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National Federation of the Blind of West Virginia

 

2012 NFBWV CONVENTION – COME JOIN US AT THE HOLIDAY INN & SUITES IN BARBOURSVILLE ON AUGUST 3, 4, 5, 2012

 

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NEW!!!  Check out the new NFBWV Brochure with lots of useful information about getting to know the blind.

 

 

 

About This Page

Welcome to the on-line home of the National Federation of the Blind of West Virginia, NFB of West Virginia. This is our starter page, and in the months to come you will see an expanded and fuller featured home on the web. Mean while; please use the information and links below to learn more about the NFB of West Virginia.

 

Contact Us

President: Charlene Smyth

220 Buena Vista Avenue

Clarksburg, WV 26301

PHONE:  (304) 622-0626

E-MAIL:  cs.nfbwv@frontier.com

Our Chapters

The NFB of West Virginia has chapters in the following communities. If you are interested in joining one of the chapters of the National Federation of the Blind of West Virginia, please use the following information to contact the chapter president and/or board member as well as learn meeting times and locations: 

 

Berkeley County Chapter (Martinsburg) - NEW!!!!!

President:  Keryl L. "Lil" Rustin

111 W. Race Street

Martinsburg, WV 25401

PHONE:  (304) 260-6326

E-MAIL:  krnfbmbwv@gmail.com

 

Kanawha Valley Chapter (Charleston)

President:  Sheri Koch

5111 Staunton Avenue

Charleston, WV 25304

PHONE:  (304) 925-2942

E-MAIL:  sheri.l.koch@wv.gov

 

Harrison County Chapter (Clarksburg)

President:  Charlene Smyth

220 Buena Vista Avenue

Clarksburg, WV 26301

PHONE:  (304) 622-0626

E-MAIL:cs.nfbwv@frontier.com

 

Huntington Chapter

President:  Mary Ann Saunders

1664 Thirteenth Avenue

Huntington, WV 25701

PHONE:  (304) 697-1434

E-MAIL: saunders@wvdsl.net

 

Wheeling Chapter

President:  Mary Fish

700 Hillcrest Lane

Glen Dale, WV 26038

PHONE:  (304) 845-1428

 

Members at Large Chapter

President:  Ed McDonald

151 South Mineral Street

Keyser, WV  26726

PHONE:  (304) 788-0129

E-MAIL:  ed@eioproductions.com

 

Divisions

West Virginia National Association to Promote the Use of Braille (NAPUB)

President:  Karen McDonald

151 South Mineral Street

Keyser, WV 26726

PHONE:  (304) 788-0129

E-MAIL:  karen@eioproductions.com

 

West Virginia Association of Blind Students (WVABS)

President:  Bre Brown

PHONE:  304-203-3832

E-MAIL: jesusfreak262@gmail.com

 

 

More coming SOON!!!

 

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Additional Resources

Follow these links for additional resources

NFB National web site

NFB Talk Mailing List

NFBWV Talk Mailing List

Information on Guide Dog Use

Blindscience Youth in Blind Science

West Virginia Library Commission Special Service for the Blind

NFB NewsLine, read your paper free by phone



NFBWV Brochure ( text only )

Allen Sprinkle Scholarship

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