Back to business
The WCB Winter Board Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, January 27. It will be held at the Bestwestern Executive Inn, 200 Taylor Avenue, North, in Seattle. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. and end at about 3 p.m. Lunch will be provided, but we need to know if you are coming and will want lunch. If you are a chapter representative, which means you don’t have someone on the board from your chapter, your lunch is covered.
If you are coming and plan to have lunch you need to let Sue Ammeter know no later than Sunday January 21. You can contact Sue by phone at (360) 437-7916 or by email at email@example.com It is important that you let Sue know so we can give the hotel an accurate count. If you don’t let us know there may not be a lunch for you.
Gearing up in 2018
Fire up the gray matter. Strut your skills. Join a committee, write an article, or make some waves. News you can use in our quarterly Newsline
With a tighter budget and new officers, we set course for the new year.
This year WCB awarded $17,800 in college scholarships to eight recipients. Congratulations!
Keep checking this site for convention audio.
WCB Leadership Training
The WCB Leadership Institute is designed to elevate you to a place where service to others is a daily journey – a journey where you leave a mark on the lives of others. Institute participants will engage in a number of activities, conversations and soul searching. If interested, contact Steve Fiksdal pronto.
Beep Baseball gaining momentum in Washington
Tacoma Tide motto is “Never Stop Rising”
Spokane Lion Pride plays various organizations in the area.
Seattle South King Sluggers attend the Beep Baseball World Series in Florida
Wenatchee Blind Bats are getting good media coverage
Will we see a Beep Baseball World Series in the Northwest by 2020?
Beep Ball Clubs of Washington State (BBCWS) is currently taking nominations for board members. If you are interested simply go to beepball.org to get the details. If interested in playing or volunteering on a team, contact your local chapter.
New chapters going strong
In the last couple years we’ve welcomed Skagit / Island Counties Council of the Blind, Wenatchee Valley Council of the Blind (WVCB), Beep Baseball Clubs of Washington State (BBCWS).
With chapters across the state offering local activities and advocacy, you can make your voice heard. To find a chapter near you visit our Chapters page.
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