National Federation of the Blind of Vermont 2018 State Convention

10 September 2018

Come Make a Difference for the Blind of the Green Mountain State

The National Federation of the Blind of Vermont will hold its annual convention on Friday and Saturday, November 2-3, 2018, at the Holiday Inn, 1068 Williston Road, South Burlington, VT. 05403. To make reservations, please call (802) 863-6363, and indicate that you’re with the NFB of Vermont convention. Room rates are $99.00 per night, plus a 10% tax. The deadline for room reservations is October,12th 2018 so please reserve soon. A nominal conference registration charge of $10 will be collected from attendees at the door.

 Everett Bacon, President of the National Federation of the Blind of Utah and member of the National Board of the National Federation of the Blind, will serve as National Representative to the convention. During the Saturday luncheon, Everett will tell his story, and earlier in the day, Everett will share with those in attendance what’s happening across the national organization.

 An afternoon Meet & Greet will be held on Friday 2nd of November, from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm With the formal convention program  from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m on Saturday 3rd of November. During the Saturday meeting, topics may include: creation of transportation solutions for members in Vermont; news from Vermont’s Division of the Blind & Visually Impaired; information from the Vermont Library for the Blind; a focus on innovative job seeking strategies for residents of Vermont; election of officers and a reorganizing of the affiliate; and so much more. Please come and join us, as we build the Vermont affiliate.

 For further information, please contact Moe Cook at (802) 989-0217; moecookjr@gmail.com  or Dan Frye at (410) 241-7006; dbfrye0468@gmail.com  Your participation will make the difference for the blind of Vermont.

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Fred Jones, Division Director
HC 2 South, 280 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671-2050
Toll Free in Vermont: 1-888-405-5005
Voice: (802) 241-0328
Fax: (802) 241-0341
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