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Washington Seminar Participation Form Now Available

2018 Washington Seminar The Washington Seminar is an annual event of the National Federation of the Blind to introduce the agenda of blind Americans–the priority issues requiring congressional attention over the coming year. The issues are selected from official positions of the Federation and may address concerns in the following areas: Social Security and Supplemental Security Income programs; … Continued

Scholarship Applications Now Available

2016 National Federation of the Blind of California Scholarship Application The National Federation of the Blind of California annually awards scholarships to qualified blind students pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies in order to achieve an academic degree. Are you a full time student, would you like to learn more about the National Federation of the … Continued

2017 National Convention Raffle

2017 National Convention Hotel Raffle How would you like to win $600 towards your stay at the host hotel of the 2017 National Convention? Here is your chance! You can purchase 1 ticket for $5.00 or 5 tickets for $20.00. Do not miss your chance to win! The drawing will take place at our State … Continued

Best Buy Gift Card Raffle

Would you like to win a $500 Gift Card to Best Buy? The National Federation of the Blind of California (NFBC) is selling raffle tickets. Tickets are $5.00. The drawing will take place at the NFBC State Convention Banquet on Saturday October 11th, 2014. You need not be present to win! Here is your chance! … Continued

September Bulletin

Greetings Fellow Federationists, Convention Registration Register now for the 2014 annual convention of the National Federation of the Blind of California. The theme this year is CHANGE. Creating Hope through Advocacy and New ideas with Gratitude and Enthusiasm. The dates are October 9 through 12. The location is the Embassy Suites South, 1440 East Imperial … Continued

New List Serv

The new announcement only list serv is now available. Learn what is happening in California by subscribing to the new Announcement Only list serv.

August Bulletin

Dear Fellow Federationists, “The National Federation of the Blind knows that blindness is not the characteristic that defines you or your future. Every day we raise the expectations of blind people, because low expectations create obstacles between blind people and our dreams. You can live the life you want; blindness is not what holds you … Continued

June Bulletin

Greetings Fellow Federationists, The National Federation of the Blind has a new branding and here it is: “The National Federation of the Blind knows that blindness is not the characteristic that defines you or your future. Every day we raise the expectations of blind people, because low expectations create obstacles between blind people and our … Continued

Uber Discrimination Guide Dogs and Service Animals

Disability Rights Advocates (“DRA”) and Timothy Elder of TRE Legal Practice are investigating complaints from persons with disabilities who have been denied transportation services by taxi drivers for Uber Technologies, Inc. (“Uber”) in the San Francisco Bay Area or other major urban centers. Uber is a company based in San Francisco, California that offers taxi … Continued