Outlook Nebraska, Inc. Earns National Industries Recognition


Outlook Nebraska, Inc. (ONI), a nonprofit organization providing employment and other opportunities for people who are blind and visually impaired, was recently honored for its increase of blind employment during 2011.

This award was presented to ONI at National Industries for the Blind’s (NIB) 2011 Opportunity Forum in Denver, CO. ONI was one of two NIB associated agencies to receive this award.

Established in 2000, ONI provides employment and workplace training to the blind and visually impaired in a converting operation that supplies a full line of 100 percent recycled fiber content tissue and towel products to the U.S. Government and other customers. The largest employer of the blind and visually impaired in Nebraska and the only agency of its kind in a seven-state region, Outlook Nebraska, Inc. (ONI) (www.outlooknebraska.com or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/outlooknebraska), provides additional services for its employees, including social activities, education, training and health and wellness programs.