Mission:  To provide life-changing opportunities through sports and physical activity to individuals who are blind and visually impaired.

NWABA was founded on May 5, 2007.

NWABA is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

NWABA is funded by grants, individual gifts and fundraising events.

NWABA serves individuals of all ages and abilities who are blind or visually impaired and their schools and families across Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana.

Billy Henry is the Founder & Executive Director of NWABA.

The organization leadership includes a 13-member Board of Directors of community leaders.

In FY15, more than 1,200 people were served through NWABA five life-changing programs.

In 2015:
– 12+ sports were offered including: Goalball, Judo, Tandem Cycling, Swimming, Track & Field, Powerlifting, Skiing, Beep Baseball, Showdown, Kayaking, Paddle Boarding, Hiking, Golf and other recreational activities.
– 1,200 participated in NWABA events across Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana.
– 50+ Paralympic Experiences and other events were held throughout the Northwest

Please contact us at 360-448-7254 or bhenry@nwaba.org with any questions about our mission and programs.