Online registration is now open for the NFB of Pennsylvania 2020 state convention. Please visit the following link to begin: Online Registration
May 29, 2020 – 8:23 AM By Matt Miller | firstname.lastname@example.org pennlive.com Just days before Tuesday’s primary election, a federal judge has ordered Pennsylvania officials to make a last-minute albeit “imperfect” change to enable blind and vision-impaired people to effectively cast their ballots. U.S. Middle District Judge Jennifer P. Wilson ‘s decision requires the Department […]
Staff and wire reports | The Reading Eagle, May 29, 2020 Some county and state officials are warning that a flood of mailed-in ballots in Pennsylvania, fueled by fears of in-person voting during the coronavirus pandemic, will cause problems in Tuesday’s primary election that must be fixed before they cause a disaster in November’s presidential […]
Please Note: When you send an email to the address email@example.com listed below to request your accessible write-in ballot, please add the following as a carbon copy (CC recipient of the email: firstname.lastname@example.org. We need to track how many individuals make this request. Thank you very much. For Immediate Release May 28, 2020 Harrisburg, PA […]
You can now listen to the major events of the 2019 Convention of the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania. To access the links to the recordings, please visit www.nfbp.org/convention/past-conventions/2019-state-convention.
A few months ago, a group of people representing the blindness-related organizations in Pennsylvania, led by Steve Pennington of the Client Assistance Program, wrote a position paper for keeping the Pennsylvania Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services (BBVS) strong and independent. This paper presented the arguments against merging BBVS into the general disability vocational rehabilitation […]
“Sister to Sister, Heart to Heart” THE NFB OF DC PROUDLY PRESENTS OUR 4TH ANNUAL BLIND WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT CONFERENCE Bringing to you an awesome panel of diverse blind women along with dynamic keynote speaker, Denise Avant. These talented sisters will be telling it to you from their hearts to your hearts. Get ready to be […]
The NFB of Pennsylvania is offering two college scholarships for 2020. Each is in the amount of $1000.00. Submission deadline is August 30, 2020. Please visit our Scholarships page for additional information.
You can now register for the 2019 NFB of Pennsylvania Convention. If you register before midnight on September 30, the price of registration is only $15. On October 1, the registration price rises to $25, so do not delay. The meal prices will remain the same. For detailed information about the convention, please visit the […]
The NFB of Pennsylvania will be conducting two BELL Academies in 2019, one in Philadelphia and one in Pittsburgh. Both programs will occur in June. For additional information on the programs, please visit our BELL Academy page.