Hawaii Association of the Blind Logo that has a colorful flower lei surrounding the letters HAB with a cane through the center



"advocating independence, equality and opportunity for the blind"

41st HAB Annual Convention

Pagoda Hotel, Honolulu

March 8, 2008


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Convention Introduction &Library Update

Ms. Fusako Miyashiro, Director, Library for the Blind


Elections

Election of HAB Officers for 2008


Ms.  Linda Porelle

President - San Francisco Chapter

California Council of the Blind


A Hero Comes Home

Sgt. Major Jesse Acosta


Mr. Mitch Pomerantz

President, American Council of the Blind


Mr. Joseph Cordova

Administrator, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation,

Dept of Human Services


A Report Card on Educating Our Blind Students

Ms. Patricia Hamamoto, Superintendent - Dept. of Education


Resolutions, $2.0 Million Dream

HAB Resolutions and HAB $2 Miliion Dream


Banquet

Honolulu Mayor Mufi Hannemann Speech

Letters from

US Senator Dan Akaka

US Senator Dan Inouye

US Congressman Neil Abercrombie



Hawaii Association of the Blind