Chapters & Divisions

What do Local Chapters Do?

National Federation of the Blind of Maryland
Sharon Maneki, President
9013 Nelson Way 
Columbia, MD 21045
Phone: (410) 715-9596

Email: nfbmd@earthlink.net

 

CHAPTERS OF THE NFB OF MARYLAND

 

At Large Chapter

Marguerite Woods, President

Phone: (443) 271-1668

Email: mwoods719@gmail.com
Monthly meetings third Tuesday at 7:30 via phone (641) 715-3272; access code 720125.

 

Baltimore County Chapter

Ruth Sager, President
Phone: (410) 602-9030
email:
rsager78@gmail.com
Monthly meetings fourth Wednesday in Pikesville
Draws members from Baltimore County

 

Central Maryland Chapter

Darlene Barrett, President
Phone: (410) 997-9664
email: chicagirl3@verizon.net
Monthly meetings first Tuesday in Columbia, MD
Draws members from Howard County and Laurel, Fort Meade and surrounding areas

 

Eastern Shore Chapter

Patty Behr, President

Phone: (443) 953-1464

Monthly meetings second Saturday in Salisbury, MD

 

Draws members from the Eastern Shore of Maryland

 

 

Greater Baltimore Chapter

Ellen Ringlein, President
Phone: (443) 516-7855

Email: greaterbaltimore@nfbmd.org
Monthly meetings third Saturday
Draws members from Baltimore City, Baltimore County, and surrounding areas

 

Greater Carroll County Chapter

Brian Keseling, President

Phone: (410) 848-6278

Email: bkmaverick@gmail.com 
Meetings are the first Saturday in Westminster. Draws members from Carroll County and surrounding area.

 

 

Greater Cumberland Chapter

Jean Faulkner, President
Phone: (301) 729-8942
Monthly meetings third Thursday of the month in Cumberland,MD
Draws members from Western Maryland

 

National Harbor Chapter

Michelle Clark, President
Phone: (301) 583-8585

Email: mcikeyc@aol.com
Monthly meetings fourth Saturday in Suitland, MD
Draws members from Prince Georges County and surrounding areas

 

Sligo Creek Chapter

Debbie Brown, President
Phone: (301) 881-1892
email: Deborahb14@verizon.net
Monthly meetings second Saturday primarily in Silver Spring, MD
Draws members from Montgomery County and surrounding areas

 

TLC Chapter

Latonya Phipps, President

Phone: (443) 465-8761

Email: phippslatonya@gmail.com 
Meetings third Thursday in Towson, MD
Draws members from Towson, Timonium, Lutherville and Cockeysville, and surrounding areas
Facebook: 
www.facebook.com/tlcchapter

 

DIVISIONS OF THE NFB OF MARYLAND

 

Maryland Association of Blind Merchants

Melba Taylor, President

Phone: (240) 381-1637

Email: m.taylor@encoreassoc.com
Holds periodic meetings throughout the year.

 

Maryland Association of Blind Students

Chris Nusbaum, President
email: cnusbaumnfb@gmail.com
Holds periodic meetings throughout the year.

 

Parents of Blind Children Division

Melissa Riccobono, President
Phone: (443) 708-3663
email: mdpobc@nfbmd.org
Holds a holiday party, family picnic and conducts at least one seminar during the year.

 

Senior's Issues Division

Ruth Sager, President
Phone: (410) 602 9030
email:
rsager78@gmail.com
Holds periodic meetings throughout the year.