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Annual Report

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Upcoming Events

Vintage Affaire

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Wine bottles on display for the Vintage Affaire silent auction benefitting Vista Center June 23, 2012The 35th Vintage Affaire, one of the largest wine auctions in California, will be held at a gorgeous home in Atherton.  The event has raised more than $8,000,000 to support Vista Center’s client services including the low vision clinic and rehabilitation services such as counseling, orientation and mobility training, living skills instruction and more.

For more information about Vintage Affaire, please visit


Menlo Charity Horse Show

August 8-13, 2017

Horse and rider going over a big jump at the Menlo Charity Horse Show benefiting Vista Center August 7-12, 2012The Menlo Charity Horse Show, one of the nation’s top horse shows, takes place in August.   Horses and exhibitors come from all over the Western states, Canada, and Mexico to compete in the beautiful setting of the Menlo Circus Club in Atherton. Over the past 28 years, the Horse Show has raised more than $6M benefiting Vista Center.

For more information please visit The Menlo Charity Horse Show


Past Events

Annual Ice Skating Party

Sponsored by the Sharks Foundation

Ice Skaters in rink at Winter LodgeThursday, December 22, 2016
5:25 pm to 7:30 pm

Thank you to all of the volunteers and families that helped make this a record-breaking event.

View 2016 photos

Winter Lodge
3009 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, 94306

Volunteers will be available to help with skating! You don’t even need to skate - You may simply sit by the fire and enjoy pizza and hot chocolate!   This is a tremendous event to meet other students and their families

Thank you to the Sharks Foundation for sponsoring this event!

2016 Low Vision Expo

2015 Holiday Ice Skating Party photos

2015 Low Vision Expo (presentation audio, exhibitor and other info)

2015 Northern California Braille Challenge Update
A Record Breaking Day