The purpose of the Jackson Area Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of Michigan shall be to advance the general welfare of the blind in the Jackson Area and the State of Michigan 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 Jackson 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 other action which will improve the overall condition and standard of living of the blind.
Meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month starting at 12pm at:
Eastern Branch District Library
3125 East Michigan Avenue
Jackson, MI 49202
For more information, please contact President Mary Ann Robinson at 517-784-8834 or email@example.com.