Chapters & Divisions

Chapters

Blue Ridge Chapter

  • Woodrow Berry, President
  • Home: (434) 293-7631
  • Lynn heart, Treasurer
  • Cell: (434) 409-8013
  • E-mail: lmeheart@yahoo.com

Chesapeake Bay Chapter

  • Annie Ascher, President
  • 313 Dodge Drive
  • Virginia Beach, VA 23452
  • Phone: (757) 515-6238
  • E-mail: Ascher.annie@gmail.com

Our meetings are the fourth Saturday of the month at Gus and George’s Steakhouse, 4312 Virginia Beach Blvd., from 11:00 until 1:30.

Eastern Shore Chapter

  • Althea Pittman
  • 15018 Par Place
  • Melfa, VA 23410
  • Home: (757) 787-3853
  • Work: (757) 414-0181
  • E-mail: Bornfree1950@hotmail.com

Fairfax Chapter

We meet the third Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 8:30.
Link Here
for more information

Fredericksburg Area Chapter

The Fredericksburg Area Chapter meets the third Saturday of every month from 10:00 to noon in the Cable Studio room at the Central Rappahannock Library, 1201 Caroline Street.

Greater Alexandria Chapter

We meet on the last Thursday of most months. We hold a mixture of Telecomference meetings, social events, and face-to-face meetings. Please Contact Brian for details

Greater Williamsburg Chapter

  • Corlis Jones, President
  • 6103 Mooretown Road
  • Williamsburg, VA 23188
  • Home: (757) 565-1185
  • E-mail: Cmjones153@cox.net

Peninsula Chapter

We meet the third Saturday of every month from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the North Hampton Library, 936 Big Bethel Rd., Hampton, Va 23666.

Potomac Chapter

Serving the Arlington, Alexandria, Falls Church and Eastern Fairfax areas.

We meet the second Thursday of each month in Room 115 of St. George’s Episcopal Church (915 N. Oakland Street, Arlington) from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The church is located just one block from the Virginia Square-GMU Metro Station on the Orange Line.

Richmond Chapter

Meetings are held on the fourth Monday of every month from 6:30-8:30 PM in the Assembly room at VRCBVI. The address is 401 Azalea Ave. Richmond VA, 23227. Please go to the Administrative Activities Building.

Tidewater Chapter

  • Stewart Prost, President
  • 736 West Princess Anne Road, Unit 1
  • Norfolk, VA 23517
  • Home: (757) 622-2797
  • Cell: (757) 572-6891
  • E-mail: sdprost@cox.net
  • Jennifer Blinsmon, Vice-President
  • 522 Burleigh Avenue
  • Norfolk, VA 23505
  • Cell: (701) 610-6549
  • E-mail: canegirl1979@gmail.com
  • We meet at the Orapax Restaurant, located at 1300 Redgate Ave., Norfolk.

    Winchester Chapter

    • Chris Walker, President
    • Phone: (540) 303-0080
    • E-mail: chrisvinson1@gmail.com
    • We meet on the third Wednesday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the Winchester Medical Center, Main building, cafeteria, Courtyard Café conference room.

      At-Large Chapter

      Designed to meet the needs of those people who do not live near a local chapter, this group meets via toll-free teleconference. We meet the second Tuesday at 8pm most months. Please
      Link Here
      for details.

Divisions and Groups

Blind Parents Group

Seniors Division

Virginia Association of Blind Merchants

Virginia Association of Blind Students

The Virginia Association of Guide Dog Users

  • Brittany Fraer, President
  • Phone (804) 274-8908
  • E-mail: batbritt2@aol.com
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  • Conference Phone: (712) 775-7200
  • Access code: 888737
  • Virginia Organization of Parents of Blind Children

    • Beth Sellers, President
    • 943 Mockingbird Dr.
    • Harrisonburg, VA 22802
    • Phone: (540) 746-1784
    • E-mail: bsellers31@gmail.com

    Virginians With Dual Sensory Impairments (Deaf-Blind)

    • Valerie Luther
    • 8612 Peach Grove Road
    • Richmond, VA 23237
    • Home: (804) 271-8285
    • E-mail: valuther@vcu.edu