Convention Planning Committee

Convention planning and fundraising committee

This committee meets monthly by conference call in order to plan interesting and relevant events for our annual national convention and midyear seminar , as well as fundraisers that we can execute
throughout the year. If you love event planning and or have a creative flare for fundraising, please join us! Contact chairperson, Minh Ha at
SecondVicePresident@acbstudents.net
for more information. Tentative dates/times for our calls are as follows:

  • Monday, February 1, 2016 at 9:00 PM EST
  • Monday, March 7, 2016 at 9:00 PM EST
  • Monday, April 4, 2016 at 9:00 PM EST
  • Monday, May 2, 2016 at 9:00 PM EST
  • Monday, June 6, 2016 at 9:00 PM EST

Here's what's happening:

Minutes for December Convention Planning and Fundraising Call

American Council of Blind Students
Convention Planning and Fund Raising Committee Minutes
Tuesday December 8, 2015, 9:00 PM EST

Present: Minh Ha (Chair), Ty Littlefield (Co-Chair), Jessica, Tamara

For this committee call, we are focusing on the “Dress for Success” event, which will probably be our biggest event. Tentatively, it is scheduled for Monday July 4, 2016 from 1:00-3:00 PM.

Minutes for November Convention Planning and Fundraising Call

American Council of Blind Students
Convention Planning And Fund Raising Committee Minutes
Sunday November 1, 2015, 5:00 PM EST

Present: Minh Ha (Chair), Ty Littlefield (Co-Chair), Jessica, and Lindsay

Minh introduced everyone to the call and explained the purpose of the Convention Planning and Fund Raising Committee—to plan events/seminars for our convention in Minneapolis in 2016 as well as to raise money to fund our initiatives.