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WCB Convention will be October 24-26

Washington Council of the Blind’s annual convention is coming this fall!  The convention committee is excited to share the details as things are confirmed.  The theme this year is: WCB Right Place, Right Time … so be sure to save the date and plan to join us.  We are back at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Seattle Airport.  Advance registration will be online and available no later than September 1.

WCB Scholarship applications are complete

Washington Council of the Blind’s scholarship committee is reviewing all completed applications for the 2024-25 academic school year.  Scholarship winners will be announced at the 2024 WCB Convention banquet October 26.  Thanks to all who applied and Good Luck!

Seattle Times article of interest

Take a look at the Seattle Times article about daily tasks and challenges for blind and visually impaired people.  Seattle Times news article

Mission of the Washington Council of the Blind

Washington Council of the Blind is committed to promoting opportunity, equality and independence within the blind and visually impaired community through education, public awareness, and advocacy.

Statewide chapters keep you connected

With seventeen chapters and special interest affiliates, WCB has many opportunities for local activities and advocacy.  Make your voice heard.  To find a chapter near you visit our Chapters page or call 800-255-1147.

Join WCB online today or find a chapter near you

Opportunity – Equality – Independence

Business Office: PO Box 675, Yakima, WA  98907-0675
Administrative Office: 2117 O Ave, Anacortes, WA  98221-2567
Buzzline: (800) 255-1147