Founder Mike Hess receiving Martin Luther King, Jr. Business Award.

2017 Martin Luther King Jr., Business Award Recipient

Blind Institute of Technology and founder Mike Hess are honored to be a 2017 recipient of the Martin Luther King Jr., Business Awards.

Dining in the Dark Gala

Join us on Saturday, January 28th 2017 for our second annual Dining in the Dark fundraiser.

Blind Institute of Technology

We are a non-profit organization dramatically altering the landscape of employment and accessibility for the blind and visually impaired (BVI) community. We offer a number of solutions-based programs to create long-term success for BVI candidates and employers.


“We hired a visually impaired Blind Institute of Technology candidate and couldn’t be more pleased with his commitment, attitude and job performance. Our partnership with BIT provides DaVita with an untapped talent pool that allows us to better serve our patients, clinicians and teammates.”

Allan Cullop, CIO, DaVita


Support Our MIssion!

We are a 501(c)(3) with a mission to prepare the visually impaired and the employers who hire them for success in the workplace.