Skip to Content

AFBAmerican Foundation®
for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss

Michigan Braille Transcribing Fund - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

Michigan Braille Transcribing Fund
3500 North Elm Road
Jackson, MI 49241
(517) 780-5096 (Local)
(734) 668-1094 (Fax)
http://www.mi-braille.org/

Brief Description

The mission of the Michigan Braille Transcribing Fund (MBTF) is to produce the best braille materials essential for the educational needs and pursuit of independence for the blind and visually impaired.

MBTF is the largest braille production facility in the nation. The facility transcribes textbooks and other printed materials into braille, and transcribes other materials such as contracts, legal documents, tests, exams, manuals, restaurant menus, and election ballots.

Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 7:30 AM-10:45 AM, 12:15 PM-3:45 PM.
Geographic area served: United States and Canada.
Publications: Yearly catalog.

Staff

Tyler Colton, President, tyler.colton@mi-braille.org

Services Offered

Services for Adults

  • Braille/Electronic/Audio/Large Print Production
    • Textbooks, mathematics and computer-related materials.
Michigan Braille Transcribing Fund, is this page missing one of your services, events, programs, or announcements? Update your information for free.

Join Our Mission

Help us expand our resources for people with vision loss.