NOPBC Laps for Literacy
EVENT DATE: Jul 30, 2017
Laps For Literacy is our second Annual Walk-a-Thon. We will raise awareness of the power of literacy through braille, raise expectations for blind children and raise critical funds to support our programs.
This is a “where you are” walkathon. Our event will be on
July 30th wherever YOU are. Walk in the mountains or in a meadow, on the beach or boardwalk, around the track or just around the backyard. Swimming laps counts too! Have fun! Share your story, why you are walking and what NOPBC means for you.
We will have prizes for the top three fundraisers (determined by donations received by 11:59pm Eastern on July 29th) as well as for three randomly selected participants!
$200 Amazon Gift Card for the top fundraiser
$100 Amazon Gift Card for the 2nd highest fundraiser
NOPBC Waterbottle and Keep Calm It's Just a Cane Tshirt for the 3rd highest fundraiser.
For three participants chosen at random there will be one of the following - $50 Amazon Gift Card, NOPBC Water Bottle, Keep Calm It's Just a Cane Tshirt.
If you are unable to make online payments, you are welcome to mail a check (made payable to NOPBC ) to Sandra Oliver, NOPBC Treasurer 15707 Knauff Ranch Ct. Cypress, TX 77429
Please indicate the participant you are supporting.
The National Organization of Parents of Blind Children (NOPBC) programs aim to • Create a climate of opportunity for blind and low vision children in home, school, and society • Provide information and support to families and educators of blind and low vision children • Facilitate the sharing of experiences and concerns among parents and educators • Develop and expand resources available to parents and educators • Help parents and educators gain understanding and perspective through partnership and contact with blind adults • Function as an integral part of the National Federation of the Blind in its ongoing effort to help all blind people to live the lives they want.
For more information please visit our website www.nopbc.org
Thank you for your support!