Category: News & Updates
The National Federation of the Blind is pleased to partner with Lyft, the makers of the popular ride-hailing app, to help blind voters get to the polls. Lyft has generously provided our national headquarters with a number of promotion codes, worth $15 each, which are being distributed throught sevearl states including California. Lyft will pay […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Alameda County Reaches Agreement with Blind Voters, National Federation of the Blind Oakland, California (November 2, 2018): Alameda County has agreed to take necessary and timely steps to provide equal opportunity for participation by blind voters in the county’s voting program. The agreement resolves complaints by three blind voters who live in […]
National Federation of the Blind of California 2018 Scholarship Application Now Open The NFBCA will award up to two scholarships in 2018 worth a total of $5,000. As well as the scholarship, other expenses directly related to the convention will be covered, such as: airfare, Amtrak, finalist’s portion of the hotel room for three nights, […]
The annual NFBCA State Convention will be held on October 25-28, 2018 at the Airport Marriott at 5855 West Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90045. The special room rate for the event is $129.