City Access New York, Inc.
Staten Island, NY, USA
Project Title: Vocational Education and Experience for New York City Youth who are Blind Website: http://www.cityaccessny.org
About the Grantee
City Access New York promotes lifelong access to educational, vocational and cultural programs for New Yorkers of all abilities. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that identifies barriers to participation, in schools and in the community, and adapts the content and delivery of programs to the diverse needs of people with disabilities.
Purpose of the Grant
To underwrite vocational education, career exploration, orientation and mobility training for New York City secondary school and college students who are blind or visually impaired through participation in paid internships at local museums and cultural institutions