Final Thought

 Kenneth Breakey of the Emerald Coast Regional Group, shown demonstrating guiding techniques to Aly Petrie and her class of second graders at L.E.A.D. Academy Classical School in Pace, Florida.

BVA members throughout the country are often invited to public and private schools, retirement communities, and civic organizations.

At formal and informal gatherings, they offer insight into what it is like to be blind, how white canes and dogs assist them, and what to do when meeting a blind person in a social setting or on a street corner.

One such veteran who continually accepts such invitations is Kenneth Breakey of the Emerald Coast Regional Group, shown demonstrating guiding techniques to Aly Petrie and her class of second graders at L.E.A.D. Academy Classical School in Pace, Florida.