The purpose of this Association shall be to form a
union of the graduates and former students of the Tennessee School for the
Blind and to promote the interest of the school, itâ€™s alumni, and the
blind in general.
Any graduate or former student who was regularly
enrolled in, and did creditable work at the Tennessee School for the Blind
for one year, and who is no longer a student in either an elementary or a
high school, is eligible for membership in this Association, and upon
payment of dues, becomes an active member.
The privilege of voting and of holding office shall
be limited to those members who have paid their dues for the current year,
except for the current graduating class, which is exempt from the payment
of dues for the first year.
majority vote of the active members present and voting at any annual
meeting of the Association, honorary membership may be bestowed upon any
person who has shown an outstanding interest in the welfare and progress
of the Tennessee School for the Blind, itâ€™s Alumni Association, and/or the
blind in general. Honorary members shall be entitled to all the
privileges granted to such members in like organizations.
National Federation of the Blind
American Council of the Blind