NFB's Reach For Your Dreams: Ever Lee Hairston Audio
- Ever Lee Hairston.mp3 (right click to download)
Speech given on 5/14/2011 at the NFB’s “Reach For Your Dreams” Seminar. Ever Lee Hairston tells how she was able to achieve success despite the obstacles and challenges she has faced throughout her life.
Ever Lee Hairston describes herself as Black, Blind, Successful, and Blessed as she travels throughout the U.S. and abroad lobbying for the blind. As a child, Hairston worked picking cotton and attended segregated schools. As an activist in the blind community, she currently as a member of the NFB Board of Directors.