Welcome

The National Federation of the Blind of West Virginia (NFBWV) affiliate is one of the 52 affiliates in the National Federation of the Blind. There is an affiliate in every state, Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico.

In addition to chapters and affiliates, there are several divisions, which focus on specific areas of interest to blind persons. Some of our divisions are: Students Division, Parents Divisions, Merchants Divisions, and Deaf Blind Division. There are many more divisions on the national level. Check the national web page at nfb.org for a more complete listing on the NFB’s national web site.

The NFB improves blind people’s lives through advocacy, education, research, technology and programs encouraging independence and self-confidence. It is the leading force in the blindness field today and the voice of the nation’s blind.

The KNFB Reader

Now you can have the convenience of an OCR scanner in the palm of your hand. The KNFB Reader app is a revolutionary tool that you can use, with the touch of a single button, to read virtually any type of printed text, including mail, receipts, class handouts, memos, and many other documents. Accuracy is facilitated by a field-of-view report, automatic page detection, and tilt control.

Proprietary document analysis technology determines the words and reads them aloud to the user with high quality text-to-speech. Read the words you want to read; live the life you want.

Visit the Apple App Store to purchase the KNFB Reader app and start enjoying it today!

Get a tax credit, help the blind, and donate your car!

You can donate almost any vehicle, including cars, trucks, boats, motorcycles and recreational vehicles. They do not have to be currently running. Your vehicle donation will be sold at an auction or to salvage depending on condition. We will arrange to have your vehicle picked up, and send you the receipt for your tax deduction.

Start the process today by calling (855) 659-9314 or donate your car online.