Special Virtual Convention Update
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Mini Mall Policies
ORDERING AND PAYMENT — Products may be added or discontinued and prices are subject to change without notice. Phone orders only at this time, please.
If you order an out-of-stock item, a back order will be created if more is expected; your item will ship when available.
Pay by credit or debit card for fastest delivery. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
SHIPPING AND HANDLING — Cost of packing materials, actual shipping charges, and other related costs are all factors that determine shipping. Items such as canes are shipped Free Matter for the Blind. Orders including heavy or bulky items, items not shipped by ACB, and items shipped to international addresses may incur additional shipping charges.
Mini Mall items usually ship via the United States Post Office or UPS. If you prefer a particular shipping method (such as UPS shipping), please let us know at the time you place your order; remember that additional charges may apply.
If the items you order are in stock, they will normally ship within 5 to 7 business days of payment, but may take longer during convention and around holidays. Shipping of items not stocked by ACB is subject to the policies of the supplier.
RETURNS — We offer a 30-day money-back guarantee on all products we stock. Items must be returned in unused condition. Please report any damaged or broken items immediately upon receipt. Call us at (877) 630-7190 to receive return authorization prior to shipping a return. Return shipping costs are your responsibility.
The return and refund policy for items that ACB does not stock is the policy of the supplier. In most cases, suppliers do offer a 30-day money-back guarantee, but this may not always be the case.
Refunds will be provided as a credit to the card used for the purchase, and will be made within five business days of receipt of the returned merchandise.
Mini Mall Gift Card
Attractive gift card says “ACB” and is valid toward the purchase of any Mini Mall product. A perfect thank-you, birthday gift, stocking stuffer, holiday surprise or drawing prize. Available in any amount; $10 minimum. Use like a credit card to purchase from the Mini Mall by phone. A processing fee will be added to the price of each gift card.
Bags and More
ACB Deluxe Executive Portfolio – Perfect for those important meetings. Simulated leather with tactile ACB logo. Front slip pocket; wraparound zip closure. Open like a book to find an 8.5- by 11-inch lined notepad on the right; can hold braille pages if you wish. On the left are 3 business card pockets, one clear ID pocket, a medium slip pocket, a zippered pocket, a pen loop, and a pocket that can hold file folders, iPad etc. 13.75 by 10.25 by 1 inch. Black. $35
ACB Weekend Duffel – 600-D polyester bag zips across the top and has a permanent hard bottom to protect valuables from impact. The large main compartment holds enough for any weekend getaway. Includes 2 roomy zippered exterior pockets on front of bag, separated by a black mesh water bottle holder. Gray padded handle and shoulder strap make carrying easy and convenient. 10.5 by 17.5 by 10.5 inches. Burgundy, purple, navy, royal, black, turquoise, orange, yellow or green with black side panels, bottom and trim. $35
ACB Haul-It-All Backpack – This backpack has 3 compartments, one in front of the other. The zippered main compartment measures about 18 by 13 inches and includes a padded computer sleeve that fits most 17-inch laptops; there’s also plenty of room for your 12-inch tablet, folders, large print or braille paperwork. The second compartment zips three-quarters of the way around and measures 10 by 14 inches; includes a padded sleeve that will hold a 10-inch or smaller tablet; a slip pocket on the front of the sleeve is 4 inches wide and will hold most cell phones; there’s still room for even more goodies in this pocket as well. Use the built-in earbud port at the top of this pocket to listen to your favorite book or music. The third compartment is a slip pocket on the front of the backpack, measuring 10 by 9 inches; it closes with Velcro to protect contents. Other features include a mesh pocket on either side of the bag for water bottles, canes etc. and a D-ring for keys above the outer slip pocket. Black and gray with white accents and ACB logo. $38
Path to the Future Zippered Tote – Roomy 600-D polyester tote zips across the top and has the ACB logo and “A Path to the Future” embroidered in white on the black front slip pocket. A black mesh water bottle pocket is on either side of the slip pocket. Colored front of the tote shows through the mesh and above the slip pocket; back of the tote is black. 29.5-inch dual shoulder straps. 14 by 20 by 4 inches. Black, royal, turquoise, purple, peony pink, apple green, or red. $22
