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Seeing stars - for the first time

Original post made on Dec 4, 2009

When Anna Hoyt looks up at the stars, she thinks of her new friend Kelly, a teammate on a Global Explorers trip to the Grand Canyon in July. Kelly, 17, who is visually impaired, had never before seen the night sky clearly, due to the presence of city lights.

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Posted by RA Pearsons
a resident of Monte Vista High School
on Dec 4, 2009 at 8:40 am

Anna what a wonderful story and experience. Thank you for sharing. As Guide Dogs For The Blind puppy raisers my family would have to agree with you that blind people really are no different then those of us who have eyes that see. Please encourage your new friends to look into: www.guidedogs.com