National Federation of the Blind of Hawaii 2022 Annual Virtual State Convention

You are invited to attend our 2022 Annual State Convention

of the National Federation of the Blind of Hawaii!

Friday May 13, and Saturday May 14,

Anywhere and everywhere! Virtually via Zoom!

Our 2022 Theme: "Bridging The Generation Gaps Together through Technology with the Boldness of NFB of Hawaii!"

Join us for All the fun you expect from our NFB of Hawaii conventions: meet up with old friends, meet new friends, win door prizes, get inspired, explore exhibitors presenting new accessible devices with time to ask questions and learn from each other.  We are the blind, learn how to live the life you want!

Save the dates and join us. Register now – it’s free! It’s easy!


Friday May 13, 2022.

General session: 12:00 - 5:00 PM HST
Hospitality Suite: 5:30 - 6:30 PM HST

Saturday  May 14, 2022.

General session: 10:00  AM - 3:00 PM HST
Hospitality Suite: 3:30 - 4:30 PM HST


Download Agenda

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Proposed Resolutions

NFBH DRAFT Resolution 2022-01

NFBH DRAFT Resolution 2022-02

NFBH DRAFT Resolution 2022-03

NFBH DRAFT Resolution 2022-04

NFBH DRAFT Resolution 2022-05

NFBH DRAFT Resolution 2022-06

NFBH DRAFT Resolution 2022-07


NFB of Hawaii’s Convention Auction 2022!

Get ready with your bids for these fantastic items which will be auctioned during the convention this Friday and Saturday.  Proceeds will benefit the NFB of Hawaii and its many programs and services which support blind people.

Bids begin at $50.  Your choices include:

Curtis Chong

I am offering to contribute two hours of over-the-phone technology training or support. My knowledge and expertise lie in two areas:

  • Windows systems running JAWS or NVDA.
  • iPhone/iPad running Voiceover on iOS.

Redeem within one year of auction. 

Dianna Jones

I am offering 2 hours of android phone or tablet help.
 
Redeem within one year of auction.

Brook Sexton

There’s a saying that nothing goes wrong at a tea party. Pamper yourself and enjoy this opportunity to connect. I’m offering a design your own tea party.
How it will work:

  • I will meet with the winner to determine the best option. Other ideas within reason:
    • Sending you tea, other fun treats, and a tea set to host your own party
    • Arrange for a gift certificate for a high tea experience in Hawaii or on the mainland
    • If you happen to be traveling to where I live. I will host you and your guests in my home
    • Join me for high tea at national convention
  • Maximum number of guests 4.

Redeem by May 1, 2024

Jeremiah Beasley

I am offering 2 hours of remote tech training.  I can work with people on just about any device or software they want including MS Office, Google Docs, iOS, Windows, Mac OS, Android, or multimedia devices. 
 
Offer good for 1 year from date of purchase.

Dean Georgiev

You want tech training; I’ve got tech training! (Two hours’ worth) Specifically, I’ll help you with Windows with JAWS or iPhone with Voice Over.

Redeem within one year of auction.

Gensen Rabacal

Music virtuoso, performer and instructor offers 2 hours of ukulele lessons.
Whether virtual or in person, the winner and Gensen will work it out together.

Good for 1 year. Expires May 14, 2023


For more information contact:

Virgil Stinnett, NFB of Hawaii, President.
Mobile: 808-722-4243
E-mail: nfbhpresident@gmail.com