Light the Way

Light the Way

About This Campaign

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind's (CLB) 7th Annual Light the Way encourages people of all ages, particularly people who are blind or visually impaired, to maintain active and productive lifestyles. This year’s Light the Way fundraising event will provide participants with a morning of fun-filled exercise, camaraderie and musical entertainment. Join CLB and walk the scenic boardwalk in the Capitol Riverfront, participate in complimentary fitness mini-sessions, and enjoy lunch from on-site neighborhood food vendors. Following the walk and cool-down, take a seat in Yards Park and relax to the soulful tunes of accomplished blind pianist/musician, Mac Potts.

Support CLB by participating in the 7th Annual Light the WayProceeds from this year’s fundraising event will help CLB to remain a strong community resource for residents in the Washington metropolitan area for years to come.

Registration is FREE this year, but we encourage all participants to crowdfund! Click on "Participate in this campaign!" and register to walk. Once you register, be sure to hit the blue "Share" button on the upper right-hand corner of your personal campaign page. Use this sharing option as an easy way to spread the word through email, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. and garner support for CLB!

About The Day

Participating Vendors: Little Peace of Heaven and District Barbecue

Location / Venue

  • Address:
  • Yards Park
  • 355 Water St SE
  • Washington, DC, District of Columbia
  • 20003, USA
  • Time:
  • Oct 14, 2017 09:00 am to
  • Oct 14, 2017 12:00 pm

Safe Harbor

Shining Light

Guiding Light

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind

Campaign to Support Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind (CLB) is an engaged, community leader in the Washington metropolitan area serving people of all ages who are experiencing vision loss. Clients of CLB receive service, training and employment resources that support the whole person, at every level of independence and stage of life. Through vision screenings, a mobile eye care unit, independent living skills training, support groups for youth and adults, career counseling and job placement, CLB enables clients to reclaim personal and professional independence by learning to advocate for themselves and address the challenges that arise from vision loss. CLB is a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions to CLB are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. CLB's tax identification number is 530196609. 