ACB Buckle Messenger Bag – 600-D polyester bag. Zippered main compartment easily holds binders, notebooks, journals and more. 3 pen slots and a slip pocket for business cards, notepads and other small items are on the exterior of the main compartment. Large flap folds over the front and is secured by dual snap buckles. Includes a roomy front exterior zip pocket. Store water bottle or other items in the side mesh pocket. Adjustable shoulder strap. Black bag with blue piping, side panels and strap; white ACB logo on front. 10-7/8 by 15 by 2-3/4. $27
ACB Accessory Bag – Organize tech, craft or personal items in this neat little zippered bag. One full-size compartment on the back; 3 separate layered compartments on the front. Loop for carrying on the left side. Navy, cardinal, or gray. 7 by 9 inches. $15
ACB Tablet Bag – A great small bag that’s perfect for your iPad, notetaker, or other mobile device. Made of sturdy long-lasting 600-D polyester; roomy zippered main padded compartment. Front zip pocket is perfect for small items. Front of bag folds over another slip pocket for extra storage, and is held in place by sturdy Velcro. The slip pocket also velcros shut for added security. Embroidered ACB logo. Adjustable shoulder strap. 11 by 9 by 1.5 inches. Gray with black trim. $35
Go the Extra Mile for ACB Tote – Cream-colored canvas bag has a desert scene with mountains in the background and clouds in the sky. A man is walking with a cane and a woman is walking with a guide dog. 14 by 14 inches. $10
Padded USB Drive Case – Lightweight and waterproof, this well-padded nylon case holds 9 USB flash drives under sturdy elasticized bands. Zip closure; a great way to keep those little flash drives organized in your purse, backpack or tote. 7 by 3.75 by 1 in. Colors may vary. $15
SD Card Organizer – About the size of a 4- by 6-inch file card. Holds 10 SD cards. Each card is securely protected in its own flip-up snap compartment; no danger of dropping other cards when removing a card from its compartment. Add a label to each compartment for easy identification; room on each for 3 braille characters. Anti-static; shock-resistant; acid, lignin and PVC free. $14
Zippered SD Card Organizer – 4- by 2-inch nylon mesh zippered case opens to reveal little “pages” that hold SD and camera cards and other small thin items. A total of 22 slots provides an amazing amount of storage. Colors may vary. $14
ACB Phone Wallet – Silicone; adhesive backing sticks securely to the back of your phone. No sticky residue when removed. Holds 2 or 3 plastic cards such as credit cards or health cards, 5 or 6 business cards, or even folded paper money. Cards will not be deactivated. Snap closure keeps everything secure. White, lime or orange. $10
ACB Neck Wallet/Pouch with Lanyard – Back by popular demand! Use the front pocket for a meeting badge, work ID, etc. Large clear back zip pocket can hold most smartphones; hidden side zip pocket for money, credit cards, IDs, tickets etc. Great for Aira and Be My Eyes users. Black, navy, red, gray, purple, pink, royal, turquoise. $12
ACB Hawaiian Shirt Luggage Tag – Bright sturdy plastic tag makes luggage and backpacks easy to find. ACB logo on front; lines for contact info on back. Red, purple, green or blue. $5
Flag Tag – Leather-look heavy-duty tag buckles securely onto your luggage; tactile flag and round ACB logo on the back. $5
The Clothes Rack
ACB Cap – 6-panel design with 6 sewn eyelets; curved front brim. Lightweight bio-washed Chino twill; tri-glide buckle closure. One size fits most. Black, royal, cardinal red, pink, sky blue, butter yellow, gray, khaki. $18
ACB Jacket – Classy and stylish; sure to bring compliments. Wind-proof and water-resistant. 96/4 polyester/spandex outer layer lined with microfleece. Elastic at wrists; adjustable draw cord at hem; fleece-lined chin guard. Large inner and outer pockets. Black, red, royal, navy, or charcoal. Women’s and men’s sizes M, L, and XL, $55; 2XL, 3XL, and 4XL, $58
Clearance! ACB Silk Touch Men’s Polo – Dress it up or dress it down. Short-sleeved shirt for work or casual wear. 3-button front placket with dyed-to-match buttons; self-fabric collar; set-in sleeves. Snag-resistant 100% polyester double-knit; double-needle stitching on sleeves and hem for durability. Embroidered ACB logo on left chest. Runs slightly small; order up one size for an easy fit. Size M, L, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL; limited colors available. $18
