[NABS-L] Meeting with leader.
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Sun Feb 24 03:20:33 UTC 2019
YEA group News
The Joy A Shabazz Center has started a YOUTH Empowerment and Advocacy
Group and we had our first meeting on Thursday Jan 24 2019 at the Glenwood
Library. It was well attended with youth and an advisory committee of
different community self advocates.
Our ideas for this group is to encourage and teach Self Advocacy and
Empowerment skills to youth from the ages of roughly 18 to 30 to prepare
leaders in advocacy to continue progress in human and civil rights for
people with disabilities . The February meeting will virtual on 2/27/2019 ,
hopefully to begin regular face to face meeting in March 2019.
On Friday Feb 1. 2019 The Joy A Shabazz center and the Winston CIL
Presented to the UNCG Housing Hangout group of over 60 students and
community providers who met on the campus to discuss this months topic
Housing . Jeanine Moran shared a historical perspective of the Independent
living movement started with her personal super hero ED ROBERTS
The response was positive, with many agency and more community contacts
were established. Housing Hangouts are every first Friday on various
housing community needs and initiatives . The upcoming schedule is at
Good questions guys. Here are some answers don't worry about signing up.
Just call in the number along with the access code. I just respond to this
email if you are interested. Let be strong leaders . I just want to have a
number for how many people will attend the meeting.
if you have question about the website use the life chat and I will connect
to answer your questions
On Sat, Feb 23, 2019 at 10:09 PM Armando Vias via NABS-L <nabs-l at nfbnet.org>
> There is no form to register for the meeting. I can only find a subscribe
> and a contact form.
> Armando Vias
> Email: armando at theblindadvocate.com
> Website: https://theblindadvocate.wordpress.com
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> -Mark A. Riccobono
> "The National Federation of the Blind knows that blindness is not the
> characteristic that defines you or your future. Every day, we raise the
> expectations of blind people, because low expectations create obstacles
> between blind people and our dreams. You can live the life you want;
> blindness is not what holds you back. Together, with love, hope, and
> determination, we transform dreams into reality."
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> Association of Blind Students, (NABS), a division of the National
> Federation of the Blind.
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> Sent from my iPhone
> > On Feb 23, 2019, at 10:01 PM, Selvin Linder via NABS-L <
> nabs-l at nfbnet.org> wrote:
> > Did you read the description on the website? Did you read the description
> > in the blog page about the group? That’s what we’re going to discuss.
> > On Sat, Feb 23, 2019 at 9:59 PM Chris Nusbaum via NABS-L <
> nabs-l at nfbnet.org>
> > wrote:
> >> What is the meeting about?
> >> Chris Nusbaum
> >>> On Feb 23, 2019, at 9:31 PM, Selvin Linder via NABS-L <
> nabs-l at nfbnet.org>
> >> wrote:
> >>> Good Evening NABS Students:
> >>> I want to let you know on about a meeting going on on Wednesday
> >>> 27, 2019, If you are available please register on the website to get
> >>> name in the system. https://yeagroup21.wixsite.com/website
> >>> If you can not do so please give me your name, last name, and email so
> >>> can put you in the system. I am trying to make the website usable for
> >>> people with disabilities.
> >>> Please invite any youth between the ages 18 and 30. If you do not want
> >>> your name in the system just call in and say your name. This is for
> >>> Wednesday February 27, 2019 at 5 Eastern. The board will open at 4:45
> >> P.M.
> >>> Dial-in number (US): (605) 313-4171 Access code: 799307#
> >>> --
> >>> *Selvin Linder *
> >>> 336-645-0252
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