ECB Empowerment center for the blind. Get empowered! ECB (Empowerment Center for the blind was founded in March 2012 aiming to empower the blind community of Kerala. Though a lot of research is going on to prevent, cure, and to improve the situation of the visually challenged, ECB beliefs that, the best way to help improve the over all situation of this society is to empower them through access technology. The advent of access technology has drastically changed the possibilities and opportunities of this community.