Karna Vidya Foundation

Empowerment through Employment for Persons with Visual Impairment.

( Rehabilitation, career guidance and counseling services to persons with visual Impairments children and adults for education, livelihood opportunities.)

First ever stall in bookfair

Date : 21 Jan 2015

  • With all good wishes, RC Drishti, for the first time in the history, has successfully run the stall at the Chennai Bookfair
    2015 between 09 01 2015 – 21 01 2015.
  • This event  that stands for social integration marks the beginning of the journey towards social inclusion.
  • The objective to create awareness about accessible and independent learning tools for the visually impaired among the public was well met.
  • More than 300 visitors [professionals, employers, volunteers and visually impaired]across Tamilnadu visited the stall and got benefited.
  • Some have expressed their willingness to be volunteers, some are ready to share their professional expertise, and some requires training and
    employment at KVTC.
  • The stall was wholly managed by Drishti Rotaractors from different colleges. They did the demos and explained in detail the ways and
    means to become self-independent and self-reliant using technology in terms of education and employment.
  • 3 print media – Indian Express, Tamil Hindu and Times of India and 4 visual media – Pudhiya thalaimurai, Vendhar, Thanthi TV and News 7 Tamil  gave a good coverage of our stall.

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