Presidential Release #471: April 2018 Show Notes

 

A monthly message about the activities of the National Federation of the Blind from President Mark A. Riccobono.

 

Items covered this month include:

* Seattle joins in the effort to eliminate subminimum wages for people with disabilities

* Kenneth Jernigan Scholarships for first-time attendees of the national convention

* NFB's Career Mentoring Program

* Discussion of the philosophy of the National Federation of the Blind

* Federation family notes

* Customary endings

 

Resources:

* Here is the press release regarding Seattle's move to eliminate subminimum wages for people with disabilities.

* 2018 National Convention

* Submit applications for the Kenneth Jernigan Scholarships by April 15 to kjscholarships@nfb.org

* NFB 6 Dot Dash Race

* Sign up to be a career mentor

* April issue of the Braille Monitor