Category Archives: Making a Difference

Time to Sign Up for Trolley Run!!

One of Peanut’s favorite events of the year is rapidly approaching–CCVI’s Trolley Run!  Where else can you run (or walk–we walk!) an easy, flat-to-downhill course; support a FANTASTIC cause; and even have the chance to win a BRAND NEW CAR … Continue reading

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Have a Guide Dog? Want to be in a Documentary?

From the mailbag: The National Association of Guide Dog users has been contacted by a national video production company seeking a subject for a brief documentary sponsored by a major pet food company about the relationship between a guide dog … Continue reading

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Online Survey of B/VI Voting Available

From the mailbag: Online Surveys of Blind and Visually Impaired Voters Now Available Calling all blind or visually impaired voters who participated in the 2014 United States mid-term election–the National Federation of the Blind (NFB) needs your feedback! Whether you … Continue reading

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NFB Community Service Division Seeking October Blog Posts

From the mailbag: Fellow Federationists, The National Federation of the Blind has believed for almost seventy-five years that blind people can live the lives they want. We believe that with the love of our members, the hope that comes from … Continue reading

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Hoo’s Afraid of the Dark?

From the mailbag: Join us for Hoo’s Afraid of the Dark   Wednesday, Oct. 15 6 to 9 p.m.   It’s an evening designed to indulge your senses! Live art demonstrations with Scribe and Alisa Ross Sensory Sensation Stations, giving you … Continue reading

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CCVI Book & Author Fall Luncheon

Join us for the CCVI 20/20 Club* Book & Author Fall Luncheon Friday, September 26, 2014 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Grand Street Café Special Event Space 4740 Grand Ave., Kansas City, MO 64112 Please use parking garage (enter from McGee … Continue reading

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Dine and Donate on May 3rd

 

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It’s Not Too Late

You can still register for this year’s Trolley Run!  Come join us as we support the Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired this coming Sunday, April 27th, for the 26th Annual Trolley Run.  Did we mention that everyone who registers–even … Continue reading

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Help the NFB Find Its New Song

From the mailbag: Glory, Glory, Federation; Our Cause Goes Marching On Since 1969, “The Battle Song of the NFB,” or “Glory Glory Federation,” as its most popularly known among Federationists, has been our battle cry from the convention hall to … Continue reading

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Petition: Make Appliances Accessable

From Gene Fleeman, NFB member: Hi everyone, I’ve started the petition “Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers: Incorporate voice technology, audio queues, and/or tactile buttons into your flat panel appliances to make them accessible to the blind and those with low … Continue reading

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