learn about ACB's special-interest affiliates


Janet Dickelman
 

                On Sunday, October 24 at 9 PM Eastern, the ACB Membership Committee focus call topic will be "How ACB Members and state affiliates benefit from special interest affiliates". Ardis Bazyn will facilitate and state presidents Sheila Young Florida, Peggy Garrett Texas, and Julie Brannon WA will highlight how inviting special interest affiliates to participate has enhanced their affiliate activities.

The next four evenings, different special interest affiliates will highlight their benefits and tell how members can become involved.

. On Monday, October 25 at 9 PM Eastern, Danette Dixon will facilitate and speakers will be Jeff Thom on Alliance on Aging and Vision Loss, Donna Brown on American Association of Blind Teachers, Steven Mendelsohn on American Association of Visually Impaired Attorneys, Tom Jones and Linda Oliva-McKinley on ACB Diabetics in Action, and Renee Zelickson on ACB Government employees

On Tuesday, October 26 at 9 PM Eastern Peggy Garrett will facilitate and speakers will be Carla Ruschival on  ACB Families, Ray Campbell on ACB Lions, Harvey Heagy on ACB Radio Amateurs, Amanda Selm on ACB Next Generation, and Min Ha on ACB Students.

On Wednesday, October 27 at 9 PM Eastern, Allison Smitherman will facilitate and speakers will be Earlene Hughes or Rosanna Beaudrie on Blind Information Technology Specialists, Gabriel Lopez-Kafati on Blind Pride International, Paul Edwards on Braille Revival League, Patti Cox on Council of Citizens with Low Vision International, and Mike Mandel on Friends In Art. 

On Thursday, October 28  Cassandra Jessie will facilitate and speakers will be Sarah Calhoun on Guide Dog Users International, Judy Wilkinson on Library Users of America, Teresa Gregg on Independent Visually Impaired Entrepreneurs, Scott Eggen on Randolph-Sheppard Vendors of America, and Tyson Ernst on Visually Impaired Veterans of America.

 

 

ACB Membership Focus Call – Special Interest Affiliate Benefits Part 1: 9pm ET, 6pm PT, 3pm HT

How do ACB Members and state affiliates benefit from special interest affiliates? State presidents Sheila Young of Florida; Peggy Garrett of Texas; and Julie Brannon of Washington will highlight how inviting special interest affiliates to participate has enhanced their affiliate activities.

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