- Vision Expo to Provide Waco-Area Residents Resources on Living Well with Vision Loss
The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) Center on Vision Loss is hosting Vision Expo: Exploring the World of Vision Loss on Oct. 11, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The day-long event will showcase services, products and techniques that can make life with vision loss easier. The expo is being hosted for the second year in a row and is geared toward people with vision loss, their loved ones, and professionals who work with them.
- Christine Ha's Recap of the AFB 2014 Helen Keller Achievement Awards
Christine writes on her blog, theblindcook.com, "Besides receiving the 2014 Helen Keller Personal Achievement Award and joining the ranks of Ray Charles, Patty Duke, Stevie Wonder, and others (who am I kidding—they are still a million times bigger than me), I was most excited to meet Alex Trebek, longtime host of my favorite TV game show of all time, Jeopardy!."
- Guide Dogs for the Blind names new treasurer and chief financial officer
The new treasurer and chief financial officer of Guide Dogs for the Blind, Cathy Martin, began work yesterday, on Tuesday, September 8th.