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National Federation of the Blind of Colorado (NFBCO)

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 SAVE THE DATE!

  MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN LIVING THE LIVES WE WANT!

 THE NATIONAL FEDERATION OF THE BLIND  OF COLORADO

 63rd ANNUAL STATE CONVENTION
October 26 through October 29, 2017

The 63rd Annual State Convention will kick off Thursday October 26 in Fort Collins, Colorado.  Convention activities will continue all weekend long with exhibitors, informative presentations, seminars, and much more!  Join the largest gathering of blind men, women and youth in Colorado to make a difference in the lives of the blind across the state!

NOTE:  Exhibitors will be demonstrating their products on Friday and Saturday. 

     Look for information about our vendors times and location.

THE NFBCO CONVENTION HOTEL:  Our 2017 convention will be held at the Fort Collins Hilton, nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains at 425 West Prospect Road, Fort Collins, Colorado 80526. 

HOTEL ROOM RATES:  The NFBCO room rate is $99 a night for singles and doubles; $109 a night for triples and $119 a night for quads.  Reservations MUST be made by Monday, September 25.  You must get your reservations in by the deadline, as we will not be granted any extensions. 

To reserve your room by phone call:  970-482-2626 and mention that you are with the National Federation of the Blind of Colorado.

Click here to reserve your room online.

Pre-registration fees:  BEFORE Friday, October 13
$20 registration
$25 Friday luncheon
$25 Saturday luncheon
$40 Saturday banquet

Total:  $110.00

Registration fees AFTER Friday,October 13
$25 registration
$30 Friday luncheon
$30 Saturday luncheon
$45 Saturday banquet
Total:  130.00 (Save $20.00 and pre-register.
 
CONVENTION REGISTRATION ONLINE IS NOW CLOSED.  PLEASE BRING CHECKS, MONEY ORDER, OR CASH TO THE CONVENTION.
 

Stay tuned to your email and check our website at www.nfbco.org for more information about convention registration. OR Contact Lisa Bonderson at lkb@labarrelaw.com.

FOR MORE CONVENTION INFORMATION CONTACT:
Scott C. LaBarre, President
Phone: (303) 504-5979  

slabarre@labarrelaw.com   

 

WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR SPONSORS AND EXHIBITORS FOR THE 2017 NFBCO STATE CONVENTION: 

GOLD SPONSORS:

AUDIO INFORMATION NETWORK OF COLORADO

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1700 55th St. Suite A
Boulder, CO 80301
(303) 786-7777
(877) 443-2001
www.aincolorado.org

 

LABARRE LAW OFFICES

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1660 South Albion
Suite 918
Denver, Colorado 80222
303-504-5979
slabarre@labarrelaw.com

 

CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS

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Mark B. Lasser | Senior Director, Accessibility
6399 S. Fiddlers Green Cir.
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
accessibility@charter.com

 

WE FIT WELLNESS

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Accessible     Affordable      Achievable

WE Fit Wellness was created from a need for accessible, affordable, and achievable health and wellness solutions for EVERYONE.  Our wide array of services encourage healthy eating, more moving, and a holistic approach to better living.

For more information, call Jessica Beecham at 866-654-6808 or email Jessica@wefitwellness.com.

 

SILVER SPONSORS:

Civil Rights Education and Enforcement Center

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104 Broadway, Suite 400
Denver, CO 80203
303.757.7901
www.creeclaw.org

 

EXHIBITORS & SUPPORTERS:

AIRA

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Wesley Friesen
408-931-4416
Wesley@aira.io

 

AMBRON PRODUCTS

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Books and Products for the Blind and Sighted to Share!

For pricing and shipping email ambronproducts@gmail.com or call 303-789-7538.

wwww.ambronproducts.com

 

BAUM USA

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Renee Clark, Western Regional Manager
BAUM USA
Toll-free: (855) 620-7985, x405
Mobile/Text: 650-520-4345
rclark@baumusa.com
www.baumusa.com

 

BLIND TECH TRAINING

Paul Sandoval
Lakewood, CO
Expanding possibilities using technology
Phone: 720-620-8007
BlindTechTraining@gmail.com

 

COLORADO BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROGRAM

Colorado Department of Labor & Employment
2211 W Evans Ave, Bldg B
Denver, CO 80223
Kenny Parrish, Sr. Business Consultant, 720-237-7648

 

GUIDE DOGS FOR THE BLIND

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Karen Norton
Outreach Alumni Representative
www.guidedogs.com

 

GUIDING EYES FOR THE BLIND

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Melissa Smith
914-610-5382
msmith@guidingeyes.org

 

HUMANWARE

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Kevin Hughes
kevin.hughes@humanware.com
www.humanware.com

 

MAGNISIGHT

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Brian Smith
800-753-4767
brian@magnisight.com

 

NANOPAC

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NanoPac, Inc.
Low Vision Products
Blindness and Braille Products
Colorado Representative: Bob Machacek
AKB Visions
Direct: 303 431 1460
bobmachacek@comcast.net

 

NO BARRIERS YOUTH

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Rachel Strommen
970-484-3633 ext. 314
rachel.strommen@nobarriersusa.org

 

UNITED STATES ASSOCIATION OF BLIND ATHLETES

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Kevin Brousard
kbrousard@usaba.org
U.S. Association of Blind Athletes (USABA)
Empowering │ Inspiring │ Life-changing
Membership & Outreach Coordinator
719.866.3019 direct │ 949.899.0728 cell
www.usaba.org │ Follow USABA  Facebook  Twitter  YouTube

 

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