New Hampshire Association for the Blind
November 1, 2010
As a board member, I have experienced many aspects of the New Hampshire Association for the Blind. Obviously, I work closely with senior staff and I am impressed with their professionalism and dedication. But I am even more impressed with -- and proud of -- the professionalism and passion that is evident throughout the organization. At various events, consumers give glowing reviews of the services they have received from the Association's rehabilitation specialists, and it is clear that the services were not only competently provided but they were also provided in a personal and caring manner. Even more important, however, is that it is clear that the Association has been able to change lives by giving consumers the skills and confidence they need to lead independent and full lives.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in my work with other board members who are also consumers and speaking with consumers at various events, particularly the Association's annual walk-a-thon.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
The number one thing I would change about this organization is increase its staff so that it could meet the needs of even more people who are blind and visually impaired.
Board Member & I have served on the board of directors since 2003.