member Spotlight: The Iris Network

Tuesday, August 16, 2022
As we continue to highlight the incredible work of our members, this month we are highlighting The Iris Network. We encourage you to explore the work of The Iris Network by visiting their website to explore their services, events, and resources, or following them on Facebook, Instagram, or LinkedIn.


Organization: The Iris Network

Mission: Helping people who are visually impaired or blind attain independence and community integration.

Recent Programs: The Iris Network recently completed its second successful year of Life Camp. This two-week live-in program provides students with real-life experience of living in their own space while maintaining a full-time job. Students gained job site experience and learned the skills of transportation, budgeting, cooking, cleaning, and shopping.

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