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Northwest Association for Blind Athletes to Host 8th Annual Dinner & Auction, Game Changer: Celebrating 10 Years of Life Changing Opportunities - 02/07/17

Contact:
Billy Henry, Founder/Executive Director
Northwest Association for Blind Athletes
311 West Evergreen Blvd, Ste. 200
Vancouver, Washington 98660
Local Phone: 1-360-718-2826
Toll Free: 1-800-880-9837
http://www.nwaba.org
bhenry@nwaba.org

Northwest Association for Blind Athletes to Host 8th Annual Dinner & Auction, Game Changer: Celebrating 10 Years of Life Changing Opportunities


Vancouver, WA- February 7th, 2017- Northwest Association for Blind Athletes announced today the organization will be hosting their 8th Annual Dinner & Auction, Game Changer on February 25th, 2017 at the Red Lion Jantzen Beach in Portland, OR. Doors will open at 6 pm. Guests will enjoy entertainment, exciting live and silent auction items, a delectable meal, fine wine, powerful testimonials, and much more!

This is Northwest Association for Blind Athletes' largest event of the year and helps to fuel the organization's life-changing programs and services for children, youth, adults and military veterans with visual impairments. This year's event will be especially inspiring as we celebrate NWABA's ten-year anniversary of improving the quality of life for individuals with visual impairments in our community and the Game Changers who have helped us get there along the way.

Live auction items include a trip to New York City to see this year's biggest Broadway hit Hamilton, a 3 day guided Alaskan fishing trip, and a week's stay in blissful Hawaii! You and your guests are sure to be blown away by the exciting program and powerful testimonies. Individual seats are $125 per person or $1,250 for a table of ten guests. Individual seats and tables are still available by visiting www.nwaba.org or calling 360-448-7254.

About NWABA:
The mission of Northwest Association for Blind Athletes (NWABA) is to provide life-changing opportunities through sports and physical activity to individuals who are blind and visually impaired. The Association was formed by a group of visually impaired students in 2007 to ensure that people who are blind were participating in sports and physical activity. Today, NWABA is a rapidly expanding 501(c)(3) charitable organization that provides more than 1,300 children, youth, adults and military veterans with visual impairments tailored programming which improves self-confidence and self-esteem, promotes independence, creates an inclusive community of supporters, and builds the skills necessary to succeed in all areas of life including school and employment.

For information: http://www.nwaba.org or
Contact: bhenry@nwaba.org
Phone: 1-360-718-2826
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Northwest Association for Blind Athletes to Host an Adaptive Swimming Clinic for Individuals who are Blind and Visually Impaired in Eugene, OR - 01/25/17

Contact:
Billy Henry, Founder/Executive Director
Northwest Association for Blind Athletes
311 West Evergreen Blvd, Ste. 200
Vancouver, Washington 98660
Local Phone: 1-360-718-2826
Toll Free: 1-800-880-9837
http://www.nwaba.org
bhenry@nwaba.org

Northwest Association for Blind Athletes to Host an Adaptive Swimming Clinic for Individuals who are Blind and Visually Impaired in Eugene, OR

Vancouver, Washington--January 25th, 201 7--Northwest Association for Blind Athletes (NWABA) announced today that it will be hosting an adapted swimming clinic for individuals who are blind and visually impaired in Eugene, OR. The event is scheduled for Saturday, February 18th at Echo Hollow Pool (1655 Echo Hollow Rd. Eugene, OR), and it is open to all people who are blind or visually impaired. Individuals who are under 18 will need to be accompanied by a guardian. The event will run from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, and transportation from Salem, Corvallis, and Eugene is available upon request.

"We are extremely excited to deliver this newly created program to individuals who are blind or visually impaired in our Eugene community. The addition of the swimming program represents NWABA's long-term vision of enhancing and expanding on-going, consistent programming to improve the quality of life for individuals of all ages and abilities with visual impairments," said Founder & Executive Director Billy Henry

About NWABA
The mission of Northwest Association for Blind Athletes (NWABA) is to provide life-changing opportunities through sports and physical activity to individuals who are blind and visually impaired. A group of visually impaired students formed the Association in 2007 to ensure that people who are blind were participating in sports and physical activity. Today, NWABA is a rapidly expanding charitable organization that provides more than 1,300 children, youth, adults and military veterans with visual impairments tailored programming, which improves self-confidence and self-esteem, promotes independence, creates an inclusive community of supporters, and builds the skills necessary to succeed in all areas of life including school and employment. For more information on Northwest Association for Blind Athletes, please contact Billy Henry at 1-360-718-2826, or visit www.nwaba.org.



For information: http://www.nwaba.org or
Contact: bhenry@nwaba.org
Phone: 1-360-718-2826
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