Columbus Chapter

Contact Info

Jen and Kevin Walker, Co-Chapter Presidents

columbus@fightingblindness.org

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Chapter Events

  • Mar 6, 2022 EST Event

    Hope from Home – A United Night to Save Sight

    Experience incredible entertainment, amazing auction items, and the opportunity to connect with others through our live Party Rooms, while supporting the mission of the Foundation Fighting Blindness – all from the comfort of your own home.

  • Jun 17, 2022 EST Event

    VISIONS 2022 Conference

    VISIONS 2022, the national conference of the Foundation Fighting Blindness, is a one-of-a-kind event in which individuals who are visually impaired, and their families, have the opportunity to hear about exciting advancements in blindness research.

Columbus Chapter Speaker Series – 12.02.21

The Columbus Chapter Speaker Series featured the following topics and guest speakers:

  • Solving for X-Power: Decoding Magnifier Labels 
    Speaker: Dr. Greg Hopkins, Associate Professor, Ohio State University College of Optometry
  • Resources and Supports from the Outreach Center at OCALI 
    Speaker: Michelle Motil, Family Support Liaison, Outreach Center for Deafness and Blindness at OCALI
  • Resources and Supports from Bureau of Services for the Visually Impaired at OOD
    Speaker: Joanie Shell, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities

Foundation Chapter Contact

Allie Sarwark

Manager, Chapter Engagement

+1 (847) 680-1096