Columbus, OH: The Ohio Affiliate of Prevent Blindness, the state’s leading volunteer nonprofit public health organization dedicated to its mission to prevent blindness and preserve sight, elected Cincinnati resident Bradly D’Souza, Product Specialist, Tesla Motors, to the Board of Directors at the Annual Meeting on May 18, 2015 for a three year term. Bradly, also a student at the Carl H. Lindner College of Business at the University of Cincinnati, has been involved with Prevent Blindness since he received sight-saving services from them when he was 13 years old.
Sherry Williams, President & CEO of Prevent Blindness I Ohio Affiliate with Bradly D’Souza
Hugh Parry, President & CEO of Prevent Blindness with Bradly D’Souza
It is said that your attitude is your altitude; it determines how high you fly. This simple yet crucial statement was well understood by Bradly Ivan D’Souza. A perfect amalgamation of grit and determination, Bradly believes in his dreams and he lives it.
Founded in 1908, Prevent Blindness is the nation’s leading volunteer eye health and safety organization dedicated to fighting blindness and saving sight. The Ohio Affiliate of Prevent Blindness is Ohio’s leading volunteer nonprofit public health organization dedicated to prevent blindness and preserve sight. Prevent Blindness serves all 88 Ohio counties, providing direct services to more than 800,000 Ohioans annually and educating millions of consumers about what they can do to protect and preserve their precious gift of sight. For more information or to make a contribution, call 800-301-2020. Or, visit us on the web at www.pbohio.org or facebook.com/pbohio and Twitter at https://twitter.com/#!/PB_Ohio.
The conviction of this teen is so strong that he became the symbol of a refreshing positive change that his family was looking for.
It is probably this optimism and positive energy which see Bradly Ivan D’Souza, take one step at a time towards living his dreams. A story which proves that dreams do come true and that if you dream and work towards it, impossible is nothing.
From being a recipient of services from Prevent Blindness Ohio Affiliate to joining the Board of Directors of Prevent Blindness Ohio Affiliate, Bradly Ivan D’Souza has indeed scripted a success story that can inspire each one of us. What is remarkable about his success story is that at every difficult juncture in his life, he had the courage and conviction to chart out a positive outcome for himself. He turned every negative into a positive and made sure that all victories count, big or small. Bradly 19 is the son of Harold and Dancy D’Souza.
Bradly Ivan D’Souza stands as an enigma, a true inspiration to many teens of his generations all across the world.