Northern Nevada Chapter - Washoe & surrounding counties

Northern Nevada Chapter - Washoe & surrounding counties

Purposes, Goals, & Objectives of the NFBNV Northern Nevada Chapter

The purpose of the National Federation of the Blind Northern Nevada Chapter shall be to advance the general welfare of the blind in the Northern Nevada area, of the state of Nevada, and of the nation; to function as an integral part of the National Federation of the Blind; to serve as a vehicle for collective action by the blind of the Northern Nevada area; to operate as a mechanism through which the blind and interested sighted persons can come together to plan and carry out programs to improve the quality of life of the blind; to provide a means of collective action for parents of blind children; to forward the interests of blind students and provide them with a means of joint action and expression; to promote the vocational, cultural, and social advancement of the blind; to achieve the integration of the blind into society on a basis of equality with the sighted; and to take any other action which will improve the overall condition and standard of living of the blind.

Our Meetings

We meet on the third Saturday of the month at 1 PM. Currently we meet both in-person and on Zoom due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The in-person portion of our meeting is held at:
Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living
999 Pyramid Way
Sparks, NV 89431

The virtual portion of our meeting is held at:
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Additional Information

For more information about the NFB Northern Nevada Chapter, please contact President Mona Coker at 775-229-0469 or [email protected]

Meetings: Meets on the 3rd Saturday of the month

1pm to 3pm

Mona Coker, President


[email protected]