Fundraising Participant Personal Goal Amount Raised
Michael Jacoby
Michael Jacoby
315642
$3,156.42 of $2,000 (157%)
315642
$3,156.42
Cathy Miller
Cathy Miller
109417
$1,094.17 of $1,000 (109%)
109417
$1,094.17
Rawia Alkhunaizi
Rawia Alkhunaizi
60153
$601.53 of $500 (120%)
60153
$601.53
Janet Sifers
Janet Sifers
44467
$444.67 of $1,000 (44%)
44467
$444.67
Jessica Kern
Jessica Kern
N/A
30000
$300
Karyn Greenfield
Karyn Greenfield
26548
$265.48 of $250 (106%)
26548
$265.48
Steven VanGrack
Steven VanGrack
25000
$250 of $50 (500%)
25000
$250
Deborah Shum
Deborah Shum
22129
$221.29 of $100 (221%)
22129
$221.29
Lisa Payne
Lisa Payne
20448
$204.48 of $500 (40%)
20448
$204.48
JOCELYN HUNTER
JOCELYN HUNTER
N/A
16277
$162.77
Tena Witherspoon
Tena Witherspoon
10554
$105.54 of $100 (105%)
10554
$105.54
Aina Irbe
Aina Irbe
10554
$105.54 of $150 (70%)
10554
$105.54
Jeremiah John
Jeremiah John
7500
$75 of $50 (150%)
7500
$75
Elaine John
Elaine John
6500
$65 of $50 (130%)
6500
$65
Amanda Cuellar
Amanda Cuellar
5335
$53.35 of $200 (26%)
5335
$53.35
John Lacey
John Lacey
5277
$52.77 of $50 (105%)
5277
$52.77
Andy Rosenthal
Andy Rosenthal
5000
$50 of $100 (50%)
5000
$50
Bill McVay
Bill McVay
5000
$50 of $50 (100%)
5000
$50
Lucille Richardson
Lucille Richardson
2655
$26.55 of $50 (53%)
2655
$26.55
Holly Bloom
Holly Bloom
2655
$26.55 of $50 (53%)
2655
$26.55
Amy Reytar
Amy Reytar
2500
$25 of $50 (50%)
2500
$25
Tri Suryani
Tri Suryani
N/A
2500
$25
Frances Reimers
Frances Reimers
2500
$25 of $25 (100%)
2500
$25
JULIE VIANELLO
JULIE VIANELLO
N/A
2129
$21.29
Patricia Antoine
Patricia Antoine
N/A
1080
$10.8
Sean Menken
Sean Menken
0
$0 of $25 (0%)
0
$0
Brenda Clinkscales
Brenda Clinkscales
N/A
0
$0
Gurkirpal Singh
Gurkirpal Singh
N/A
0
$0
Allyson Jernagin
Allyson Jernagin
N/A
0
$0
Kimberly Dubose
Kimberly Dubose
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Abraham Wondirad
Abraham Wondirad
N/A
0
$0
Johnella Farrar
Johnella Farrar
N/A
0
$0
Timothy Ferebee
Timothy Ferebee
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Elvis Shields
Elvis Shields
N/A
0
$0
Swanie Sue Schuetz
Swanie Sue Schuetz
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Onika Lloyd
Onika Lloyd
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Paul Srikittipraphat
Paul Srikittipraphat
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Tyrone Harrison
Tyrone Harrison
N/A
0
$0
Sam Joehl
Sam Joehl
0
$0 of $100 (0%)
0
$0
Eric Gordon
Eric Gordon
N/A
0
$0
Tommy Smith
Tommy Smith
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Tony Cancelosi
Tony Cancelosi
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Mark Cancelosi
Mark Cancelosi
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
MJ Noel
MJ Noel
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Lynne Cancelosi
Lynne Cancelosi
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Kali Cancelosi
Kali Cancelosi
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Andrew Cancelosi
Andrew Cancelosi
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Terry Dowdy
Terry Dowdy
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Charles Hill
Charles Hill
N/A
0
$0
Bill Feller
Bill Feller
N/A
0
$0
Toni Hill
Toni Hill
0
$0 of $500 (0%)
0
$0
Daniel Feller
Daniel Feller
N/A
0
$0
Scott Feller
Scott Feller
N/A
0
$0
Theo Johnson
Theo Johnson
N/A
0
$0
RODNEY SOMERVILLE
RODNEY SOMERVILLE
0
$0 of $10 (0%)
0
$0
Angela Daras
Angela Daras
N/A
0
$0
Stefanie Green
Stefanie Green
N/A
0
$0
Jason Rivers
Jason Rivers
N/A
0
$0
Reina Grosvalet
Reina Grosvalet
0
$0 of $100 (0%)
0
$0
Lindsey Neary
Lindsey Neary
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Julius Weeks
Julius Weeks
0
$0 of $10 (0%)
0
$0
David Mclamore
David Mclamore
0
$0 of $100 (0%)
0
$0
Shatora Johnson
Shatora Johnson
0
$0 of $25 (0%)
0
$0
James Littlejohn
James Littlejohn
0
$0 of $20 (0%)
0
$0
Carolyn Reed
Carolyn Reed
0
$0 of $30 (0%)
0
$0
Mary Holiday
Mary Holiday
N/A
0
$0
William Harris
William Harris
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Sharon Warren
Sharon Warren
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Florence Stewart
Florence Stewart
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Charles Beale
Charles Beale
N/A
0
$0
Charles Libdsay
Charles Libdsay
N/A
0
$0
LaTishia Wingate
LaTishia Wingate
N/A
0
$0
Marcos Rodrigues
Marcos Rodrigues
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Bob Bloom
Bob Bloom
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Tracey Turri
Tracey Turri
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Francisco Lima
Francisco Lima
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Collin Brown
Collin Brown
N/A
0
$0
P Williams
P Williams
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Donna & Bob Brennan
Donna & Bob Brennan
0
$0 of $1,000 (0%)
0
$0
Tony Pica
Tony Pica
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Raju Thadani
Raju Thadani
N/A
0
$0
Aazim Moore
Aazim Moore
N/A
0
$0
kimberly copenhaver
kimberly copenhaver
N/A
0
$0
MARTINA ALMONTE
MARTINA ALMONTE
N/A
0
$0
Farzana qanit
Farzana qanit
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Lakesha Larry
Lakesha Larry
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Olivia Norman
Olivia Norman
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Ruthanne Miller
Ruthanne Miller
N/A
0
$0
Ella Harley
Ella Harley
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Emily Heppen
Emily Heppen
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Courtney Dixon
Courtney Dixon
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Rob Miller
Rob Miller
N/A
0
$0
Barry McVay
Barry McVay
N/A
0
$0
NIcholas Hunter
NIcholas Hunter
N/A
0
$0
Vivina McVay
Vivina McVay
N/A
0
$0
Lawrence Hawkins
Lawrence Hawkins
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Fern McCree
Fern McCree
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Tandra Turner
Tandra Turner
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
candaisy elliott
candaisy elliott
N/A
0
$0
Elizabeth Knipp
Elizabeth Knipp
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Irene Abiko
Irene Abiko
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Valerie Portney
Valerie Portney
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Joseph Pecoraro
