100th Anniversary of the District of Columbia Council of the Blind
American Council of the Blind
This organization congratulates the District of Columbia Council of the Blind on its 100th anniversary.
WHEREAS, the District of Columbia Association of Workers for the Blind was incorporated in 1913 and provided advocacy and services under that name until 1993; and
WHEREAS, the name of the organization was officially changed to the District of Columbia Council of the Blind in 1993 upon becoming an affiliate of the American Council of the Blind;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the American Council of the Blind in convention assembled on the 9th day of July, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Columbus, Ohio, that this organization extend congratulations and best wishes to the District of Columbia Council of the Blind (DCCB) on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.
Marlaina Lieberg, Secretary