Jun 18, 2019
State Services for the Blind hosted a Career Expo for high school and college students who are blind, low vision, or DeafBlind. The event took place on Saturday, April 27.
Throughout the Expo students had the opportunity to:
In this interview, Jeff Thompson caught up with Rev. Lisa Larges:
Rev. Lisa Larges
Associate Pastor, Lake Nokomis Presbyterian Church
In addition to full-time work, Lisa serves part-time as the Associate Pastor for Congregational Care at a small church in Minneapolis. She has a Master’s of Divinity from San Francisco Theological Seminary. Previously, she worked for a church-related nonprofit, and had the opportunity to preach and teach at more than 350 churches and church conferences nationally.
If you would like to know more about Transition Services from
State Services contact Transition Coordinator Sheila Koenig
by email or contact her
via phone at 651-539-2361.
To find your State Services in your State you can go to www.AFB.org and search the directory for your agency.
Check out the Blind Abilities Communityon Facebook, the Blind Abilities Page, the Job Insights Support Groupand the Assistive Technology Community for the Blind and Visually Impaired.