Supporting the Military

Since 1938, NIB has proudly delivered products, services, and tailored solutions to U.S. military combat forces and support activities. From uniforms and protective equipment, to contract closeout services that return millions of dollars to the Department of Defense, NIB offers best value solutions for our armed forces.

NIB is also committed to supporting our nation’s veterans and their families. Our Wounded Warrior program helps veterans transition to civilian life, and we offer veterans and their family members hundreds of quality SKILCRAFT products in military commissaries and exchanges.

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NIB and its associated agencies employ 600+ veterans, including veterans who are blind. Our Wounded Warrior Program helps military veterans with the transition to civilian life.

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Base Supply Centers

NIB operates 150+ AbilityOne Base Supply Centers on military bases and in federal installations. These stores harness the resources of NIB’s nationwide network of providers to offer thousands of SKILCRAFT and other quality products to government and military customers.

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Military Products

NIB leverages a highly trained, U.S.-based workforce of Americans who are blind to provide thousands of quality, Berry Amendment-compliant products to the military. These products meet exacting specifications to withstand the most punishing conditions.

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Military Resale

Hundreds of quality products made by people who are blind are available in military commissaries and exchanges around the world. When you #ShopSKILCRAFT, you create jobs for Americans who are blind.