Georgia Industries for the Blind

General Information

Georgia Industries for the Blind
700 Faceville Highway
Bainbridge, GA 39819
(229) 248 2666 ext: 308
GIB_customer_Service@gvs.ga.gov
https://gvs.georgia.gov/georgia-industries-blind-0

Brief Description

Established by 1937 state legislature, Georgia Industries for the Blind (GIB) employs people who are blind in two locations across the state: Bainbridge and Griffin. GIB now employs nearly 100 blind persons and generates its total administrative and operating budgets through the sales of its products and services receiving zero dollars from state or federal means. It has maintained the highest national safety rating since 2013.

Staff

Mike Jackson, Operations Director, Mike.Jackson@gvs.ga.gov, 229 248 2667 ext.327

Luis Narimatsu, Services Director, Luis.Narimatsu@gvs.ga.gov, 229 248 2667 ext.317

Services Offered

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Provides employment opportunities for individuals who are blind.