Joseph Pecoraro
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Jenell Biggs
Jenell Biggs
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Kim Alfonso
Kim Alfonso
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
RON LENARD
RON LENARD
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Patti Lyman
Patti Lyman
N/A
0
$0
Stuart Miller
Stuart Miller
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Anna Quint
Anna Quint
N/A
0
$0
Kathy May
Kathy May
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
christina kavanagh
christina kavanagh
N/A
0
$0
Silvana Corrales
Silvana Corrales
N/A
0
$0
Carolyn Scales
Carolyn Scales
N/A
0
$0
Tawanda Lee
Tawanda Lee
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Larry Brown
Larry Brown
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Britnie Mcknight
Britnie Mcknight
N/A
0
$0
Phil Kern
Phil Kern
N/A
0
$0
Alexander Kern
Alexander Kern
N/A
0
$0
Sarah Mullins
Sarah Mullins
N/A
0
$0
Amber Woods
Amber Woods
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Vencer Cotton
Vencer Cotton
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Camille Britt
Camille Britt
0
$0 of $10 (0%)
0
$0
Scott Ruth
Scott Ruth
N/A
0
$0
Hannah Mullins
Hannah Mullins
N/A
0
$0
Mike Mullins
Mike Mullins
N/A
0
$0
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"We are excited to announce the seventh annual Light the Way event, taking place on Saturday, October 14th. For 117 years, Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind has been supporting, training, and employing people who are blind or have severe vision loss in our community. Join us at Yards Park as we walk for independence of those individuals with vision loss. Let's make this an extraordinary event!"
Tony Cancelosi
President and CEO
Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind
  1. Christopher Hunter
    Christopher Hunter gave a $52.77 donation to support JOCELYN HUNTER
    Dedication In Memory of: B.K. and Rethia Taylor
    This is a donation to support the mission that Jocelyn Hunter supports every, single day in CLB. Her hard effort does not go unnoticed. - Christopher Hunter
    7 months ago · Like
  2. Mai Zamakhchari gave a $79 donation to support Rawia Alkhunaizi
    7 months ago · Like
  3. Shelley Payne gave a $105.22 donation to support Lisa Payne
    Go Lisa!
    7 months ago · Like
  4. Kristin Gartman
    Kristin Gartman gave a $26.55 donation to support Lisa Payne
    7 months ago · Like
  5. An anonymous donation of $72.71 has been made to support Lisa Payne
    7 months ago · Like
  6. Avanti Capital
    Avanti Capital gave a $500 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    7 months ago · Like
  7. Jennifer Stevens
    Jennifer Stevens gave a donation to support Janet Sifers
    7 months ago · Like
  8. Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind
    Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind gave a $52.77 donation
    Dedication In Memory of: Mom and Dad
    7 months ago · Like
  9. Holly Bloom
    Holly Bloom gave a $26.55 donation to support Holly Bloom
    7 months ago · Like
  10. Kevin  Beverly
    Kevin Beverly gave a $100 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    7 months ago · Like
  11. J Timothy McCann
    J Timothy McCann gave a $75 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    7 months ago · Like
  12. Kholoud Aljishi
    Kholoud Aljishi gave a $30 donation to support Rawia Alkhunaizi
    For Awsi :)
    7 months ago · Like
  13. Steven VanGrack Law, P.C.
    Steven VanGrack Law, P.C. gave a $250 donation to support Steven VanGrack
    Have a great Light The Way
    7 months ago · Like
  14. Kayren Jan'ice Benjamin
    Kayren Jan'ice Benjamin gave a $52.77 donation to support Tena Witherspoon
    7 months ago · Like
  15. Bob Bloom
    Bob Bloom gave a $53.35 donation to support Cathy Miller
    7 months ago · Like
  16. An anonymous donation of $25 has been made to support Amy Reytar
    7 months ago · Like
  17. L & P Your Home Team Advantage
    L & P Your Home Team Advantage gave a $26.55 donation to support Lucille Richardson
    8 months ago · Like · 1 person likes this.
  18. Eugene Julian
    Eugene Julian gave a $100 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    8 months ago · Like
  19. Cheryl jonesdean
    Cheryl jonesdean gave a $47.53 donation to support Rawia Alkhunaizi
    8 months ago · Like
  20. Bridget Barber
    Bridget Barber gave a $52.77 donation to support Tena Witherspoon
    8 months ago · Like
  21. Elite Roofing
    Elite Roofing gave a $265.48 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    8 months ago · Like
  22. Bill McVay
    Bill McVay Bill McVay

    I will be participating on Saturday morning, would anyone else like to support Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind?

    8 months ago · Like
  23. Barry Boden
    Barry Boden gave a $100 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    Dedication In Memory of: Jerry Boden
    8 months ago · Like
  24. Setsuko Ono
    Setsuko Ono gave a $157.67 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    8 months ago · Like
  25. Matthew Appler
    Matthew Appler gave a $105.22 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    8 months ago · Like
  26. Paul Norwood
    Paul Norwood gave a $100 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    8 months ago · Like
  27. Adam Bernstein
    Adam Bernstein gave a $106.38 donation to support Michael Jacoby
    8 months ago · Like
  28. Cathy Eade
    Cathy Eade gave a $50 donation to support Jeremiah John
    Wish we could join you guys! Hope you have great weather that day!
    8 months ago · Like
    • ejohn
      ejohn

      would love you to join us! Thank you so much for your generosity!

      8 months ago · Like
  29. Cathy Eade
    Cathy Eade gave a $50 donation to support Elaine John
    Wish we could join you!
    8 months ago · Like
  30. Linowes Design Assoc. Inc.
    Linowes Design Assoc. Inc. gave a $200 donation to support Cathy Miller
    In honor of Cathy Miller and all she does...
    8 months ago · Like
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