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NFB of North Carolina State Convention

2015 State Convention Details

The 2015 State Convention is coming in September. We are looking forward to seeing everyone in Wilmington. Come and join us.

September 17 through 20, 2015

Holiday Inn Market Street, 5032 Market Street, Wilmington, NC 28405

Hotel Reservations
$89.00 plus tax. To get the convention rate, reservations must be made by September 3, 2015. Prices are subject to change after September 3, 2015. The Group code for those wishing to make online reservations is NFB.

Hotel Phone Number:: (910) 392-1101

The Theme for our Convention is "Sunshine, Seashells, and Braille "

Mr. Anil Lewis from our National office is our National Rep.

The host of the convention, NFB of NC State Board, wants to make this State Convention one to remember. To that end, they are changing things around and stirring things up!


More details will be posted soon. Please check the site again soon!

For information about the convention, call Sharon Weddington at (704) 302-7308.


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


Make your check payable to NFB of NC, and send your name, address, phone number, meat or veggie banquet meal selection, and program media preference (large print or Braille), along with your check to:

Boyce Locklear
P O Box 2633
Lumberton, NC 28359
Phone: 910-734-4431

Use the link below to register online for the 2015 State Convention. You cannot pay online, but you may register. If you register online, you will receive a $5 discount on registration. Submitting the online registration form IS THE ONLY WAY TO GET THE DISCOUNT. The deadline for submitting check payment and online registration is September 10, 2015. Call Sharon Weddington at 704-302-7308 if you have questions about this process.

Click Here to Register Online


2015 Convention Program

2015 Banquet Ad Book

2015 Vendor List

2015 Vendor Registration Form


Building a future for the blind.

Sharon Weddington (704) 302-7308

Thank you for visiting us and remember that we are always delighted when you choose to visit with us. So, come back often.

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