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Industries for the Blind and Visually Impaired

On a mission. Driven by purpose.

At Industries for the Blind and Visually Impaired (IBVI), our employees inspire us with their commitment to excellence. They make us who we are. And they make it possible for us to do what we do: provide the best, most cost-effective industrial supplies—made with a true purpose.

Our Capabilities

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Manufacturing

We use adaptive technology to enhance operator capabilities so we can produce the highest quality products for our customers.
ISO 9001:2015 certified.
IBVI Kitting

Kitting

We offer customized kits & tool sets, including construction & engineering sets, kits, outfits, first responder & investigation kits, & more.
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Distribution

We help elevate your business with turnkey distribution services.
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IBVI Made

We manufacture hundreds of high-quality items in full compliance with government-purchase requirements.
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IBVI Custom

What you need. Customized. We can customize almost anything We also know your unique purchasing requirements better than anyone else. With years of service and experience serving the federal government, we know
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IBVI Supply

Dedicated to your on-base needs, we offer a full range of custom supplies and solutions.
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IBVI Spaces

Our expert design services and custom furniture solutions help create accessible spaces to live and work.

Focused on Our People. Driven by Our Purpose.

At IBVI, our employees inspire us with their pride, passion, and commitment to excellence. Every new customer, every new order, provides us with opportunities to create more jobs for the blind and visually impaired.

 Matt B

IBVI team member since 2014

Matt B placing a part into a foam kitting case.

Community Resources

At IBVI, we’re proud to help provide useful resources for the blind and visually impaired community—as evidenced by our partnerships throughout the community.

GSA & AbilityOne® Approved

For more than 60 years, we have been a proud AbilityOne® supplier for customers as diverse as the products we make.

Who We Are

Fulfilling our promise to the blind and visually impaired takes hard work and dedication, but it’s a pursuit of passion and purpose. Our mission, our promise is rooted in five core values—our marching orders.

Recent News

Technology Creates Possibilities

A blog by Vision Forward, a nonprofit organization devoted to empowering, educating, and enhancing the lives of individuals impacted by vision loss through all of life’s transitions.

The freedom to move—untethered

For guys like Thomas Panek, there’s no such thing as slowing down. CEO of Guiding Eyes for the Blind, he’s a successful businessman, family man and athlete—a runner, to be specific. There’s one more thing too: He’s blind. Born with a genetic eye condition that eventually led to his total blindness as a young adult, Thomas has relied on cane or canine to guide him ever since. That is, until he teamed up with Google.

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