We are honored to be recognized for our work to assist visually impaired persons :
2015 – Certificate Recognition of Work by The Michigan Senate of the State of Michigan, presented by State Senator Coleman A. Young II.
2015 – Appreciation Award for Outstanding Contributions to Serving Persons in Michigan Who Are Blind & Visually Impaired, presented by the Michigan Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired.
2011 – Certificate of Congressional Recognition for 50 years of assisting individuals with visual impairments achieve and maintain independence, signed by U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow.
2011 – Congratulatory letter for 50 years of dedicated service, signed by U.S. Senator Carl Levin.
2011 – Certificate of Recognition for 50th anniversary of GDABVI, signed by Michigan Governor Rick Snyder.
2011 – City of Detroit Proclamation for GDABVI 50th anniversary, signed by Detroit Mayor Dave Bing.
2000 – Best-Managed Nonprofit with a budget under $3 million, recognition by Crain’s Detroit Business.
2007 – City of Detroit Special Celebration Certificate on the occasion of the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the new Sensory Garden at GDABVI, signed by Mayor Kwame M. Kilpatrick.
1986 – Congratulatory letter for 25 years of service, signed by U.S. President Ronald Reagan.