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ACB National Convention

We are proud to announce MCB is the host affiliate for the 2018 American Council of the Blind conference and convention

The convention is being held Friday June 29 thru Friday July 6, 2018 in St. Louis Missouri.

The deadline for receiving grant applications in the MCB office is Wednesday, June 1, 2018. Applications dropped off or postmarked after this date will not be accepted. You can download the grant Application by clicking the following link:

$20,000 has been budgeted for this years grants. The policy has been updated so that the maximum grant for any individual is $500. Also, please be reminded that grant recipients must attend all general sessions as prescribed by our Bylaws: "The grant shall be payable to members after they attend the ACB convention. Members shall attend all business sessions Monday through Friday."

Following is the hotel contact information:

St. Louis Union Station Hotel
1820 Market Street, St. Louis, MO
(314) 231-1234

Be sure to tell them that you are with the American Council of the Blind to receive the conference rate of $89 plus tax; and.

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