Bluegrass Council of the Blind
July/August 2014
In-Kind Needs
  • Assistive technology for those with low vision
  • Envelopes (all sizes)
  • Printer paper
  • Cases of water
  • Coffee or K-Cups
  • Manila file folders
Support BCB With a T-shirt Purchase!
 
We're selling t-shirts with the BCB logo on the front! $8 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Call us at 859-259-1834 if interested!
Recent Donors!
  • Ruth Ament
  • Susan Ament
  • Retina Associates of Kentucky
  • Keisha Browning
  • James C. Chesser
  • Mary Fister-Tucker
  • Yvonne A. Helm Jr.
  • Gail Klement
  • Peggy Knack
  • Liz Knapp
  • Daisy Martin
  • Judy Potter
  • Andrea Reed
  • Theresa Thomas
  • Jim Tucker
  • Chelsey VanDyke
Welcome To Our New E-Newsletter!
 
Since our BCB Bulletin only comes out quarterly, we decided to start sending a monthly e-newsletter! Enjoy ~
 
New Ways to Donate!
 
  • GoodSearch: Make the switch to GoodSearch as your search engine and every time you search, BCB receives a penny! You can also check out GoodDining, GoodShop, and GoodGames. Go to www.goodsearch.com and choose BCB as your nonprofit!
  • Amazon Smile: If you start out at smile.amazon.com when shopping on Amazon, BCB will receive a percentage of what you spend! Go to smile.amazon.com to choose BCB as your nonprofit!
  • Kroger: Starting September 1st, register your Kroger card online at www.kroger.com/communityrewards and register BCB as your nonprofit. Every time you shop, BCB receives a percentage of what you spend!
  • Vehicles for Charity: You can now donate vehicles to BCB! All you have to do is call a number or fill out an online form and VFC does the rest. BCB receives 70% of the profit!
 
Eat Wings, Raise Funds
 
Join BCB on Tuesday, August 19th at Buffalo Wild Wings on South Broadway. Dine from 5p - 9p and BCB receives 10% of the profits! 
 
Be sure to let your waiter know you're dining for BCB!
 
2014 ADA 24th Anniversary
 
Join Kentuckians with disabilities, their family members, and supporters to celebrate the 24th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act!
 
This event takes place on July 28th from 11am - 1pm. Lunch is provided.
 
Capitol Rotunda
700 Capital Avenue
Frankfort, Kentucky
 
RSVP to Independence Place. 859-266-2807, 877-266-2807 or email pglission@independenceplaceky.org
 
 
BCB Calendar
 
July 30th: Mayor's Commission for Citizens with Disabilities at 9:15am
Location: Northside Library 1733 Russell Cave Road 40505
 
August 1st: Demonstrating Assistive Technology & Accessibility (DATA) from 10am - 11am Location: BCB Meeting Room 1093 South Broadway Ste 1230 40504 Please RSVP 859-259-1834
 
August 7th: Central Bank Thursday Night Live with music by Conch Republic. BCB is the featured charity for this event! 4:30pm - 9pm. Location: Cheapside Park 251 W. Main St. 40508
 
August 14th: Mentor Training from 1pm - 4pm. Location: BCB Meeting Room 1093 South Broadway Ste 1230 40504 Please RSVP 859-259-1834
 
August 19th: Eat Wings, Raise Funds at Buffalo Wild Wings on South Broadway, directly across from the BCB office. Dine from 5p - 9p and let your waiter know you're dining for BCB! We get 10% of the funds!
 
August 26th: DATA Training from 5pm - 6pm. Location: BCB Meeting Room 1093 South Broadway Ste 1230 40504 RSVP 859-259-1834
 
August 27th: VI Peer Support Group from noon - 2pm. Presentation on Non-24 Sleep Disorder by Trey Williams, PhD, Medical Science Liaison, Vanda Pharmaceuticals Location: BCB Meeting Room 1093 South Broadway Ste 1230 40504 RSVP 859-259-1834

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