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Gourds and pumpkins

A visit to the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Have you visited the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum recently? Often ranked as the nation’s best arboretum, it’s the University of Minnesota’s horticultural and landscape site with over 1,200 acres of gardens, wetlands, woods, orchards, and more. Whether you’re a gardener, a landscaper, or simply a nature-lover, there’s something for you all…

Vision Loss Resources table

Partnering with Minnesota’s optometrists

Vision Loss Resources sponsored the Minnesota Optometric Association’s 2019 Fall Meeting on a beautiful September weekend. We were eager to meet and make connections with some of the nearly 200 eye care professionals at the event. Many of them were unaware that their patients could access services and support after…

Louie McGee

TEDxMinneapolis: Louis McGee

He’s a visionary, nonprofit entrepreneur, triathlete, the youngest speaker ever at TEDxMinneapolis, and he’s legally blind. We’re proud to know Louis McGee. Here is his talk from TEDxMinneapolis!…

Kate Grathwol

Interview with Kate Grathwol, President and CEO

“Imagine you’re driving 40 mph down the freeway and the whole rest of the world is speeding past you. That’s what living with vision loss is like.” Listen to this podcast to learn how Vision Loss Resources’ President and CEO, Kate Grathwol, sees the future of the organization.