Chapters and Divisions

NFB of SC has local chapters throughout the state. We are in the process of obtaining information about each to post here; however, if your local chapter’s information does not appear below, you may obtain information by contacting the Federation Center at (803) 254-3777 or by e-mail We also have several state-wide divisions for members with similar interests. If your Chapter or Divisions information is not listed below, contact Steve Cook at or (803) 254-0222 to have the information posted.


Local Chapters     General Information



President: Ruth Collier

Phone: (843) 524-9247

Call Ruth for more information on meetings.


Belvedere Chapter


President: Constance Miller

Cell: (803) 634-0954

Meeting day & time: 1st Monday of each month, call for meeting time

Location: Belvedere Womens Club, 104 Elizabeth Avenue, N Augusta, SC


Charleston Chapter


President: Josephine Smith

Phone: (843) 722-2528

Meeting day & time: 3rd Saturday of each month from 1:00 to 3:00

Location: 780 W Oak Forest, Charleston


Cherokee Chapter


President: Jamie Allison

Cell: (864) 838-0338


Meeting day & time: 3rd Thursday of each month with the 4th Thursday as an alternate date and start at 1:00 pm.

Location: Senior Centers of Cherokee County, Inc. 499 W. Rutledge Ave. Gaffney SC

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Chesterfield Chapter


President: Dorcas Campbell

Phone: (843) 658-3251

Meeting day & time: 2nd Thursday every month at 10:30

Location: Best Country Kitchen in Pageland


Clarendon Chapter


President: Marty McKenzie

Phone: (843) 939-8091


Meeting day & time: 3rd Friday of every month at 7:00

Location: Clarendon County Council on Aging


Columbia Chapter


President: Tiffiny Mitchell

Cell: (803) 603-2098

Work: (803) 898-3535


Meeting day & time: 2nd Thursday of each month at 6:15

Location: Federation Center of the Blind 119 S Kilbourne Road, Columbia, SC 29205


Conway Chapter


President: LeVern Wilson

Phone: (843) 236-0327

Meeting day & time: 4th Saturday of each month at 2:00

Location: 3725 Rout 378, Conway, SC


Georgetown Chapter


President: James Nelson

Phone: (843) 527-7876

Call James for information on meetings


Grand Strand Chapter


President: Charlis Borodin

Phone: 843-399-2896


Meeting day & time: 2nd Saturday of every month at 1:00

Call for meeting location


Greenville Chapter


President: J.W. Smith

Phone: (864) 269-0004

Meeting day & time: 1st Saturday of every month from 11:00 to 1:00

Location: Greenville LibraryBranch on Anderson Road


Greenwood Chapter


President: Willie Carter

Phone: (864) 227-0931

Meeting day & time: 2nd Friday of every month at 12:30

Location: North Main United Methodist Church

East Cambridge Street, Greenwood


Hilton Head Chapter


President: Bob Martin

Phone: (843) 342-9180

Meeting day & time: 3rd Wednesday of every month at 2:00

Location: Cyprus Hall 280Lady Slipper Lane


Kershaw Area Chapter (Camden)


President: Charles E. Black

Cell: (803) 463-0040

If you plan to attend the meeting, please call Charles


Meeting day & time: 2nd Saturday of every month at 1:00

Location: Local Library in Camden


Lancaster Chapter


President: Daisey Mae Drakeford

Phone: (803) 320-2636

Meeting day & time:2nd Thursday of every month at 6:00

Location: Lancaster County Library


Lee Chapter


President: Linda Dizzley

Cell: (803) 459-4585

Meeting day & time: 2nd Saturday of every month at 11:00

Location: St. John A.M.E. Church, 520 St. Main Street (across from Food Lion)


Newberry Chapter


President: Valerie Warrington

Phone: (803) 321-1979

Give Valerie a call if you plan to attend the monthly meeting.


Meeting day & time: 3rd Saturday of every month at 10:00

Location: County Library


Rock Hill Chapter


President: Lenora Robertson

Phone: (803) 366-1832

Meeting day & time: 4th Monday of every month at 6:30

Location: American Red Cross


Spartanburg Chapter


President: Chris Jeter

Phone: (864) 978-4341

Meeting day & time: 2nd Saturday of every month at 1:00

Location: Super Clock Restaurant 2725 Reidville Rd, Spartanburg, SC


Sumter Chapter


President: Debra Canty

Phone: (803) 775-5792


Meeting day & time: 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:00

Location: Shiloh-Randolph Manor, 125 W. Bartlette Street, Sumter, SC 29150


Union Chapter


President: Vernon Smith

Phone: (864) 674-1558

Meeting day & time: 1st every 2 months

Location: Union Medical Center


Upper Dorchester Chapter

President: Loretta Green

Phone: (843) 276-9649


Meeting day & time: 3rd Monday of every month at 1:00

Location: Saint George town hall recreation room, 305 Ridge St. Saint George 29477


Parents of Blind Children Division


President: Jennifer A. Duffell-Hoffman

Phone: (803) 287-5391


Call for more information.

Face Book: National Organization of Parents of Blind Children


Senior Blind Division


President:Shelley Coppel

Phone: (803) 796-8662

Cell: (303) 819-9795


We meet annually at the State convention and as needed via conference call.


Computer Science & Technology Division


President: Steve Cook

Phone: (803) 254-0222

Cell: (803) 260-1292


Call for meeting day and time. We meet via teleconference call.