The Voice: Spring 2002

The Voice

Brock to speak at Friends of Dordt banquet

Mrs. Joan Brock has been selected as the guest speaker for Dordt College’s annual Friends of Dordt banquet to be held Friday, April 26, in the Dordt College Recreation Center.

Brock worked at the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School prior to losing her own sight within three week’s time in 1984. She now pursues a professional speaking career.

With assistance from co-author Derek L. Gill, Joan wrote about her life in the book More Than Meets the Eye, published in 1994. In 2000, Joan was named national spokesperson to Prevent Blindness America, a non-profit organization dedi-cated to eye health safety training and research.

For more information on tickets and reservations for the Friends of Dordt banquet, contact the Dordt College Advancement Office at (712) 722-6020.