A Little About Us

Computers for the Blind (CFTB) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization devoted to providing computers to persons who are blind or visually impaired. It is our hope that each person who is visually impaired may experience the information age in a positive and productive manner. We believe technology opens new worlds and creates opportunity for greater personal freedom.

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We would love to get you information on how to start your order. Our computers are available to any visually impaired individuals living in the United States. Look at our Fact Sheet for more information, or begin the application process!

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Our organization depends on donations from individuals as well as large businesses. If you have computer equipment that is being unused or is destined for the trash, consider donating to us instead! Look for a location to drop off your computer, or find out what we are looking for.

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All of the machines we ship are built by volunteers. We are located in Richardson, Texas, and are always looking for helping hands to get computers out the door. Start by sending us your information, then come see us!

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We receive computers and accessibility software as donations from many sources. Our volunteers clean and rebuild the computers, then set them up with the software to make it possible for visually impaired persons to interact with them. It takes a team to make it all happen!

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What Others Are Saying

Thanks for a Great Computer

This is Mickey from Tuscaloosa Alabama! Thank you very much for the great job you have done in supplying me with such a great laptop computer. This Lenovo Thinkpad is an awesome computer, thanks again!

Mickey T, 01-2015

My Right Hand in Life

Thank you for your dedication and commitment to provide a wonderful opportunity for the blind and visually impaired. I have been using the computer that I received a little more than a year ago almost daily. My computer is my right hand in life. It opened up the world of opportunities. Thank you ver...

Shiro I, 07-2011

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How it Started

Bob Langford was blinded in an accident at age 16. Instead of quitting, he worked hard to achieve many things until he earned a Doctorate's Degree in Vocational Rehabilitation. Later in life, Bob discovered how computers could overcome many obstacles and he wanted to share this gift with others.

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Our Leaders

Today, it takes a team to get everything done! We have a volunteer board that works hard behind the scenes to further our mission, as well as staff members that focus on getting computers out to our clients. Get to know them and how they hold this all together.

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