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Fundraising continues at the convention
Many thanks to all the members, friends, and exhibitors who donated items, made for lively bidding, and won the items in the 2023 WCB Auction held on Zoom. WCB raised just over $3,000, but the fundraising isn’t over! Get your raffle tickets at the convention for $10 each; the drawing will be held at the October 28 banquet and there will be 16 winners receiving a total of $1,300 in prize money.
Seattle Times article of interest
Take a look at the Seattle Times article published on April 23 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.
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