National Federation of the Blind of Alabama

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National Federation of the Blind of Alabama Hopes to See All of You At

The 2019 “Breaking All Limits” Annual State Convention


March 8th – 10th 2019

Marriott Space and Rocket Center

5 Tranquility Base

Huntsville, AL 35805

Phone: 256-830-2222


Please make your hotel reservations by February 14, 2019. State you are with the NfB of Alabama for the room rates of $109 per night plus taxes. After this date, rates may CHANGE!


You may use the below link to make your hotel reservations online.

Book your group rate for National Federation of the Blind


You can also download the preregistration form here.  It's available in either a PDF or Word format. 


Everyone is welcome to join us. You may pre-register by downloading a form from at www.nfbal.org

Mail your form and payment by March 1, 2019.

National Federation of the Blind of Alabama State Convention Outline

The 2019 NFBA Convention will kick off on Friday afternoon,

March 8, 2019. The afternoon will feature three informative seminars.

Exhibit hall Opens Friday, 12:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m.

Registration: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Friday afternoon to be filled with

Voting Information, Technology, and More!

The Alabama Association of Blind Students will hold their “Building the next Generation of Leaders” seminar

Friday, March 8th from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Their annual business meeting will be held from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

The NFB of Alabama Seniors Division and The Alabama Association of Blind Merchants will hold their meetings consecutively on Friday afternoon

Friday Night Entertainment

Bingo, great prizes, cash bar, light hors d’oeuvres

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 pm

Hawaii may be far away, but we are bringing the tropics to you to close out the evening!!!

Aloha Federation Family

Come join us for a luau to close out our

Friday evening for a night of fun. The Hawaiian affair will be held from 10:30 p.m. – Midnight. Admission is $5.00. The leis and hibiscus will be provided so just hula your way on down to the

party!!! Let's Do the Limbo!!!

On Saturday, March 9, 2019 we will hear from many outstanding speakers. We are honored to have President Mark Riccobono as our National Representative.

The topics will include issues that affect the Blind in Alabama and across the nation.

Saturday evening, March 9, 2019, the highlight of the convention is our Banquet. You don’t want to miss this fantastic evening with your Federation family. There will be a great meal and an inspiring banquet address given by President Mark Riccobono.

After the banquet please join the Students Division at the Karaoke Fundraiser. Great fun for the whole family. Admission is $5.00.

Sign up now!!!


Contact Jessica Williams at (251)554-7717


Join us on Sunday morning, March 10, 2019 at 7:00 am for a Tasty All American Breakfast!

 Immediately following the breakfast will be our Board Meeting and Annual Business Meeting.


Come join us in Huntsville for the 2019 NFBA Convention!

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