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Unlock the World of Words This Summer with Our Braille Reading Program

This summer, the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania is thrilled to announce a groundbreaking opportunity for young learners: a Summer Braille Reading Program designed to bridge the gap and prevent the summer slide in Braille literacy skills. With a focus on rejuvenating and enhancing Braille reading abilities, this program is a beacon of … Read more

Enabling Independence Through Braille

In a world where the written word is a gateway to knowledge, empowerment, and independence, the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania (NFB of PA) is pioneering a path for individuals seeking to harness the power of Braille. Understanding the diverse needs of its community, the NFB of PA introduces a tailored Braille instruction … Read more

2024 State Convention

The 2024 Convention of the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania will be held November 7 through 10, 2024, at the Ambassador Banquet & Conference Center in Erie, PA. Ambassador Banquet & Conference Center 7794 Peach StreetErie, PA 16509 This is where all the meetings will be held. Hilton Garden Inn Erie 2225 Downs DriveErie, … Read more

A calendar on a wooden desk, with the words Monthly Digest in black above it.

Monthly Digest

Welcome to our January 2024 monthly Digest: a monthly newsletter of the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania! The events and information listed below will be within the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania as well as any pertinent information from the National Federation of the Blind and the Pennsylvania blind community. If … Read more

Celebration of Veterans at State Convention

Celebration of VeteransNovember 9, 2023Crowne Plaza Hotel HarrisburgDoors open at 6:30 PMEvent begins at 7:30 PM Celebrate our Veterans at State Convention.  The evening events celebrate our members and family serving our country in the armed services.  This includes special presenters from the National Association of Blind Veterans and others. Please click here if you … Read more

2023 State Convention Registration for Professionals

The National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania offers Certification of Attendance for Professionals attending our conferences, seminars, and workshops. These certifications can be self-submitted to employers or agencies for Continuing Education Credit/Act 48 (dependent upon your employer or agency). Online registration has closed. You will be able to register at the door at the … Read more

2023 Agenda

Welcome To Our State Convention! Registration will be held Thursday, Nov. 9th from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. and on Friday, Nov. 10th from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. outside of Ballroom A and B, 2nd Floor A table featuring materials of the National Federation of the Blind will be available in the Exhibit Hall, … Read more

Crowne Plaza Hotel Harrisburg, the site of the 2023 NFB of PA State Convention.

Reservations for Crowne Plaza Hotel

We are happy to be returning to the Crowne Plaza at 23 South Second Street in Harrisburg for our 2023 State Convention. The hotel is now accepting room reservations for the State Convention. To make your reservation 24 hours a day, seven days a week, please visit our room reservation booking link or dial 717-234-5021 and state that you are … Read more

2023 State Convention Sponsorship Opportunities

We appreciate your interest in supporting the 2023 National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania State Convention on November 9, 10, 11, and 12 at the Crowne Plaza in Harrisburg, PA. These opportunities will be available through October 15, 2023 If you have any questions, please email Emily. Sponsorship Levels All sponsors will be recognized … Read more

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