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Harry Staley, Jr., winner of the 2018 Kenneth Jernigan Scholarship, teaches a young girl taekwondo.

Featured Programs

Washington Seminar

At the Washington Seminar, hundreds of members of the NFB come together in Washington, DC to learn about and advocate for legislative initiatives that will improve the lives of blind Americans.

Scholarship Program

Every year through our scholarship program, we award more than $120,000 to blind scholars across the United States and Puerto Rico in recognition of their achievements and professional aspirations.

Dr. Jacob Bolotin Awards

The annual Dr. Jacob Bolotin Awards honor individuals and organizations that are a positive force in the lives of blind people and whose work advances the ultimate goal of helping transform our dreams into reality.

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Resources

Top Stories

The Best of Both Worlds: The QBraille XL Almost Perfectly Blends a Braille Display and a USB Keyboard

The new QBraille XL combines a Perkins-style Braille keyboard with a standard keyboard. Read our detailed product review in this blog post from one of our access tech experts.

Mentoring Can Be Momentous

In the latest episode of the Nation's Blind Podcast, we discuss the important role mentoring plays in the lives of members of the National Federation of the Blind.

The Federation Center

The December issue of the Braille Monitor features this article written by Immediate Past President Marc Maurer highlighting our NFB training centers.

President Riccobono's First Pitch

Special thanks to the Baltimore Orioles, Mid-Atlantic Sports Network, and Jim Hunter.

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