Cobb County Empowerment

CCEC June Meeting

Cobb County Empowerment Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of Georgia (CCEC NFB)

Empowerment is the mechanism by which individuals, groups and communities gain mastery over their affairs. CCEC NFB meets on the third Saturday of each month. On Saturday, June 17, 2017, we will put our focus on the upcoming 2017 NFB National Convention taking place in Orlando Florida, July 10-15, 2017. It is not too late to attend the largest gathering in the world of the blind, sight impaired and those rendering services to our community. We will:

  • Give an agenda overview
  • Discuss convention scheduling 
  • Talk about travel and safety tips 
  • Share “Must-see and Do’s for first time attendees

When: Saturday, June 17, 2017
Where: Marietta Main Library, 266 Roswell Street, Marietta GA
Time: 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Do not miss this opportunity to find out what to expect when the movers and shakers in the community congregate! For more information, please call our office at 678-883-2232.

Empowerment Brunch 2017

brought to you by the Cobb County Empowerment Chapter

You have heard about the Cobb County Empowerment Brunch for years and not made it.  You have been regaled by stories of how members and non-members of the blind community come away changed for the better. 

Keri Kokayi, our keynote speaker has credentials to fill coliseums; but in this intimate setting, Mr. Kokayi opens doors to success in the minds of the blind community.

 The Empowerment Brunch will be held on February 18, 2017 at The Golden Corral located at 3845 Austell Road, Austell GA 30060 at 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM, This time space is limited so please RSVP at 678-883-2232. Please Note: Attendance is $10.00 which includes brunch. Feed your body, Fuel your mind and Expand your territory!

 If you can’t make it, Fedora Outlier, LLC will be streaming it live on Periscope…more details to follow.