ACB Reports

ACB Reports - Dec 2017

Dec 4, 2017
iTunes - Apple

It's the holiday version of ACB Report this month, with an update from the National Library Service and some important announcements from ACB about the Braille Forum, the annual mid-year and legislative update meeting of the ACB and more.  Join host Mike Duke for this holiday episode.

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This month's episode is devoted to ACB President Kim Charlson's report to those gathered in Sparks, NV for the 56th Annual Convention of the ACB.  Kim, who was elected in 2013 as the first female President of ACB, started her remarks by reading a welcome letter from Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval.


American Council of the Blind

This month we'll get a legislative update from Washington DC from Tony Stephens, Director of Advocacy and Governmental Affairs of the American Council of the Blind.

Learn more about ACB and find out about the 2017  56th ACB conference and convention "ACB Sparks Success" which will take place Friday, June 30, 2017 - Friday, July 7, 2017 at the Nugget Casino Resort in Sparks, Nevada.


February ACB Reports, 02/05/17

Feb 2, 2017
American Council of the Blind

Advocates for the blind community convene in Washington, DC with an agenda for independence and opportunities for people with vision loss.  Also, learn about the most recent update for ACBLink, a iPhone app to keep you up-to-date on ACB news. With ACB Link, you can: Access valuable resources offered by the American Council of the Blind, get push notifications designed to keep you in the know about late-breaking news items of value to ACB members and friends and much more.


January 2017 ACB Reports

Jan 4, 2017
American Council of the Blind

Learn about the World Blind Union from Charles Mossop, Regional President for the North American/Caribbean Region


December 2016 ACB Reports

Dec 12, 2016
American Council of the Blind

This month, learn about the ACB Scholarship program and hear ACB President Kim Charlson talk about the important accomplishments of ACB this year.


November 2016 ACB Reports

Dec 5, 2016
http://www.acb.org/tony-stephens

This month is a time of Presidential transition.  Tony Stephens, Director of Advocacy and Governmental Affairs at the American Council of the Blind explains the process.


October 2016 ACB Reports

Oct 6, 2016

Hear how the 21st Century Communication and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 is being implemented.


September ACB Reports

Oct 6, 2016

An update from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.


July 2016 ACB Reports

Oct 6, 2016

Meet Talking Book narrator Joe Wilson and find out why ACB has been in the news lately.