[Nfbnet-members-list] National Association of Guide Dog Users' Town Hall Meeting
president at nagdu.org
president at nagdu.org
Sat Jan 12 04:54:02 UTC 2019
Please circulate the following message as widely as appropriate.
The National Association of
Guide Dog Users is a strong and proud division of
the National Federation of the Blind. As the
leader in service animal user advocacy and
policy, we are the most dynamic, influential
voice of guide dog users in the United States. If
you are a guide dog user or interested in guide
dog user initiatives, The National Association of
Guide Dog Users is for you! In order for us to be
the representative voice of guide dog users, we
need your input and involvement on an ongoing basis.
On Wednesday, January 16, the
National Association of Guide Dog Users will host
a town hall meeting to share vital information
about the Association and our plans for the
future. This meeting will be held on the Zoom
Cloud Meeting platform at 8:00 p.m. Eastern (7:00
p.m. Central; 6:00 p.m. Mountain; & 5:00 p.m.
Pacific). The instructions for joining the
meeting are immediately below this message.
During this meeting you will have the opportunity to
· Meet the leadership of NAGDU at the state and national levels
· Find out how we are positioning
ourselves in the service animal movement
· Learn about our advocacy with the airline industry
· Hear about our current advocacy initiatives
· Get involved in our efforts
· Help us plan for the future
· Prepare for our national convention
JOINING NAGDU MEETINGS
There are now three ways to join NAGDU meetings:
From any computer or Smart device, activate the
following link and follow the instructions:
You will need a microphone on your computer in
order to have your voice heard in the cloud!
2. Tap one of these links from any smart phone:
You can also add one of these numbers to your
contacts list so you can use them for future meetings!
3. Manually call by dialing either (669) 900-6833
or (408) 638-0968, then entering the ID 8136262789.
The following are a few commands which can be
used during the meeting based on how you joined.
1. Telephone: *6 to mute or unmute. *9 to raise your hand.
2. Windows: ALT+A to mute or unmute. ALT+Y to raise your hand.
3. Mac: CMD+SHIFT+A to mute or unmute. OPTION+Y to raise your hand.
4. Activate this link for a full list of commands
from either Windows or Mac:
We look forward to a very productive 2019 and
beyond. If you have any questions, please know I
have an open door policy. Please feel free to
call or write me. My contact information is below my signature.
Marion Gwizdala, President
National Association of Guide Dog Users Inc. (NAGDU)
National Federation of the Blind
President at NAGDU.ORG
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you or your future. Every day we raise
expectations because low expectations create
barriers between blind people and our dreams.
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