State Conventions

The affiliates of the National Federation of the Blind hold individual state conventions throughout the year. Below you will find a list of upcoming state conventions.

September 2023

Oklahoma

  • September 9 - 11, 2023
  • Location: Virtual
  • Representative: Pam Allen
  • For more information, please visit: nfbok.org

Iowa

  • September 15 - 16, 2023
  • Location: Des Moines, IA
  • Representative: Norma Crosby
  • For more information, please visit: nfbi.org 

Hawaii

  • September 15 - 17, 2023 
  • Location: Waikiki, HI
  • Representative: Julie Deden
  • For more information, please visit: hawaii.nfb.org

North Carolina

  • September 14 - 17, 2023
  • Location: Burlington, NC
  • Representative: Carla McQuillan
  • For more information, please visit: nfbofnorthcarolina.org

Maine

  • September 23, 2023
  • Location: Brunswick, ME    
  • Representative: Anil Lewis
  • For more information, please visit:  nfb-me.org

New Hampshire

  • September 23, 2023
  • Location: Concord, NH
  • Representative: John Paré
  • For more information, please visit: nfbnh.org

New Mexico

  • September 21 - 24, 2023
  • Location: Albuquerque, NM
  • Representative: Jessica Beecham
  • For more information, please visit: nfbnm.org

October 2023

Kentucky

  • October 6 - 7, 2023
  • Location: Louisville, KY
  • Representative: Everette Bacon
  • For more information, please visit: nfbofky.org

Montana

  • October 6 - 7, 2023
  • Location: Helena, MT
  • Representative: Jesse Shirek
  • For more information, please visit: nfbofmt.org

Florida

  • October 6 - 8, 2023
  • Location: Tampa, FL
  • Representative: Mark Riccobono
  • For more information, please visit: nfbflorida.org

Oregon

  • October 6 - 8, 2023
  • Location: Eugene, OR
  • Representative: Denise Avant
  • For more information, please visit: nfb-oregon.org

District of Columbia

  • October 12 - 14, 2023
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Representative: Shelia Wright
  • For more information, please visit: nfbdc.org

Indiana

  • October 12 - 15, 2023
  • Location: Indianapolis, IN
  • Representative: Norma Crosby
  • For more information, please visit: nfb-in.org 

West Virginia

  • October 13 - 15, 2023
  • Location: Charleston, WV
  • Representative: Kevan Worley
  • For more information, please visit: nfbwv.org

Illinois

  • October 13 - 15, 2023
  • Location: Naperville, IL
  • Representative: Ryan Strunk
  • For more information, please visit: nfbofillinois.org

North Dakota

  • October 13 - 14, 2023
  • Location: Bismark, ND    
  • Representative: TBD
  • For more information, please visit: nfbnd.org

Delaware

  • October 27 - 28, 2023
  • Location: Middletown, DE
  • Representative: Grace Pires
  • For more information, please visit: nfbde.org

Georgia   

  • October 27 - 29, 2023
  • Location: Macon, GA
  • Representative: Ron Brown
  • For more information, please visit: nfbga.org

Colorado

  • October 26 - 29, 2023
  • Location: Denver, CO
  • Representative: Barbara Manuel
  • For more information, please visit: nfbco.org

November 2023

Alaska

  • November 3 - 4, 2023
  • Location: Anchorage
  • Representative: Shelia Wright
  • For more information, please visit: alaskanfb.org

Connecticut

  • November 3 - 5, 2023
  • Location: New Haven, CT
  • Representative: Gary Wunder
  • For more information, please visit: nfbct.org

Kansas

  • November 3 - 5, 2023
  • Location: Wichita, KS
  • Representative: Mark Riccobono
  • For more information, please visit: nfbks.org

Minnesota

  • November 3 - 5, 2023
  • Location: Rochester, MN
  • Representative: Julie Deden
  • For more information, please visit: nfbmn.org

Texas

  • November 3 - 5, 2023
  • Location: Houston, TX
  • Representative: Shawn Callaway
  • For more information, please visit: nfbtx.org

Virginia

  • November 3 - 5, 2023
  • Location: DoubleTree Hotel, Williamsburg, VA
  • Representative: Donald Porterfield
  • For more information, please visit nfbv.org

New Jersey

  • November 9 - 12, 2023
  • Location: Edison, NJ
  • Representative: Anil Lewis
  • For more information, please visit: nfbnj.org

Pennsylvania

  • November 9 - 12, 2023
  • Location: Harrisburg, PA
  • Representative: Pam Allen
  • For more information, please visit: nfbp.org

Rhode Island

  • November 10 - 11, 2023
  • Location: Warwick, RI
  • Representative: Kathryn Webster
  • For more information, please visit: nfbri.org

Maryland

  • November 10 - 12, 2023
  • Location: Hunt Valley, MD
  • Representative: Kevan Worley
  • For more information, please visit: nfbmd.org

Nevada

  • November 10 - 12, 2023
  • Location: Sparks, NV
  • Representative: Shawn Callaway
  • For more information, please visit: nfbnevada.org

Michigan

  • November 9 - 12, 2023
  • Location: Detroit, MI
  • Representative: Marc Maurer
  • For more information, please visit: nfbmi.org

Ohio

  • November 17 - 19, 2023
  • Location: Columbus, OH
  • Representative: Tracy Soforenko
  • For more information, please visit: nfbohio.org

Puerto Rico

  • December 1 - 3, 2023
  • Location: Aquadilla, PR
  • Representative: Gabe Cazares
  • For more information, please visit: nfbpr.org

New York

  • December 7 - 10, 2023
  • Location: Albany, NY
  • Representative: Patti Chang
  • For more information, please visit: nfbny.org