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Come to the 2015 VADB Annual Meeting – Sept 26

August 20, 2015 in Community Events



Date:        Saturday, September 26, 2015
Place:        Dept. for the Blind and Vision Impaired (DBVI)
Library & Resource Center
395 Azalea Ave., Richmond, VA 23227
Time:       10:00 am – 3:00 pm (please arrive by 9:45am)
Cost:        FREE! (Lunch provided courtesy of VDDHH)


  1. Status of the “Virginia SSP Program” by Elizabeth Spiers (DBVI DB Services Program Director) and call for volunteers (deafblind consumers, SSPs and SSP Program Coordinators)
  2. Small Groups to discuss topics related to helping VADB develop as an organization
  3. Election of Officers (all positions are up for election. All VADB Members are encouraged to consider running for office – VADB needs your help!)

We will have a silent auction of donated items.

Please let us know if you plan to attend the meeting, and if you need services such as an interpreter, CART, use of the audioloop, and/or a Support Service Provider by September 12, 2015. Volunteers (SSPs, lunch helpers, etc.) are needed. Also contact us if you would like more information.

You can email us at     
or call Beth Hammer at       804-398-0608 (V) 

VADB, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization seeking to promote educational, economic and social welfare for deafblind Virginians.

VADB Meeting This Saturday!

October 9, 2013 in Community Events

VADB Annual Meeting This Saturday! Oct. 12

DATE:  Saturday, October 12, 2013

Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired (DBVI)
395 Azalea Avenue, Richmond, VA 23227

TIME:     10 am to 3 pm

COST:    FREE! Lunch provided courtesy of VA Relay Outreach Services

Presentations will be given by:

Ms. Elizabeth Spiers (DBVI DB Services Program Director) – SSP Workgroup Progress

Mr. Brandon Cox (Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind) – The CLB SSP Program

Mr. Clayton Bowen (VDDHH) – iCanConnect, the National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program

Election will be held for officers for Fall 2013-Fall 2015

An auction of donated items will be held to raise funds for VADB. Please bid on an item or two, or donate items

For more information: Contact Jenny McKenzie: or 540-904-6671 TTY or VA Relay VCO

Or Beth Hammer: (804-398-0608) V

VADB, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization seeking to promote educational, economic, and social welfare for deafblind Virginians.



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