Braille students decorate a piano for the public to play. Braille Institute’s Polka the Piano is one of 30 pianos installed throughout LA County as part of the Play Me, I’m Yours art event, by U.K. artist Luke Jerram and presented by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.
‘Play Me, I’m Yours’ at California Plaza
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Braille Institute is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to eliminate barriers to a fulfilling life caused by blindness and severe sight loss. It serves thousands of adults and youth each year through a broad range of educational, social and recreational programs designed to help people with vision loss lead enriched and fulfilling lives. Services are provided through six Southern California centers and hundreds of other community locations. Additionally, Braille Institute’s national programs encourage school age students to pursue braille literacy and orientation and mobility skills. Funded by private donations, all services are free of charge.