LUTHERAN BRAILLE WORKERS APPOINTS JAY ZEMKE AS PRESIDENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Jordan, 800.925.6092, LBW@LBWInc.org LUTHERAN BRAILLE WORKERS APPOINTS JAY ZEMKE AS PRESIDENT YUCAIPA, CA, May 1, 2019 – Jay Zemke, has been appointed President of Lutheran Braille Workers – the Yucaipa, California-based non-profit which provides free Braille, Specialized Large Print and Audio Bibles, Hymnals and other Christian materials to people […]

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Message from the LBW Board of Directors regarding the President search

January 14, 2019 Dear Supporters of Lutheran Braille Workers, After prayerful deliberation, the Board of Directors has voted unanimously to extend the search process, and to select an Interim President for the organization.   Mrs. Carol M. Zemke, current Chair of the Board of LBW, has graciously agreed to serve as Interim President from mid-January […]

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Recording the Audio Bible Study

Ida Mall, past President of the National LWML, and former Board Member of Lutheran Braille Workers, was gracious enough to donate her time to record the New Testament portion of the Audio Bible Study, “Helping Blind People See Jesus.” Thank you Ida! Our thanks also goes out to the eleven Districts of the LWML who […]

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It Started with Mission

With a dedicated mission heart, Helene Loewe Koehler responded to a plea from Mr. Fred Graepp for Braille Bibles for blind pastors in Germany. As a result, Lutheran Braille Workers (LBW) was founded in 1943. Helene learned Braille from Mr. Graepp by correspondence, keeping them and her Braille manuscripts in a shoe box under her […]

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