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National Federation of the Blind of Nevada

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Contact Information

Terri Rupp, President
PO Box 20041
Reno, Nevada 89515
Cell Phone: 702-524-0835

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Brian Mackey, Webmaster
Cell: 609-680-8488

GuideStar Status

GuideStar Gold Level, 2018

Upcoming Events

National Events

2019 NFB Scholarship Program

November 1, 2018 through March 31, 2019

The National Federation of the Blind believes in investing in the future by supporting the college education of deserving legally blind students. Our state and national scholarship programs are the most generous in the country. We urge you to apply to both.

The National Federation of the Blind offers thirty scholarships annually to blind students from across the United States. Any legally blind, full-time college or graduate student may apply, as well as graduating high school seniors who will be attending college full-time in the fall of 2019. Check out for eligibility information and to apply! All finalists must attend the entire convention of the National Federation of the Blind, to be held July 7-12 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The NFB scholarship program is our investment in the future of blind people who demonstrate scholastic aptitude, leadership, and service. All blind college and high school students are encouraged to apply!

2019 NFB Washington Seminar

January 28-31, 2019

Each year hundreds of Federationists attend the Washington Seminar. There are seminars, workshops, committee meetings, and most importantly an opportunity to present the priority issues requiring congressional attention over the coming year. Additional information can be found at If you wish to attend Washington Seminar, please complete the Washington Seminar Application and you will be placed into consideration to attend. Applications are due by November 17th.

2019 NFB National Convention

July 7-12, 2019
Las Vegas, Nevada

Each year the National Federation of the Blind holds its national convention. More than 3,000 delegates participate from across the United States as well as many foreign countries. For more information, please visit

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