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NFB of North Carolina State Convention Details

The NFB of NC 2017 State Convention is coming in September. We are looking forward to seeing everyone in Raleigh, NC. Come and join us!

September 22nd through the 24th of 2017

Holiday Inn Raleigh North-Midtown
Address: 2805 Highwoods Blvd Raleigh, NC 27604
Phone: 919-872-3500

Hotel Reservations:
Rate per night (includes tax and fees): $104.19
You may reserve your room by calling 919-872-3500. Be sure to tell them it is for the NFB of NC convention so you receive the convention room rate.

The Theme for our Convention is "Blind with Vision"

The host of the convention this year will be the NFB of NC Board of Directors. The hospitality suite will be hosted by the Nash, Edgecombe and Wilson Chapters.


You may pay the registration fee in advance with a check or at the door. Banquet fees must be paid in advance so we know how many will be attending. If you purchase a banquet ticket you must also pay the registration fee.


If you would like to pre-register for the state convention:

Registration is $15
Banquet is $32

Make your check payable to NFB of NC and send to:

Seth Lamkin
5418 Fortunes Ridge Drive
Durham, NC 27713

Use the link below to register online for the State Convention. You cannot pay online, but you may register. All online registrations and checks must be received by September 8th, 2017. Call Sharon Weddington at 704-302-7308 if you have questions about this process.

Click Here to Register Online


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Building a future for the blind.

Sharon Weddington (704) 302-7308

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