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Address and contact info: NFB, 200 E. Wells St. at Jernigan Place, Baltimore, MD 21230; phone 410-659-9314; fax 410-685-5653; email:

Dr. Jacob Bolotin Awards: Online nominations are now being accepted; deadline is April 15, 2017. Committee chairman is Jim Gashel. Email questions to the committee at

Braille Monitor: current issue (March 2017) and archives; article submissions, Gary Wunder, editor,; subscription matters call 410-659-9314, ext. 2344 or email

Charters for new NFB chapters: contact or call 410-659-9314, ext 2204.

Committees and Groups (alphabetical listing and contact information).

Constitution (NFB's - amended 2014):

Future Reflections: current issue (Vol. 35, No. 4, Convention 2016 Issue) and archives; article submissions, Debbie Stein, editor,; subscription matters call 410-659-9314, ext. 2344 or email

Independence Market: review and order NFB literature, browse and shop for blindness products, and access the catalog in various formats. Go to

Kenneth Jernigan Convention Scholarship Fund: NFB members, blind or sighted, who have not yet attended an NFB national convention because of lack of funding are eligible to apply before the April 15 deadline. Chairman is Allen Harris; email

NFB-NEWSLINE®: call 866-504-7300.

Presidential Releases: current (#458 dated February 2017 in English and Spanish), and archives (back to December 2005).


Scholarship Program: The 2017 NFB scholarship program accepts applications through March 31. Online applications are preferred. Chair of the Scholarship Committee is Patti Gregory Chang; email

Slate and Stylus Program (free)

State presidents list

White Cane (free) program.