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September 12, 2022

23rd ANNUAL VISIONARY GOLF TOURNAMENT

"The NABA annual golf tournament is a great way to show your support for a great mission while actually participating alongside some of the golfers being helped by the organization." Dr. Robert L. Schultze

The event begins with registration and lunch, followed by a shotgun start, dinner and awards at the Wolferts Roost Country Club. To sponsor this event or sign up to volunteer, please contact Gail Hessney at (518) 463-1211 x 201 or by email.

NABA Visionary Golf Tournament
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Thank you to all of NABA's 2021 event sponsors!

October 11, 12 & 13, 2022, 9:00 AM to Noon

14th ANNUAL LOW VISION TECH & WELLNESS FAIR

Oct 11th at the Saratoga Holiday Inn
Oct 12th at the Glenville Senior Center
Oct 13th at the Albany Jewish Community Center

Keynote Speakers at 10:00 AM:

Saratoga Guest Speaker: Aida Wakil, MD, FACS
Bailey, Wakil & Auringer Eye Physicians And Surgeons, PLLC

Glenville Guest Speaker: Glenn Thompson, MD
Kennedy Ophthalmology Associates

Albany Guest Speaker TBA

These events are free and open to the public. Come and experience:

  • The latest in low vision technology equipment for reading, computers, watching television & adaptive visual aids.
  • Adaptive living experts on living successfully with low vision & vision rehabilitation therapy.
  • Area agencies providing a variety of services, support & information.
Indivuals speaking with organizations at the Tech Fair

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2021 Tech & Wellness Fairs!

Recordings of the professional presentations are available on the Video Resources Page

Contact information for participating representatives is available on our Resources Page.

logos for C Tech, Alpha Sensory, Humanware, vis-ability, Orcam, Lions International

Save the date: Thursday, April 27, 2023!

2022 VISIONARY GALA

Thank you to all of our honorees, event sponsors, guests, volunteers, staff and the Franklin Plaza for making this year's event such a success! 

Steve Smith, Jr. and Laura Zeliger presented Jim Watkinson of RBC Wealth Management with the Corporate Partner of the Year Award.
Steve Smith, Jr. and Laura Zeliger present Dr. Thompson with Professional of the Year
Steve Smith, Jr. and Laura Zeliger presenting Michele O'Hare with the Lions Clubs of W20 their Volnteer of the Year award

Steve Smith, Jr. and Laura Zeliger presented Jim Watkinson of RBC Wealth Management, with the Corporate Partner of the Year Award.

Steve Smith, Jr. and Laura Zeliger presented Dr. Thompson with the Professional of the Year Award.

Steve Smith, Jr. and Laura Zeliger presented Michele O'Hare with the Lions Clubs of W20 their Volunteer of the Year Award.

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Gifts, no matter how large or small, help us meet the growing needs of the people we serve. Contributions can come in the form of leadership or planned gifts, tribute gifts, annual fund campaigns, grants and special events.

There are numerous ways to give including cash, check or charge. Such gifts are convenient and are tax deductible as allowed by law.

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VOLUNTEER AT NABA

Since 1908 the mission of the Northeastern Association of the Blind at Albany (NABA) has been to assist persons with visual impairment to achieve independence and growth.

So by volunteering at NABA you’re not only providing crucial support to individuals receiving rehabilitation, but get the chance to meet others while having fun. Your support can go a long way and the rewards are countless!

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