2019 ACB Scholarship Application Now Open!

The American Council of the Blind has a great opportunity for students who are legally blind to earn a scholarship, whether you are going to a technical college, an entering freshman, undergraduate or a graduate student. Over $55,000 in scholarships are awarded to students each year. To be eligible, you need to be legally blind in both eyes, maintain a 3.0 GPA, and be involved in your school/local community.  Read more

Shop Amazon and help support the Mountain State Council of the Blind

Shop Amazon and help support the Mountain State Council of the Blind at the same time by clicking here. 
All of your eligible shopping will benefit Mountain State Council of the Blind Inc.

MSCBWV 2018 Membership Form is Ready

The 2018 membership form is ready.  Find it at http://www.mscbwv.org/join or choose the membership/join menu link.

Demo of Free NLS Software Download

The April, 2017 MSCB conference call focused on a demonstration of the free, easy-to-use software download from the National Library Service.  Donna Brown discussed how to download the program, and demonstrated its simplicity.  Conference participants asked great questions throughout the call.  To listen to the conference discussion, click on the following link

New Bus Service!

The West Virginia Division of Public Transit announced the addition of I-RIDE79 to the state’s public transit system.  It will offer service between Charleston and Morgantown beginning Tuesday July 1, 2014.

Welcome to the Mountain State Council of the Blind website. 

We are West Virginia’s state affiliate of the American Council of the Blind. 

Our mission is to advocate for the improvement of the social, economic, and cultural status of the blind and visually impaired of West Virginia. 

We have scholarship programs, assistive technology programs, and support the activities of the local chapters.  Please support us in those endeavors.  Supporting us can be as simple as staying in touch.  Join our email list by clicking here or participate in our monthly conference call. 

The conference call is:
Every 2nd Monday at 9:00 PM
(712) 432-6333
Pass code 186679#

For more details, go to our “Contact Us" page.

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