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Have Fun and Give Back Alexander Graham Bell Association

October 23, 2014 in Community News

 

Have Fun and Give Back – Join a New Tradition of Generosity
RSVP Today and Help Us Advance Our Mission 

Come on November 8, 2014 for a
Pre-Theater Reception and Performance of

You are cordially invited to a pre-theater cocktail reception at the Volta Bureau – the Alexander Graham Bell Association’s beloved historic headquarters in Washington, D.C. – and then join us in busing over to the Kennedy Center to enjoy a comedy-whodunit, Shear Madness.

At the reception, we will unveil our upcoming campaign for #GivingTuesday.

 

The performance will be captioned and assistive listening devices will be available for patrons at the Kennedy Center. Round-trip bus transportation to and from the Kennedy Center will be provided from the Volta Bureau.

  • Reception begins at 4:00 p.m. at the Volta Bureau
  • Buses depart the Volta Bureau at 5:00 p.m.
  • Performance begins at 6:00 p.m. at the Kennedy Center
  • Limited Seats Available – $75 per person
  • Please click here to RSVP

The registration rate includes the reception, transportation and 
performance ticket!

If you are unable to attend, but wish to contribute to the success of#GivingTuesday,
please click here. Also, please forward this to anyone who might be interested and share with your social media networks.

We look forward to seeing you on November 8!  

Transportation Sponsored by  

Tate & Tryon

The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing is a 
501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
 

 

 

Farewell to George Fellendorf

September 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

 

By Mardie Younglof, 9/21/2013fellendorf_agbell

George W. Fellendorf, Ed.D., of Keene, N.H., died on Thursday, September 12, of acute leukemia. Many people in the Washington, DC area, as well as internationally, knew him as the executive director of the Alexander Graham Bell Association from 1962 to 1978. During that time, he also served as the editor of the association’s publication The Volta Review.

Prior to that time, Dr. Fellendorf, who was born in 1925 in Glen Cove, NY, had been president of an engineering company in Easton, Pa., where their daughter Linda received speech and auditory training from Helen Beebe, one of the pioneers of the auditory verbal approach.

Dr. Fellendorf and his wife Hazel were the parents of two other daughters, six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

For more on Dr. Fellendorf, see:

http://www.listeningandspokenlanguage.org/Document.aspx?id=2101

http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=George-Fellendorf&lc=6762&pid=167000416&mid=5667416

 

 


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