HLAA Midlands Chapter Meeting-Saturday, May 21, 2016
Come see the Guest Speaker! Jamel Bradley, former Deaf Olympian and University of South Carolina Men's Basketball player 1998-2002-starter, team captain, Most Valuable Player, currently a school resource officer with the Richland County Sheriff's Department.
Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) Midlands Chapter Meeting at Still Hopes Retirement Community, 1 Still Hopes Dr, West Columbia, SC 29169
Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm Click here for flyer
CART and LOOP will be available (Those with hearing aids, must know how to turn on telecoil to use LOOP. If not please contact your Audiologist for instructions.)
Please RSVP by May 18th to: David Bitters firstname.lastname@example.org 803-250-7839
People of all ages and all types of hearing loss are welcome. Parents are welcome to bring your kids with hearing loss. Light refreshments provided.
Is There a Scholarship in Your Future?
A four-year scholarship is available for students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing.
The SC School for the Deaf and the Blind and The Walker Foundation are accepting applications for the McAlister Scholarship, a four-year scholarship that can be used at any four-year state college in South Carolina.
Read the details and apply at: www.scsdb.org/mcalisterscholarship
SCAD Cookout Fundraiser May 14, 2016
We will have a Cookout Fundraiser on Saturday, May 14, 2016. Time: 3:00PM-5:00PM After the SCAD Board Meeting (You are welcome to come earlier) Address: 437 Center St., West Columbia, SC 29169
There will be hamburger & hot dog plates with a drink $5.00 each. You are welcome to donate your favorite dessert for SCAD to sell at the cookout. All proceeds go towards the Delegates representing SCAD at the NAD Conference this summer in Phoenix, AZ.
How to "Find Your Legislators" ASL Video
How to find your Legislators (SC State Senators and SC State Representatives) American Sign Language (ASL) Video
Click on the video to watch.
South Carolina Legislature website: www.scstatehouse.gov
Reuben Reeves Obituary
Reuben Reeves (3/18/1919-4/19/2016)
April 22, 2016
Dear Members and Friends of SCAD:
The SC Association of the Deaf is deeply saddened on the loss of longtime SCAD member Reuben Reeves. He served on the SCAD’s Board of Directors as President in 1963 – 1965. We wish to express our sincere condolences to his family. Our hearts and prayers go out to them during this difficult time.
L. Earl Wright