This is where you can find out about the American Council Of The Blind of Oregon/Oregon Council Of The Blind. The ACB of Oregon is the Oregon state affiliate of the American Council of the Blind..
Formerly known as the "Oregon Council of the Blind", we are now known as "ACB of Oregon doing business as the Oregon Council of the Blind."
The American Council Of The Blind of Oregon is composed of about 185 concerned Oregonians dedicated to helping Visually Impaired and Blind people in Oregon. The ACB of Oregon is the Blind of Oregon helping the blind of Oregon.
The AMERICAN COUNCIL OF THE BLIND is the nations largest and fastest growing consumer organization of visually impaired and blind people.
If you would like to know more about the AMERICAN COUNCIL OF THE BLIND you can visit their Web Page.
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Keep tuned to this page for more information on our next convention. You can also contact ACB of Oregon President, James Edwards
Phone: 541-404-8214 Email the president, James Edwards
You can also find out more about the state convention by going to: (Coming Soon)
Multnomah Chapter Fund Raising
SAVE THE DATE SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2013
Would you like to take a break from cooking and cleaning up the kitchen?
Do you enjoy fellowship, food and fun?
If you answered yes to these two questions, join the Multnomah Chapter, American Council of the Blind of Oregon at our bring the whole family holiday fundraiser day, Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 11:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. at Burgerville, 1122 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, to raise much needed funds to enhance the independence of blind and visually impaired individuals.
Along with Burgerville’s great food items, come and enjoy live holiday entertainment provided by D.J. Mr. Chill’r.
Burgerville will graciously donate 10 per cent of all moneys received from 11:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. to our Chapter. Personal donations will be taken at the counter. If you are unable to attend and want to contribute make checks payable to Multnomah Chapter ACBO and deliver to Burgerville, indicating that you want your contribution donated to Multnomah Chapter, ACBO.
The Multnomah Chapter is a part of our state affiliate, The Oregon Council of the Blind, and our national organization the American Council of the Blind.
100 per cent of the proceeds received will benefit our scholarship program for blind students, assist blind persons in receiving technological aids, and many other much needed services within the blind community.
We sincerely thank you for your support.
To Donate Call 800-708-7742
To discuss a vehicle donation with a member of The American Council of the Blind of Oregon contact the president of the American Council of the Blind of Oregon, James Edwards by phoning him at: 541-404-8214. Email the President, James Edwards
Or call the treasurer of ACB of Oregon, Loretta Spahn at: (541) 882-0854. Email the ACB of Oregon's Treasurer
Automobile donations are an incredibly fast and easy way to help the American Council of the Blind of Oregon. Your car donations help support our vital work and are an easy way for you to get rid of an unwanted vehicle. Donate your car today. Call 800-708-7742.
Phone: 503-253-9543 (home)
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Here are some interesting web sites to take a look at. If you have a site you think might be of interest to ACB of Oregon members please send it to the Web Master for consideration. Email ACB of Oregon's Web Master
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