Welcome, everyone, to the

Washington Council of the Blind (WCB)

Whether you are visually impaired, legally blind, or totally blind... “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” -- Helen Keller

Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the ADA

Apply for a college scholarship now!

If you are legally blind, a Washington resident, and enrolled this fall, consider applying for one of our scholarships. Follow this link to the cover letter.

Library saved

Thank you to everyone who called and wrote their representatives. Your advocacy paid off.

As we hoped, the Legislature approved the proposed $1 recording fee increase to support State Library operations. This fee also creates a much more permanent solution to prevent continued shortfalls. In addition, the Legislature provided $1.5 million to continue the Microsoft IT Academy.

How do we feel about our library? See for yourself: YouTube clip features many folks from the Council.

Congratulations to the Seattle South King Sluggers

Dino Sanchez at the plate

Our Sluggers scrimmaged with the newly-formed Canadian Beep Baseball team in British Columbia

Thank you to our supporters. Keep those beep baseball vibes going!

KOMO 4 coverage of the win against the Seattle Police Dept..

2015 Schedule
September 12, Sluggers vs Spokane (Vancouver)

Practice schedule
Thursdays 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Saturdays Noon to 2 p.m.

Kevin D. Daniel, Head Coach
Seattle South King Sluggers Beep Baseball Team

See KIRO 7 coverage of the game against the Seattle Police Dept. in 2014

To ensure opportunity-equality-independence for everyone, the WCB Board developed guidelines for those attending any event sponsored by WCB. We encourage you to download the Word document. WCB Events Expectations Policy

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Talk about travel, cooking, reading, employment, and health. These forums are open to anyone with questions or information to share. Check WCB Upcoming Events for date and time.

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