Posted by Bobbi Pompey | 06/05/2017 | Employment, General
With the unemployment rate for the blind hovering around 70 percent, the National Federation of the Blind Employment Committee is dedicated to providing resources and information to help the blind become gainfully employed. Read more Be the STAR of Your Story: Using Your Past Experiences to Excel in Interviews...
Posted by Gary Wunder | 05/23/2017 | General, Stories
One frequent topic of discussion in the National Federation of the Blind is why we joined, when we joined, and those things that pushed us towards and away from the organization. Read more How Love Convinced Gary Wunder to Join the National Federation of the Blind...
Posted by Melissa Riccobono | 05/14/2017 | Parenting
I hear, “Wow, you’re amazing! I can’t imagine taking care of one child—let alone three—if I couldn’t see!” To which I say with a smile, “No. I’m just a mom.” Read more Just a Mom...
Posted by Isabel | 05/09/2017 | General, Stories
I was born in Nicaragua. At ten years old, I was forced to leave my country to escape death threats because of my father’s reputation in the military. Read more Isabel Espinales Regains Independence through the National Federation of the Blind...
Posted by Arielle Silverman | 05/01/2017 | General
I have been blind since the day I was born. When people first meet me, they often wonder if I would want a “cure” for my blindness. So, would my life be improved if I could see? Read more To See, or Not to See...
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...

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