We know that just because someone can’t see doesn’t mean they shouldn’t have a vision for their future. We are in the business of changing lives and are looking to partner with businesses who can help us achieve this.
It’s not simply a good thing to do, it also makes business sense!
60% of consumers claimed to be looking for brands with a sense of purpose. Moreover, the sight loss community control an estimated 750 million euro in annual spending and we can help you win this business while creating an Ireland for Everyone!
2017 NCBI Visionary Programme
Our focus for 2017 and beyond is on reducing the 84% unemployment rate among working age people with sight loss in Ireland.
Charity of the Year
NCBI would like to welcome Fujitsu, Insurance Ireland and Specsavers as our Charity of the Year Partners.
NCBI are delighted to be among the first round of winners of the eir Community Fund. With eir’s support we will provide young people with sight loss with the technology skills, confidence and competence they need to complete school, university and ultimately employment.
We would like to thank Des Kelly Interiors for their continued support and commitment to changing the lives of people with sight loss across Irish communities.
- NCBI is home to Ireland’s longest running Charity Golf tournament the HolmPatrick Cup
- In partnership with the RAI, we run Ireland’s only National Dine in the Dark Week
- Our Tree of Light Campaign provides companies with a unique opportunity to promote their brand and support people with sight loss
Recognising the value of employee engagement, NCBI developed The Challengers Programme, which is designed to motivate and inspire your team.
- Wear Dots, Raise Lots
- The Great NCBI Bake Off
- Bag it for Blindness
Blind and vision impaired people control an estimated 750 million euro in annual spending. Upward of 60% of people with disabilities saying the way they are treated directly impacts the spending habits of friends and family members! We can support you in attracting and retaining this valuable market pool!
Our tailor made training courses provide your team with the expertise to attract and retain this valuable customer base.
Our Foundation team can support your organisation in, meeting CSR commitments and changing the lives of nearly a quarter of a million people in Ireland.
For information on any of the activities below please contact Sarah Williams at Sarah.Williams@ncbi.ie or call (01) 8221973.
NCBI would like to thank our corporate supporters, we are kindly supported by
Des Kelly Interiors, eBay , eir , Bayer, Novartis, New Ireland , Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Ardagh Group , ASL Aviation, Bimeda Holdings PLC, Bulters Chocolates , CIE Holdings , Clinch Wealth Management, Communications Workers Union , Croke Park Stadium, Dalata Hotel Group, DCC, Doramics Limited, Dunnes Stores, Ei Electronics, FCM Travel Solutions, Fyffes, Glen Dimplex, Goodbody’s Stockbrokers, Greencore, I.I.U , Intesa San Paolo Bank Ireland, Iris O’Brien Foundation, Irish Life , Kerry Group PLC, Kirby Group , Musgrave Group, Newstalk 106-108FM, O’Connell Brennan Solicitors, PC Peripherals , Perrigo, Seabridge, Shell and Topaz Aviation, Southern Optics, St. Joseph’s Irish Airports & Aviation Credit Union, Westfield Investments, O’Flaherty Holdings, Pfizer, Edenmore Pharmacy , Tesco, PB Print , Merlon Developments Ltd , Openmind Network, Architectural Aluminium Ltd, DQ Networks, Specsavers Ireland and Aura.