NFB of Indiana 2021 Convention Sponsors

Bosma Industries | www.bosma.org | 317-684-0600
Listen to Bosma Industries for the Blind, presented by Raymond Montgomery.
View Bosma Industries for the Blind, presented by Raymond Montgomery.

Vanda Pharmaceuticals | VandaPharma.com | 202-734-3400
Listen to circadian sleep disorders, presented by Jennifer Lyman with Vanda Pharmaceuticals

Special Features

View Interview with Denise Avant, National Federation of the Blind Representative
Presented by NFB Newsline Indiana.

Listen to 2021 Treasurer’s Report from Past-Treasurer Mika Baugh
View 2021 Treasurer’s Report from Past-Treasurer Mika Baugh

Listen to Presidential Reports from Indianapolis, Circle City, Michiana, At Large and Lafayette Chapters, Plus Merchants division
View Presidential Reports from Indianapolis, Circle City, Michiana, At Large and Lafayette Chapters, Plus Merchants division

Friday, October 8, 2021

Listen to Visually Impaired Preschool Services, presented by Meredith Howell, Regional Director

Listen to Saving for Your Future: the ABLE Account, presented by Tammy Hollingsworth
View Saving for Your Future: the ABLE Account, presented by Tammy Hollingsworth

Listen to Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplements, and prescription drug coverage, presented by Nidjah Baker, Simplified Insurance Solutions LLC

Listen to What’s New at the Indiana State Library Special Services Division, presented by Laura Williams, Director

Listen to Newsline, presented by Scott White
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Listen to iPhone Q&A with Tony Schnurr

Listen to Cori’s Braille Service, Cori Wills.

Listen to NFB of Indiana Fourth Quarter 2021 Board Meeting

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Saturday Morning Session

Listen to Opening, invocation, brand and pledge, and welcome from host chapters Indianapolis and circle City

Listen to National Report, Denise Avant, NFB National Board Member
View National Report, Denise Avant, NFB National Board Member

Listen to A Power That Gives Strength, Simone Arnold Liebster
View A Power That Gives Strength, Simone Arnold Liebster

Listen to Panel Discussion: The Illusion of Inclusion: Working in the shadows of equal employment opportunities
Moderator: Dr. Evette Simmons-Reed, Co-Chair NFB Indiana Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee

Saturday Afternoon Session

Listen to Community Service
Jeanetta Price, Community Service Division President, National Federation of the Blind;
plus Tammy Hollingsworth, Cori Wills and Susan Jones share their experiences

Listen to Survivors Task Force: We’re in This Together: Marci Carpenter, Cheryl Fields and Sarah Meyer

Listen to NFB DirectSource: A Brand-New Tool for Blind Jobseekers; Dick Davis, Chair, NFB Employment Committee

Listen to Randolph-Sheppard Program: Making It Work! Chris Hollingsworth, Chair, Indiana Elected Committee of Blind Managers
Listen to Internships Change Lives! Alex Gilland

Listen to NFBI Convention Resolutions, and Indiana Parental Rights for People with Disabilities, Chris Hollingsworth.

Listen to NFB Indiana Banquet, including three scholarship winners; Keynote Speaker: NFB National Representative, Denise Avant

Sunday, October 10

Listen to NFB Indiana Elections and Business Meeting
Nominating Committee Report
NFBI 2021 Elections
Audit committee Report.
Resolutions Vote, Chris Hollingsworth
Message from Ron Brown
2022 NFBI State Convention in Lafayette