Posted by Ellana Crew | 04/24/2017 | General
I came to the Federation with no cane, having never met another blind person, and having already had three different career ideas shot down by my TBS’s (teachers of blind students) and special educators. Read more Ellana Crew Shares Why She’s a National Federation of the Blind Member...
Posted by Stephanie Eller | 04/17/2017 | General
The National Federation of the Blind has tens of thousands of members and is constantly growing. It is no surprise, then, that there are a myriad of reasons why people become and remain members of the National Federation of the Blind. Read more Why Are You a Federationist?...
Posted by Seth Lamkin | 04/06/2017 | Education, General
Far too often blind youth are not provided with the same opportunities as their sighted peers to explore science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) subjects. Read more 2017 National Federation of the Blind Youth Slam...
Posted by Clara Van Gerven | 03/28/2017 | Access Technology
The National Federation of the Blind Access Technology team made its presence known this year at the CSUN Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference. As in years past, we presented on topics of interest to blind technology users. Below, you can download the slides from the presentation on Phones for Low Vision and Blind Seniors by Clara Van Gerven and Amy Mason. Read more National Federation of the Blind Reviews Phones for Low Vision and Blind Seniors...
John Pare, Michael Ausbun, Mark Riccobono, Julie McGinnity, Jerad Nylin, and Anil Lewis pose in front of the NFB Jernigan Institute.
Posted by Anil Lewis | 02/16/2017 | General
The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) knows that blindness is not the characteristic that defines you or your future. Every day we raise the expectations of blind people, because low expectations create obstacles between blind people and our dreams. Since 1940, the members of the National Federation of the Blind have come together in state affiliates and local chapters to share the real life experiences, practical techniques, and innovative strategies we use to transform our dreams into reality. Read more National Federation of the Blind 2017 Summer Internship Program...
Mark Riccobono addresses the crowd at the Great Gathering In.
Posted by Chris Danielsen | 02/08/2017 | Advocacy
With a new administration in Washington promising sweeping change, many wonder what the prospects for legislative success are in the rapidly evolving political environment. Read more National Federation of the Blind Celebrates a Successful Washington Seminar...

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