Chapters & Division

An NFB of Nevada member tests out a pair of magnifying glasses in the exhibit hall at a national convention

Chapters & Division

Note: Please Dates and times are subject to change; therefore, please contact the phone number and/or email for the president for any possible changes before attending. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, all meetings are being conducted via Zoom conference call till further notice. Please contact the president for the participation details.

Northern Nevada Chapter - Washoe & surrounding counties

Mona Coker, President
Phone: 775-229-0469
Meets on the 3rd Saturday of the month
1pm to 3pm
Currently meeting online with zoom or conference Call

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Southern Nevada Chapter - Clark county

Jinnerfer Strother, President
Phone: 440-463-3796
Meets on the 2nd Saturday of the month
10:30am to 12 pm

Virtual Location: Zoom and Telephone Call, contact chapter president Jinnerfer Strother for the participation details at 440-463-3796 or

In Person Location:
Location varies, contact chapter president Jinnerfer Strother for the current meeting location at 440-463-3796 or

The Southern Nevada chapter of the NFB will be hosting our annual White Cane Walk to celebrate national White Cane awareness Day! Click here to learn more about the Southern Chapter's White Cane Walk!

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Nevada Association of Blind Students (NVABS)

Bryce Gitzen, President
Phone: 907-887-9838

The purpose of this Organization shall be to promote excellence in educational opportunities and the general well-being of the blind of Nevada. NVABS shall not merely be a social organization but shall formulate programs and actively work to promote the academic and social betterment of the blind as well as to function as an integral part of the National Federation of the Blind.

During the year, information highlighting scholarships, workshops/seminars, national/state conventions and internship possibilities are distributed. An in person meeting is conducted at the state convention and presentations are held throughout the year.

The division conducts monthly conference calls via phone. For a schedule of upcoming meetings, please contact President Bryce Gitzen at 907-887-9838 or

Those attending postsecondary education needing self-advocacy tips, please read the following self-advocacy resources:

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