Clearance! Silk Touch Women’s Polo – Dress it up or dress it down. Short-sleeved shirt for work or casual wear. Self-fabric Johnny collar gives a neat timeless look; set-in sleeves. Gently contoured side seams give a flattering feminine touch and a perfect silhouette. Snag-resistant 100% polyester double-knit; double-needle stitching on sleeves and hem for durability. Embroidered ACB logo on left chest. Runs slightly small; order up one size for an easy fit. Size L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL; limited colors available. $18
Clearance! ACB Men’s Fleece Jacket – Soft polyester fleece jacket keeps cold breezes out. Zip front and chin guard. Two roomy interior pockets; large exterior side pockets zip vertically for a slimmer look. Open cuffs. Black, navy, burgundy, red, gray; some colors in some sizes are sold out. Sizes: M, L, XL. $42
Clearance! Official 2020 Convention T-shirt – Smoke gray shirt with the outline of the Path to the Future image on the front. Says “2020” on the back above the convention sponsor logos. Sizes: youth M or L; adult S, L, XL, 2Xl, 5XL. $21
Clearance! Official 2019 Convention T-shirt – Tagless shirt with the Picture the Future image on the front and the 2019 Conference and Convention sponsors on the back. Color: light steel. Adult sizes S, M, L, XL 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL. $10
Clearance! Official 2018 Convention T-shirt – Black tagless shirt with red design and writing. The famous Gateway Arch above the St. Louis skyline is on the front an” the 2018 Conference and Convention sponsors are on the back. “2018” and “ACB" in print and braille are written inside the arch. Adult size L; youth sizes S and M. $10
ACB 5-port Charging Tower – Lightweight; travels easy; great for a hotel room, office, or at home. Plastic desktop tower can charge up to 5 USB devices at the same time. UL listed. Comes with a 4.5-foot AC cord. 4-3/8 by 2-5/8 by 3 inches front to back. Black or white. $27
ACB Mop Topper Eye Poppin’ Phone Stand – Multipurpose phone stand is both useful and fun. Sit this little squeezable figure on your table, turn your cell phone sideways and place it in its hands. Fingerprints on your phone screen? Use the figure’s mop topper (hair) to wipe them off. Stressed from a call? Squeeze the figure like a stress ball and make its eyes pop. Choose red or blue. $12
ACB Wireless Earbuds with Charging Case – Completely cord-free; connect one or both earbuds to your Bluetooth device. Includes charging case with ports for left and right earbuds. Earbuds charge in about 30 minutes and provide 1.5 hours of playback time. Charging case charges fully in 2 hours and can fully charge earbuds 3 times. Includes a micro USB charging cable. 2-3/4 by 3-3/4 by 2 inches. Black with ACB logo. $58
ACB Bluetooth Speaker and Wireless Charger – Speakers have an aluminum frame which helps produce crisp clean sound. Features a 3W output, a 2-hour playback time, and a 400mAh battery. Wireless charger has a 5V/.8A; 4W output. Just place your QI-enabled device on the charger to begin charging. Volume and playback controls on base of speaker. LED indicator lights shine when speaker is charging and connected to the Bluetooth; speaker makes an audible sound when Bluetooth connects. Includes a micro USB charging cable. 2.5 by 2.75 in. Silver, royal blue or black. $35
ACB Turbo Wall Charger – UL-listed wall charger turbo charges new phones and other devices that have quick-charging technology. Up to 5 hours battery life for 5 minutes of charging. Automatically charges older devices at 5V (standard speed) and newer devices at 9V or 12V. Plug into a standard electrical outlet and use your device’s USB charging cable. Black or white. $25
Light-up Logo Power Bank – Laser-imprinted ACB logo shines brightly when unit is charging or powering a device. UL listed; 4000 mAh battery capacity; 2100 mAH output capacity; 5V/2.1 Amp output. Recharge the lithium polymer battery with the included micro USB power cord. On/off power button. Red indicator light when unit is charging; blue light when fully charged. Compact; fits easily in your purse, backpack, jacket pocket or desk. 2.75 by 5 by 0.5 in. Green or gray. $27
Extra-long Charging Cables – Charge up anywhere with our 6- and 10-ft. charging cables. High-quality tangle-free micro USB (Android), Type C, and iPhone cables. $16
Flash Drives and SD Cards – We’ve got your data storage needs covered with USB flash drives, SD cards and micro SD cards in sizes from 32 to 128 GB. 32GB, $18; 64GB, $27; 128GB, $36
ACB Convention Merchandise
High-quality limited-edition coffee and latte mugs, shot glasses, magnets, messenger bags, shirts, and keepsake boxes are coming soon with the new official Better Together Wherever We Are 2021 ACB Virtual Conference and Convention image. Gateway to Success (2018), Path to the Future (2020), and other past convention designs are also available. Please note that these items ship separately from other Mini Mall products.
