Bridges Blog Employment Resources Series: National Days November 2023

National Entrepreneur’s Day

National Days November with Our Bridges Resource Library

We love celebrating “National Days,” so we have chosen a few Bridges Resource Library entries that help us celebrate the following National Days in November:

  • November 7: National Parents As Teachers Day (November 8)
  • November 14: Loosen Up Lighten Up Day
  • November 21: National Entrepreneur’s Day
  • November 28: Giving Tuesday

We invite you to “check out” the Bridges Resource Library’s offerings that share information about entrepreneurship, including interviews with blind entrepreneurs, reflections about the benefits of volunteerism and how it can enhance entrepreneurial opportunities. We also have great resources to help explore possibilities and to build necessary “soft skills” all entrepreneurs need.

Entrepreneurs and Volunteerism

Blind Entrepreneurs Share Their Stories

Celebrating the 2021 #NationalVolunteerWeek

Finding Yourself

Finding Your Niche

Figure Out What You Need—Self-determination

Navigating Your Future

Building Soft Skills


Goal-Setting Tips and Techniques

About the Bridges Resource Library

On August 29, in honor of National Library Week, the Bridges Resource Library opened its (virtual) doors. The Bridges Resource Library provides a much-needed one-stop-shop for blind/low vision students, their families, their educators, their service providers, and their community allies in Maryland.

Your one-stop resource

Using this tool, stakeholders have instant access to accurate and up-to-date information to answer questions and explore options. The well-researched and accessible components of the Bridges Technical Assistance Center’s Resource Library address areas of concern to secondary transition for blind/low vision students, and it includes Maryland-focused resources, information about accessible assistive technology tools, informational and procedural guides, and much more!

Accurate and current information at your fingertips

We have committed to keeping this information updated. Each entry contains information about the date on which the information was current.

As part of the Bridges Technical Assistance Center’s work, we will confirm that the links and information in each entry are up-to-date at least once every six months. If you find any broken links or any other concerns about an entry, please reach out to us, and we will fix the issue!

Please check out the Bridges Technical Assistance Center’s Resource Library today!

Contact us

Follow the Bridges Helpdesk Facebook page for more transition tips, and please contact the Bridge’s Technical Assistance Center’s Free Helpdesk for Maryland Blind/Low Vision Transition Students, Families, and Educators anytime using:

This unique project is being coordinated through The IMAGE Center of Maryland, a center for independent living in Towson, and it is funded by a grant from the Maryland Department of Education Division of Special Education/Early Intervention Services.

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