The National Federation of the Blind of of California
Uniting Blind People
Love, Hope and Determination
to Live the Life We Want
We are now accepting pre-registration forms for our 2015 State Convention.
The National Federation of the Blind of California will assemble in convention on October 30, 31 and November 1, 2015.
Where: The Doubletree by Hilton Newark/Fremont
39900 Balentine Drive
Newark, CA 94560
For hotel reservations call: (510) 490-8390. Press 2 on the option menu to make your reservation with staff at the front desk.
Group code: NFC.
Note: You will need your hotel confirmation number to complete the pre-registration form.
Room rates: $109.00 + tax – without breakfast buffet
$129.00 +tax – with breakfast buffet for two guests
The fun will begin on Thursday evening, October 29. So be sure to arrive early. The Exhibit Hall and Board of Directors meeting will begin on Friday, October 30 at 9:00 A.M. The Orientation Center for the Blind Alumni Association Inc. will meet over lunch at 12:00 noon ($20.00). Don’t forget to bring your best Halloween costume for the Masquerade Ball and contest at 8:00 P.M. on Friday evening.
On Saturday, October 31 The general session will begin promptly at 9:00 A.M. The afternoon sessions will break out into “Round Table” discussion groups. The highlight of our convention will be the banquet on Saturday evening when we will get to hear the keynote address from our national representative, Pamela Allen, First Vice-president, National Federation of the Blind and the Director of the Louisiana Center for the Blind.
Sunday morning will wrap up the event with elections, resolutions and other Federation traditions.
Please note: If you would like to take advantage of bus transportation to the convention on Thursday, October 29 you will need to pre-register soon so we can reserve the buses. More information about locations and times will follow. There will be two buses coming up from southern California and one bus from northern California.
Register now for the NFB of California 2015 convention