Blind & visually impaired association holds White Cane Day & starts corporate campaign

White Cane Day

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - It's White Cane Day next week.

Olivia Kassoum-Amadou from the Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired of Northern New York talked about it on 7 News This Morning.

With her was board treasurer Bob Ashodian, who talked about an upcoming corporate campaign.

Watch the video for their interview.

White Cane Day is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, October 12 at Salmon Run Mall in Watertown.

There will be vision screenings, games, Braille demonstrations, and a maze for people to try their hands at navigating using a white cane.

Call 315-782-2451 to find out more.

The 20/20 corporate campaign is starting to ramp up. The plan is to raise $100,000 to help fund progress in the field of vision rehabilitation.

You can email o.k-amadou@abvinny.org to find out more.

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