BVA Bulletin Summer 2008 Issue


Welcome to the online version of the Summer 2008 BVA Bulletin. An archive of previous issues extending three years back is also available. For information or entries in issues prior to 2006, contact Stuart Nelson at BVA National Headquarters, 800-669-7079, Ext. 316. Please note that any contact details, including mailing addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, and website may be out of date.

VA Central Blind Rehabilitation Center Director Jerry Schutter, right, presents Braille American flags to Operation Peer Support participants Matthew Bradford, center, and Steve Baskis during Mexican Fiesta hosted by American Legion Post 41 in Phoenix. The presentation was one of several moving moments at the BVA 63rd National Convention August 12-16, highlighted in this issue of the Bulletin

VA Central Blind Rehabilitation Center Director Jerry Schutter, right, presents Braille American flags to Operation Peer Support participants Matthew Bradford, center, and Steve Baskis during Mexican Fiesta hosted by American Legion Post 41 in Phoenix. The presentation was one of several moving moments at the BVA 63rd National Convention August 12-16, highlighted in this issue of theBulletin.

In This Issue...


Legislative Update  - by Tom Zampieri

President’s Page  - by Norman Jones

BVA Loses Loyal Servants

Blinded Vets Bask in Phoenix Warmth - by Stuart Nelson

VisionAware Provides Wealth of Resources  - by Anne Yeadon and Maureen Duffy

Around BVA

Auxiliary's View  - by Joyce Thornton

Letters to the Editor

In Remembrance  

Final Thought