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Four-year-old boy smiles in the bounce house with his sister at the 2018 National Convention.

Featured Programs

NFB BELL Academy

The nationwide NFB BELL Academy provides children with Braille and nonvisual skills instruction through fun, hands-on learning activities.

Orioles Wear Braille

On September 18, the Baltimore Orioles will become the first American professional sports team to wear jerseys with Braille letters. You can bid on the autographed and authenticated jerseys September 18-25, with all proceeds benefiting the National Federation of the Blind.

National Convention

The largest gathering of blind people in the world, our convention is the place for training, support, and inspiration for the blind community. Check out preliminary details for the 2019 National Convention and highlights from 2018.

Bolotin Awards

The annual Dr. Jacob Bolotin Awards honor individuals and organizations that are a positive force in the lives of blind people.

Upcoming National Events

Upcoming State Conventions

Helpful Resources

Top Stories

My Month in Tokyo

Living the life you want can mean traveling to foreign countries and learning about new cultures. Read this blog post about one member's fascinating journey to Tokyo, Japan.

The Right to Parent from a Sighted Daughter's Perspective

The Braille Monitor recently published this speech from our 2018 National Convention which affirms that "children of blind parents can and do live wonderful lives."

Feeling the Love

Learn more about the popular Rice Krispies Treats® "Love Notes" program, and our partnership with Kellogg’s, in this bonus podcast episode.

From Local to National: NFB Advocacy

There's a place for everyone in advocacy efforts for the blind. Learn more by listening to our latest podcast episode that's all about advocacy and community involvement.

Rice Krispies Treats: Love Is More Accessible with Braille Stickers

NFB BELL Academy: Brighter Futures with Braille


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