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History of the Blind Lead Trust Organization.

Name of the Organization-: Blind Lead Trust 

 History of the Organization   

  Blind Lead Trust is a non- profit  Organization ,it was established on 26th June 2018  as a Public Trust under the Act of 1882, the co-founder of this trust was Shri. Jitentra Dkhar(Managing Trustee, Director) and (Late) Dr. Theodore Moallem (second trustee, secretary) and other five trustees  which were registered before at  Lower Lachumiere Shillong but  at  present the address is in Lumbasuk A (1st floor) Lawjynriew  Road, Nongthymmai Shillong, Meghalaya.Blind Lead Trust has 7 trustees,   5 staff and 25 beneficiaries. The motto of the organization is “ When the blind lead the blind, they can choose their own paths” this means that if the blind  person is well train  He/She can stand on their own feet by leading them self into a prosperous life even though if their eyes are dim they are able to be independent and choose their own way.

Mission:

BLT, India is a non-profit organization, based in Shillong, Meghalaya with the mission to protect the rights of the blind and visually-impaired and to also make improvements for the future of the young blind people, to help them to fill their dreams, to participate in society and be more independent and self-sufficient.

It aims to bring  up equal opportunity in education, empower the knowledge, to promote them related to job opportunities, also to help the individual business who aims to get their own income as their interest and to earn their livelihood and also to protect the rights of the visually impaired. The Organization is focusing on providing free hostel  and Free Training Course in an accessible way which is related to the technology, Workshop and Design with assistive technology. Under the organization we have done self governing by leading ourselves and the other visually impaired companions.

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