Don’t Miss Out! The Biggest Event for the Blind Community in Pennsylvania is Here!
Mark your calendars and prepare for an incredible experience at the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania State Convention! From Thursday, November 9 to Sunday, November 12, 2023, blind Pennsylvanians and supporters alike will gather at the prestigious Crowne Plaza Harrisburg to celebrate, learn, and profoundly impact the lives of individuals with visual impairments.
- Register to attend the 2023 State Convention in Harrisburg
- Make your hotel reservations at the Crowne Plaza Hotel
- Here are some restaurants close by the convention. (Courtesy of Kat Bottner)
- Have a product or service to provide? Register for a table in our Exhibit Hall
- Register to receive professional credits by attending the NFB of PA State Convention
- Sponsorship Opportunities for the State Convention in Harrisburg
- Honor of Veterans at the Celebration of Veteran’s Event
- Agenda with Zoom Links
Be a Part of Something Extraordinary
Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the largest gathering of blind people in the state! This convention is more than just an event; it’s a transformative experience. Join us as we come together to provide unparalleled training, support, and information to the blind community. By attending, you’ll empower yourself and contribute to shaping our organization’s future.
Uncover Inspiring Stories and Expert Insights
Prepare to be captivated by the remarkable speakers who will grace our stage. Hear firsthand from the esteemed NFB national representative as they share their vision for the future. Engage with thought-provoking discussions on federal and state importance topics, spanning membership, seniors, technology, Braille, students, guide dog users, merchants, deafblind individuals, and parents’ concerns.
Witness the Next Generation of Scholars
Celebrate the academic achievements of the scholarship class of 2023! Meet these brilliant minds shaping the future through their dedication and pursuit of excellence. Their inspiring stories will leave you uplifted and motivated to make a difference in your own life and the lives of others.
Plan Ahead and Secure Your Spot
We can’t stress enough how important it is for you to be there! The agenda, packed with exciting sessions and activities, will be finalized and shared in mid to late October. Look forward to an exciting lineup that will engage your mind, spark your curiosity, and foster meaningful connections. And guess what? The agenda will also be available on NFB-NEWSLINE®, so you won’t miss a beat!
Registration Opens August 1, 2023
Join the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania at the Crowne Plaza Harrisburg, 23 South Second Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101. By attending this convention, you’ll be a part of history, contribute to the democratic election of our leadership, and help establish the priorities that will shape our organization’s future.
Spread the Word! Everyone is Welcome
Take advantage of this incredible opportunity! Share the news with friends, family, and colleagues. Let’s create an inclusive and empowering community supporting blind Pennsylvanians. Whether you’re a member, a supporter, or simply curious about our programs and goals, your presence matters. Register and make a difference!
Please note that portions of the convention will be recorded for archival purposes on our website, ensuring that the inspiration and knowledge shared during this event reach even more people.
Get Involved. Make a Difference. Be a part of the 2023 state convention of the National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania. See you there!