FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Billy Henry, Founder/Executive Director
Northwest Association for Blind Athletes
311 West Evergreen Blvd, Suite 200
Vancouver, Washington 98660
Local Phone: 1-360-448-7254
Toll Free: 1-800-880-9837
Tracy Wasden Appointed to Northwest Association for Blind Athletes Board of Directors
Vancouver, Washington—November 7th, 2014—The Northwest Association for Blind Athletes (NWABA) announced today Tracy Wasden has been appointed to the organization’s Board of Directors. Wasden, based out of Meridian, ID, is Vice President and Director of Partnering and Outreach for The Gibney Family Foundation in South Burlington, Vermont.
“I’m excited for the opportunity to work with NWABA as they partner with others to encourage those with visual impairments live active, independent lives. Visually impaired participants are finding confidence and empowerment as they participate in the programs offered at NWABA. My desire is to help bring more awareness of these programs to people in Idaho.” said Wasden
Wasden will join other community leaders throughout the region in helping Northwest Association for Blind Athletes achieving its mission of providing life-changing opportunities through sports and physical activity to individuals who are blind and visually impaired.
Northwest Association for Blind Athletes (NWABA) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that provides programming to over 1,000 individuals of all ages and ability levels with visual impairments. The mission of NWABA is to provide life-changing opportunities through sports and physical activity to individuals who are blind and visually impaired. The Association was formed by a group of visually impaired students in 2007 to ensure that people who are blind were participating in sports and physical activity.