Capital Chapter

Purposes, Goals, & Objectives of the Capital Chapter

The purpose of this organization shall be to promote the general welfare of the blind in Central Pennsylvania and to function as an integral part of the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania and the National Federation of the Blind.

Panera Gift Card Fundraiser:

We are selling $25 Panera Bread e-gift cards for the price of … $25! And, at least in the Harrisburg region, Panera Bread has delivery options as well as eat-in availability and curbside pick-up. With the e-gift card, you may order and pay online or in the Panera app or you may give the card number and PIN at the checkout desk OR you may print out the e-gift card and scan it at checkout. So many possibilities—for yourself, for a gift, etc. Please also feel free to invite friends and families to participate in this fundraiser.

You will be supporting the Capital Chapter with your purchase of one or more $25 Panera e-gift cards. Once your payment has cleared, we will email your card (or cards) to you. It’s that simple!

To purchase your gift cards via PayPal, please visit our Panera Gift Card Fundraiser page.

Chapter Meetings

The NFB of PA Capital Chapter meets monthly virtually through Zoom link monthly on the third Saturday of the month. Please contact the Capital Chapter for membership details, including membership dues, and meeting/event specifics.

Community Chapter Events

Capital Conventions and Coffee

Quarterly in person community outreach Chapter events at local coffee shops. Locations include St Thomas Roasters, iDEA Coffee, Elementary Coffee, and Cornerstone Coffeehouse. Please contact Capital Chapter for specifics .

Yearly Dues

Capital Chapter yearly dues are $10 per individual member for a year.

Additional Information:

For additional information please contact Chapter President Jason Polansky at 301-606-4480, or Chapter Vice President Tim McCarthy at 717-554-0643.