NEW! Better Together Latte Mug – tapered white 17-oz. ceramic mug with handle. Microwave and top shelf of dishwasher safe. 6 in. tall; 3.5 in. in diameter. $28
NEW! Better Together T-shirt – Stand out in a crowd when you wear this awesome T-shirt. Guaranteed to bring comments and compliments. Sizes S, M, L, and XL, $25; 2XL and 3XL, $28
NEW! Better Together Coffee Mug – premium ceramic mug with easy-grip handle and sturdy base. Dishwasher and microwave safe. 11-oz. mug, $22; 15-oz. mug, $25
NEW! Better Together Messenger Bag – Raw-edged, dyed 100% enzyme-washed soft cotton canvas bag in khaki. Holds most 15-inch laptops or other devices. Adjustable shoulder strap; antique brass slider and D-ring. The image is on front flap with “Better Together Wherever We Are” written beneath. Magnetic snap closure. Side and zipped exterior and interior pockets. 16 by 11.5 by 4.75 inches. $39
NEW! Better Together Keepsake Box – Inlaid ceramic tile in the top of this exquisite lacquered hardwood box showcases the colorful Better Together design. Soft velvet lining; felt-covered bottom prevents scratches on furniture. 5 inches square. Choose shiny black lacquer or smooth mahogany box. $35
NEW! Better Together Fridge Magnet – Rectangular with sleek mylar cover; flat magnetic back. Displays the convention design. 2.125 by 3.125 in. $9
NEW! Better Together Shot Glass – 1.9-oz. white ceramic convention collectible with black interior. Displays the Better Together design. $16
NEW! ACB Patterned Tumbler – Double-wall vacuum-sealed stainless steel tumbler. Big 30-oz. mug features a tactile geometric design at the bottom. Push-on translucent acrylic lid with easy slide closure; tiny pinhole in top necessary for easier sipping. Non-skid bottom helps prevent spills and moisture rings on furniture; fits most cupholders. Steel color with red lid and logo or blue lid and logo. $32
ACB Blanket – This quality 80% cotton, 20% polyester blanket is perfect for staying cozy and warm while you watch TV on the couch or in your easy chair. A big 83 by 54 inches with hemmed edges; black with large white ACB logo centered at top. $35
ACB Stemless Wine Tumbler – 13-oz. double-wall stainless steel vacuum insulated tumbler keeps drinks hot or cold. Includes clear push-on lid with a sip-through opening. Laser engraved ACB logo. Iridescent; colors change with the light; mostly blues, purples, and pink with touches of green and yellow. $23
ACB Stone Coaster – Absorbent stone coaster protects furniture from water rings and condensation puddles. Cork backing prevents scratches on furniture. Round coaster with the ACB logo. 4-3/8 inches in diameter; 5/16 inch thick. Single coaster, $8; set of 2, $12; set of 4, $20
NEW! Microfiber Cloth in ACB Pouch – Easily keep everything from glasses to smartphones to tablet and computer screens clean with this polyester microfiber cleaning cloth. Comes in its own handy little PVC pouch that tucks into your pocket, purse or tote so it’s always in easy reach. Reusable and machine washable cloth is measures about 5.75 by 5.75 inches; pouch is 2.25 by 3.875 inches. Blue cloth in clear pouch with ACB logo on flap. $4
ACB Cord and Cable Organizer – Keep cords and cables from turning into a tangled mess. Just snap one end of the cord into the groove and wrap the length of the cord around the organizer until you reach the end. 3-1/2 by 1-1/2. Black, blue, lime, orange, pink, purple, red or white. $3
All canes come with a pencil tip, a 12-month warranty and a lifetime service policy. 46- to 60-inch canes are normally in stock; shorter lengths available by special order.
