The White Cane Bulletin, May - June 2012

May – June 2012

FCB OFFICERS, 2010 - 2012

President, Paul Edwards
20330 N.E. 20th Ct., Miami, FL 33179
(305) 692-9206

1st Vice-President, Debbie Drylie
1544 Walnut Creek Dr., Flemming Island, FL 32003
(904) 264-5095

2nd Vice President, Sharon Youngs
237 Maple Avenue, Palm Harbor, FL 34684
(727) 937-8631

Treasurer, Linda Jacobson
2915 Circle Ridge Dr., Orange Park, FL 32065
(904) 272-8405

Membership Secretary, Sally Benjamin
1531 Dempsey Mayo Road, Tallahassee, FL 32308
(800) 267-4448

Recording Secretary, Sila Miller
2201 Limerick Dr., Tallahassee, FL 32309
(850) 894-9203

Immediate Past President, Debbie Grubb
4215 17th Ave. W., Bradenton, FL 34205-1418
(941) 749-6178

Editor of White Cane Bulletin, Patti Land
6933 Alpert Dr., Orlando, FL 32810
(407) 521-9047

Articles for the White Cane Bulletin must be submitted to Patti Land no later than the 20th of the month before it is published. Patti’s email is:

If you do not have access to a computer and email please find someone in your chapter to help you. We want to hear from anyone who wants to contribute to our newsletter,so if you can not find a way to submit your article, call Patti at the number above and she will be glad to assist you.

Articles published in The White Cane Bulletin are in compliance with Public Law No. 104197, Copyright Law Amendment of 1996. This law allows authorized entities to distribute copies of previously published non-dramatic literary works in specialized formats, including Braille, audio or digital text that are exclusively for use by Blind people or those with disabilities. Any further distributing of such articles in another than a specialized format is an infringement of copyright.

Those much-needed contributions, which are TAX-deductible, can be sent to the Florida Council of the Blind treasurer, Linda Jacobson, at 2915Circle Ridge Drive, Orange Park, FL 32065.

To remember the Florida Council of the Blind in your Last Will and Testament, you may include a special paragraph for that purpose in your Will or Trust. If your wishes are complex, please contact the FCB at: (850) 422-7752 or (800) 267-4448.

The FCB is a 501(c)(3) organization.

For other ways to support the Florida Council of the Blind, visit our Fundraising page found at

Are You Moving? – WCB Editor

If you are moving please notify me of your new address so you will continue to receive your White Cane Bulletin. Also if you know of anyone interested in joining FCB and who would like to receive the White Cane Bulletin and the Braille Forum, please contact FCB at: (850) 422-7752 or (800) 267-4448, or E-mail: