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Link to Article: https://aira.io/wegmans Link to Video: https://youtu.be/nBGp1qRz_AI Rebecca Bridges, an ACB member and wife of ACB Executive Director Eric Bridges, is...
The 2019 American Council of the Blind Conference and Convention will be held in Rochester, N.Y. from Friday July 5th through Friday, July 12th. Opening general session will be...
­­For Immediate Release Contact: Joel Snyder, Director, Audio Description Project (202) 467-5083   WASHINGTON, July 10, 2018 - The American Council of the Blind (...
At the opening session of the 57 annual Conference and Convention, ACB presented Sharon Lovering with an award for her 25 years of service to the organization. “Sharon is a...
Aira Messages We are excited to announce that Aira Messages, a new product feature, is now available as a free update to the Aira app and experience. Appearing today in the...
ST. LOUIS, June 30, 2018 — The American Council of the Blind presented Anirudh Koul, Senior Data Scientist, and his team at Microsoft with the James R. Olsen Distinguished Award...