20230128-2 American Council of the Blind of Minnesota

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20230128-2 Afternoon Session Day 4
Reaching Our Horizons
In memory of Jason Santanna-White:
Our longtime member and friend Jason passed away in November. His mother Ann asked that donations be made to ACBM in his memory. We appreciate the funds donated in Jason’s name; we are dedicating the banquet in memory of Jason.

sponsor presentation, Non-24/Vanda Pharmaceuticals
State of State Services for the Blind – Natasha Gerde, Director, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, State Services for the Blind, St Paul, MN
Natasha discussed notable updates and changes at SSB. She highlighted the new way to access Radio Talking Book, shared a few success stories, and answered questions from convention attendees.

Marking the Course to the Horizon and Beyond for you and ACB. – Deb Cook Lewis, First Vice-President, American Council of the Blind, Clarkston, WA
the Latest News from Metro Mobility – Christine Kuennen, Senior Manager, Metro Mobility
Participants found out the latest news and updates regarding Metro Mobility and got their questions answered and their concerns addressed.

You are not alone – Social Isolation and your Mental Health

  • Presenters:
    o Pam Shaw, Author and Life Coach, Philadelphia, PA
    o Lynn Schneider, ACB Mental Health Resource Cmmittee, Wilmington, DE
    Vendor overview:
    Participants found out what our vendors had to offer.
    Closing remarks

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