NJ Technology Division

The purpose of this organization shall be:

For all Blind Members to have the opportunity for tools of technology; To support the National Federation of the Blind of New Jersey in its various activities. To operate as a mechanism through which blind technology professionals and technology users can come together to plan and carry out programs of collective action relative to the use of technologies by the blind; to achieve the integration of the blind into society on a basis of equality with the sighted; and to take any other action which will improve the overall condition and standard of living of the blind.

In March 2017, the NJ Technology Division began hosting quarterly national conference calls. To learn more about the topics covered and how to listen to the archived calls, please visit www.nfbnj.org/technology-seminars.

The division conducts monthly conference calls via phone. For a schedule of monthly calls and times, please contact President Jane degenshein by phone at 973-736-5785 or by email at jdegen16@comcast.net.

The members of the technology division share their knowledge with others to expand opportunities to use the devices offered to them to raise their expectations to gain information through technology.

For a listing of technology resources, please view the NFB’s Technology Resource List at www.nfb.org/technology-resource-list.

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Contact Information

Joseph Ruffalo, President
254 Spruce Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Phone: 973-743-0075
Email: nfbnj1@verizon.net

Coming Soon

NJABS Wellness Seminar

April 22, 2017
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The College of New Jersey
2000 Pennington Rd.
Ewing Township, NJ, 08618
Cross street: Lake Boulevard
Access Link accessible

Capital Chapter Baseball Fundraiser

June 11, 2017
1:00 PM
Arm and Hammer Park
1 Thunder Road
Trenton, NJ 08611
Cross street: Lamberton Street
Access Link accessible

NFB National
Convention

July 10 through 15, 2017
Rosen Shingle Creek Resort
9939 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819

2017 NJ BELL
Academy

July 17 to 28, 2017
9 AM to 3 PM
Puerto Rican Association for Human Development, Inc.
101 First Street
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

NFBNJ 41st State Convention

November 9-12, 2017
Holiday Inn Hotel
151 Route 72 East
Manahawkin, NJ 08050
Access Link accessible

PayPal Donations

Please make a donation to the National Federation of the Blind general account, our general scholarship account, the Joe/Rose Ruffalo Memorial Scholarship account, or the Braille Enrichment for Literacy and Learning (BELL) Academy. Please indicate which account you which the donation to go into when making your contribution. You do not need to have a PayPal account to donate, simply use the information from your debit/credit card if you don't have PayPal. All donations are tax deductible.