The 2019 NFB National Convention will be held from Sunday, July 7th to Friday, July 12th, 2019 in Las Vegas, NV at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. Room reservations will open in January 2019.
2019 NFB Deaf-Blind Division Convention Fundraisers
The Deaf-Blind Division of the National Federation of the Blind is selling its Braille T-shirts again during the 2019 NFB National Convention. In addition, we will be holding two afghan auctions and a raffle to win a Google Mini. For additional details, please visit our Convention Fundraisers page.
2019 National Convention Meetings
The Deaf-Blind Division will be conducting the following meetings during the 2019 NFB National Convention:
|Date:||Monday, July 8, 2019|
|Time:||1:00 - 4:00 PM|
|Title:||DEAFBLIND HOPE: HAVE ONLY POSITIVE EXPECTATIONS|
|Description:||Join our workshop designed to give unique solutions and create positive changes for those who live with a combined loss of hearing and sight. Featuring presentations from Sprint IP Relay, CapTel, BookShare, Aira, and more. Sponsored by the NFB Deaf-Blind Division. Alice Eaddy, President|
|Date:||Tuesday, July 9, 2019|
|Time:||6:00 - 9:30 PM|
|Title:||NFB DEAF-BLIND DIVISION BUSINESS MEETING|
|Description:||Get updates on national issues affecting the deaf-blind community, technology, and the division’s business matters. Alice Eaddy, President|
2018 National Convention Highlights
2018 Convention Resolutions
To read all of the NFB Resolutions passed during the 2018 national convention, please visit www.nfb.org/2018-Resolutions.
2018 NFB Deaf-Blind Division Convention Raffle
The Deaf-Blind Division of the National Federation of the Blind is pleased to announce the winners of our 2018 convention raffles:
- Len Schlenk, from Bridgeport, CT won the afghan raffle
- Denice Brown, from Philadelphia, PA won the 50/50 raffle
Congratulations to both!
|SSP Survey Presentation||Word Document|
|National SSP Surveys Poster||Word Document|
|Culture Encounters Presentation||Word|
|Tactile Art Presentation||Word Document|
To view all current and previous national convention presentations, please visit our National Convention Presentationspage.
For further information, refer to the NFB webpages regarding National Convention.