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Live the life you want; blindness is not what holds you back! Pledge to participate actively in the efforts of the National Federation of the Blind to achieve equality, opportunity, and security for the blind; to support the policies and programs of the Federation; and to abide by its constitution.”

January 25 State Board Meeting

The Ohio Board of Directors will meet on Monday, January 25th at 7:00 PM EDT. Members, due diligence to be on time! We will use our normal zoom platform for this meeting. Please join the call early and review the zoom commands in advance. Email President Payne items to be considered for the meeting

Phone: 937-829-3368
Date: January 25, 2021, 7-9pm Eastern
Join Zoom Meeting | Meeting ID: 408 185 0851
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Monthly Mentoring Committee Meeting

The Mentoring and Outreach Workgroup monthly meeting, hosted by suzanne Turner, will take place on Saturday, February 6, and the first saturday of every month from 8 to 10PM Eastern. For questions, or to participate, Email Suzanne or phone 216-990-6199
Join Zoom Meeting | Meeting ID: 408 185 0851
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We Welcome All!

The National Federation of the Blind does not tolerate discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, nationality, marital status, age, disability, or any other characteristic or intersectionality of characteristics.


NFB-NEWSLINE® Ohio allows the blind, and those unable to read print, to read over 500 newspapers, magazines, TV listings and career opportunities. No affiliation with any blindness organization is required. Access with your iPhone, computer, Amazon Echo, Victor Reader Stream and telephone. Share with family, friends, fellow students, coworkers and eligible Ohioans. Sign up for the Free NFB-NEWSLINE® Ohio Service today.

Solutions for Vision Loss Monthly Teleconference

Join our monthly Sharing Solutions for Vision Loss teleconference, every third Sunday at 7PM Eastern, addressing every aspect of living with vision loss. Callers share tips, tricks, and techniques for continuing to live the life you want. Join us by calling
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Latest NFB Ohio News

  • Jeopardy Productions and Sony Pictures Television has made the online test for the Jeopardy gameshow now fully accessible to blind people who use screen reader technology to access websites and digital information. The modifications to the online test were implemented as a result of negotiations among the producers, […]
  • Every year, the National Federation of the Blind awards more than $120,000 to blind scholars across the fifty states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico; in recognition of their achievements and professional aspirations. Each scholarship winner is awarded based on their academic excellence, community service, and leadership. […]
  • The National Federation of the Blind has released version 3.0 of NFB-NEWSLINE Mobile. The brand new, redesigned app not only allows subscribers to access all of the content available through NFB-NEWSLINE from their iPhone, iPad, or other iOS device, but includes a free basic version of the KNFB […]
  • On September 17, The National Federation of the Blind issued a statement regarding a PDF report from the United States Commission on Civil Rights entitled Subminimum Wages: Impacts on the Civil Rights of People with Disabilities “Ever since our founding eighty years ago, the National Federation of the […]

National President’s Message

  • President Riccobono delivers the presidential release before a live virtual audience. He discusses recent updates with the national convention, independence market, Department of Transportation regarding travelers traveling via air with service animals, Washington Seminar, and more. President Riccobono announces a […]

Braille Monitor Monthly magazine

  • Vol. 63, No. 10, November 2020 Illustration: Voting Privately and Independently Is for Blind Americans Too The Complexity of Being Human: A Conversation with Jackie Anderson by Deborah Kent Stein Mastering the Skills of Deafblindness by Danielle Burton Protecting and […]

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