South African blind women in action

Mayor Patricia de Lille hands over R10,000 worth of groceries and wool to South African Blind Women in Action. Photo by Barbara Maregele.

“This organisation has given me new life,” said Dreyer. “I was in teaching for 10 years, and then I left the teaching profession because of my visual loss. I came to Cape Town Society for the Blind. I retrained and reskilled myself, and empowered myself.”