Francene Marie interviews Shannon Houlihan, the Executive Director of Para Guide. Para Guide is a volunteer led organization that has trained 225+ volunteers to guide blind athletes. Mark your calendars for October 16th as we celebrate Blind Sports Day and White Cane Day with Mecklenburg Park and Recreation, Metrolina Association for the Blind, and the Charlotte Independence.
Para Guide supports the visually impaired via cycling, running, yoga, tennis, soccer, goal ball, and more! Also in October this amazing group will offer their final virtual event of the year in partnership with OrthoCarolina.
Sign up for their newsletter at www.paraguide.org because everyone is welcome to join! Follow on Facebook: PARA GUIDE. On Instagram: para_guide, or follow on Twitter @para_guide, LinkedIn at Para Guide and TikTok @paraguide.