The Blind Industries & Services of Maryland, also known as BISM, provides services for individuals with visual impairments. Its resource center serves more than 2,000 individuals with rehabilitative and training programs. The nonprofit organization is also a manufacturer and retailer of goods. Established in 1908, the Blind Industries & Services of Maryland offers various employment opportunities. It operates vending and industries divisions. The organization additionally provides assembly and packaging services, as well as janitorial supplies. The Blind Industries & Services of Maryland maintains a staff of over 400 individuals in Maryland, Delaware and Kentucky. It also offers carpet cleaners, deodorizers and floor restorers.