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  • How the American Rescue Plan Act Affects Your Nonprofit
    VSA will continue to research and share updates on the ARPA as more info becomes available. Several items to note as of now, 1) The deadline to apply for the PPP loan has NOT been extended beyond March 31st, 2) Be aware of the new extension of COBRA coverage (see below), 3) the new Charitable Incentive […]
  • OIB TAC Weekly Brief
    OIB TAC Resources Courses of the Month – Check out the library of courses eligible for CEU credits Updated Lessons for Living curriculum – 19 lessons ready for download Document fo the Month – Best Practices in the Administration of the OIB Program IL OIB-TAC Forum – Sign up, and join the conversation The Older […]
  • Leaders Added to the APH Hall of Fame Plaque
    Recent VisionServe awardee recipients of the Excellence in Leadership Award Elly du Pre (Florida ASB), and John Mitchell (Former CEO of Cincinnati Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired) have been added to our plaque in the APH Hall of Fame for Leaders and Legends of the blindness field. We are proud to work with […]
  • VSA Member Works With Local Officials to Create an Accessible Vaccine Distribution Plan
    Here’s how one of our member CEO’s Kim Galban-Countryman of Lighthouse of the Big Bend (LBB), worked with her county’s officials to ensure the process for vaccine distribution is accessible: “Our local association of human service organizations hosted a Zoom meeting with the Health Director in charge of vaccinations for one of our counites. On […]
  • Call for Presentation Proposals Spring 2021
    VSA is currently accepting presentation proposals for its spring 2021 virtual conference until Feb. 12, 2021. Attendance at the VisionServe Alliance Executive Leadership Conference is open to any and all leaders in the field of blindness, low vision, and visual impairments. The Conference Committee is especially but not exclusively interested in proposals on the following […]