||The National Federation of the Blind - Jefferson City Chapter will be conducting its annual "Walk for Independence" fundraiser event on Sunday, October 8 from 2-5 p.m. at McKay Park Walking Track (rain date Sunday, October 15). Everyone is welcome to come visit with us and walk around the lake and be a part of this important event to improve the quality of life for blind persons. Some food and drink will be available at no cost. Help promote this essential fundraiser by sponsoring or pledging a charitable donation to one or more participants for their “walk for independence” efforts. Any and all donations are tax deductible. For information about the National Federation of the Blind, please visit: www.nfbmo.org and click on Jefferson City Chapter.