Texas Flag - The Texas Flag is a blue panel with a single five pointed star as the left quarter, with the remainder being half white over red. The new ACBT Logo of a blind man walking with a white cane and a woman walking with a guide dog within the outline of Texas circled by ACBT name..  
American Council of the Blind
of Texas
 

HISTORY: The American Council of the Blind of Texas, Inc. (ACBT) was organized in Waco in 1978 as an affiliate of The American Council of the Blind (ACB). The mission statement of ACB states that the American Council of the Blind “strives to increase the independence, security, equality of opportunity, and to improve quality of life for all blind and visually impaired people.” ACBT subscribes to this mission statement and works to be an advocacy organization and positive, proactive support system to Texans who are blind or visually impaired. Our state motto is ACBT … Advancing the Cause of Blind Texans. Although the majority of members are blind or visually impaired, sighted persons who share the common goals and interests of our organization are also welcome to join. ACBT currently has ten chapters and six special interest affiliates.

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