Local Chapters


Contact phone: (513) 851-6445
Contact e-mail: olandese@fuse.net
Web site: www.acbogcc.org (link is external)

Meets Third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 P.M.
Clovernook Proctor Center, lower level
7000 Hamilton Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45231

Elections held on first Tuesday in January of even numbered years

Terry Olandese, president
Lori Woodall, vice president
Joyce Asher, treasurer
Mary Ann Donellan, secretary


Contact phone:216 417-4624
Contact e-mail: padgett.david.lisa@sbcglobal.net

Dinner meetings on the last Tuesday of the month from 5:15 to 8:00 p.m.
Meeting locations vary at different restaurants each month, so call us to get the next location.

Dave Padgett, president
Marilyn Allison, vice president
Lisa Padgett, secretary
Jill Noble, treasurer


Contact phone: (614) 470-2226
Contact e-mail katiefred@gmail.com

Meets second Saturday of the month, 1:00 to 3:00 P.M.
the Ohio State School for the Blind
5220 N High St.
Columbus, OH 43214

Katie Frederick, president
Ed Snively, vice president
Sandra Mollett and Nichole Botkin, secretary
Larry Honaker, treasurer

Eye on Summmit

Contact phone: (330) 945-4420
Contact e-mail patrinkle@icloud.com
Web site: www.eyeonsummit.org (link is external)

Meets second Saturday of the month 10:00 to noon
Akron Blind Center
325 E. Market St.
Akron, OH 44304

Elections held in December of odd numbered years.

Sam Moats, president
Pat McPherson, vice president
Rick Harmon, secretary
Becky Everett, treasurer

Mansfield, Appleseed Chapter

Contact phone: (419) 747-6948
Contact e-mail: branta@gmail.com

Meets the first Wednesday of the month from 5:30 to 7:00 P.M.
Waterford at Mansfield
1296 S. Trimble Rd.
Mansfield, Ohio 44906

Election of officers held on the first Wednesday in January of even numbered years.

Mary Castor, president
Brant Adams, vice president
Linda Bennett, secretary
Steve Nemeth, treasurer

Medina “Friends ‘n Focus”

Contact phone 1: (330) 635-7027
Contact phone 2: (330) 421-6661

Meets second Monday of the month at noon to 2:00pm
March through December at:
Office for Older Adults
246 Northland Dr.
Medina, OH 44256

Don Kalman, president and treasurer
Jamie Piechuta, vice president
Ed Fringer, secretary

Stark County

Contact phone: (330) 484-3807
Contact e-mail: carolynmu@sbcglobal.net

Meets the second Saturday of the month for noon lunch
Walters Cafe
1838 Maple Street N.E.
Canton, OH 4475

Carolyn Burley, president
Berna King, vice president
Sarah Hawk, secretary
Nicole Poston, treasurer