Columbia Chapter

As of 1-28-17

President: Debbie Wunder

Phone: 573-874-1774

Cell: 573-268-6869

Email: debbiewunder@charter.net

Meeting Time: 1;30-3;30 p.m.

Meeting Date: Third Saturday of every month

Location: 1413 Rangeline Rd.

Boone County Electric Cooperative Office

 

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Welcome to the World-Wide Web Site of the Columbia Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of Missouri. We are blind people changing what it means to be blind through collective action. We welcome you to come and join us. Acquaint yourself with our chapter, and our work on behalf of Columbia Missouri's blind by exploring these pages.

 

Meeting Location and Time

The Columbia chapter normally meets on the third Saturday of each month at 1:30 PM. All meetings are at the Boone County Electric Cooperative Office at 1413 Rangeline Rd.

 

Available Transportation

 

This section gives helpful information concerning transportation options if coming to our meetings by automobile, or public transportation.

 

Driving

Map Quest is an online service that allows you or your driver to produce a route to our meeting place from your home or business. Simply enter your location address and the address of our meeting place. Map Quest will produce a detailed route map and driving directions. Their Web site is:http://www.mapquest.com

 

Public Transportation

 

The following links are for public transportation and area taxi services in the Greater Columbia Area.

 

Columbia Transit operates fixed-route and Paratransit service in the Greater Columbia Area. Contact them at: Columbia Transit Wabash Station 126 North Tenth Street Columbia, MO 65201 Phone: 573-874-7282 TTY: 573-874-7288 TDD/TTY Users: Please contact Missouri Relay at 1-800-735-2966 or 711

 

Columbia Area Taxi Services

 

The following taxi companies serve the Columbia Area.

 

A-1 Express Taxi & Limo Service: (573) 874 7110

 

Board Members

President: Dacia Cole

Vice President: Steve Black

Secretary: Leah McCoy

Treasurer: Carol Coulter

Historian: Sarah Olson

 

Contact Us

For more information about blindness or activities of the National Federation of the Blind and our chapter, please feel free to contact us at

 

National Federation of the Blind of Missouri Columbia Chapter
Dacia Cole President
2258 S. El Centro Ct. Columbia, MO 65201
Telephone: 573-289-2912
E-mail:daisydacia@centurytel.net

 

Resources

This page contains links to local, state, and national resources of interest to blind persons and their families. It is divided in to two sections. The State and National resources section lists NFB and other Missouri blindness-related resources.

 

Columbia Area Resources

 

The following information lists Columbia Area Resources of interest to the blind. We have divided them in to categories for ease of quick access.

 

Columbia Transit & Paratransit

 

Columbia Transit operates fixed-route and Paratransit service in the Greater Columbia Area. Contact them at:

 

Columbia Transit Wabash Station 126 North Tenth Street Columbia, MO 65201 Phone: 573-874-7282 TTY: 573-874-7288

 

TDD/TTY Users: Please contact Missouri Relay at 1-800-735-2966 or 711

 

Web Site - http://www.comoconnect.org

 

Columbia Paratransit Email - para-transit@GoColumbiaMo.com 

 

Paratransit Scheduling Email - PTScheduling@GoColumbiaMo.com

 

Columbia Area Taxi Services

 

The following taxi companies serve the Columbia Area.

 

Tiger Taxi - 573-474-3222

 

A-1 Express Taxi & Limo Service