The National Association of Blind Veterans, a division of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB), announced a free lottery for wounded warriors who have lost their sight during Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom. The winner will receive a free trip to Dallas, Texas, to attend the national convention of the NFB, which will take place from June 30 to July 5, 2012.
First prize will include airfare to the convention for the winner and a companion, hotel accommodations, the convention registration fee and a banquet ticket, and the opportunity to meet and spend time with a whole organization of blind veterans. Entry to the contest is available here.
For more information about the contest or the National Association of Blind Veterans, please visit www.nabv.org or call Dwight Sayer at 407-877-8668.