Paths to Literacy

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Call for AFB Access Award Nominations

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Nominations are now being accepted for the American Foundation for the Blind's Access Awards, which honor individuals, corporations, and organizations that are eliminating or substantially reducing inequities faced by people who are blind or visually impaired.
Nominations, which are due by September 30, 2016, should illustrate an exceptional and innovative effort that has improved the lives of people with vision loss by enhancing access to information, the environment, technology, education, or employment, including making mainstream products and services accessible. The effort should be one that has a national or international impact or can be a model for replication on a national or international level. Submit your nomination online.
The awards are presented annually at the AFB Leadership Conference.

Nomination Guidelines

  • Nominations should be submitted online by September 30, 2016
  • Individuals or organizations are allowed to nominate themselves
  • Applicable supporting materials, such as articles, brochures, and press releases are welcome. E-mail material to Ike Presley
  • Letters of support for nominations are welcome and should also be sent to Ike Presley
Contact: Ike Presley
Phone: (404) 525-2303