Aluminum Folding Cane – 5-section budget-conscious cane. Quality construction with dual inner cords for added strength and longer performance. Comfortable premium grip. Highly visible and reflective in low light. $30
Graphite Folding Cane – Our best-selling cane. Lightweight, strong, rugged and durable 5-section cane. Dual inner cords for added strength. Sensitive and responsive. Longer life; over twice that of aluminum. Flexible, yet strong; will flex and return to straight. $40
Folding I.D. Cane – Thin, lightweight, durable and strong. This cane’s 7 sections let it fold small and tuck away easily in pocket or purse. Will not bend or corrode. $35
Cane Tips – A standard pencil tip comes with each aluminum, graphite and ID cane. If you prefer a roller or teardrop tip, or if you need a replacement standard tip, you’ll find them all right here. Tips fit Revolution canes; not guaranteed to work with canes from other manufacturers. Roller tip, $15; teardrop tip, $10; replacement standard tip, $6
Puzzles and Fidgets
ACB Spinning Fidget Cube – Much more than just a fidget spinners, this dice-like cube will keep you alert and your hands busy during phone and in-person meetings or while you listen to a book. Spin with the 2 opposite sides; click the toggle switch; spin the little combination lock-type wheels; press the push buttons; or just rub your finger over the bumpy side that feels like braille dots. Royal, red or black with white background. 1.5in square. $12
ACB Tangle Puzzle – A tangle is a series of 90-degree connected curves that are able to pivot at each joint. It has no beginning and no end; just continuous hypnotic motion that can be taken apart and joined together again. You won’t be able to stop yourself from twisting, swiveling and tangling. 7 in. long when extended; comes as 4 small connected stacked rings. Translucent purple, blue, white, red, or black; says “American Council of the Blind.” $12
Snake Puzzle – Keep busy while in meetings, riding in a car or watching TV. 24 connected pieces can twist into different shapes; straighten into a snake first and then use your imagination. Turns like a Rubik’s Cube; requires no vision to solve. Choose red/black, yellow/black, green/black, red/white, green/white, or blue/white. $12
Mirror Cube Puzzle – Gold or silver cube can make different shapes; turns like a Rubik’s Cube but doesn’t need vision to solve. Challenging and fun. $12
Pages and Tracks
NEW ACCESSIBLE FORMAT! People of Vision – A History of the American Council of the Blind, by James J. Megivern and Marjorie L. Megivern. Well-researched history of the blindness movement prior to 1961 and the first 40 years of the American Council of the Blind. Contains numerous references. 32GB flash drive with the ACB logo contains audio, braille (BRF), and Word files - $25. Also available in standard print (hardcover, 740 pages) or braille (9 volumes). $25
2020 ACB Virtual Convention Archive – An NLS-style cartridge filled with incredible programming from the incredible 2020 ACB Virtual Conference and Convention. Includes general sessions, committee and special-interest group programming, sponsor presentations, the virtual banquet and much more. $45
2019 ACB Convention Audio Archive – Includes general sessions, workshops and programs presented by ACB committees and convention sponsors, the Candidates’ Town Hall, and the banquet. Available on NLS-style cartridge. $25
The Visual Made Verbal – A Comprehensive Training Manual and Guide to the History and Applications of Audio Description, by Dr. Joel Snyder, President, Audio Description Associates, LLC and Director, Audio Description Project at the American Council of the Blind. A definitive work by a recognized authority in the field. Standard print (paperback), $23; digital download (txt or accessible PDF), $12
Just for You
Blood Pressure Large Print Wrist Monitor – Check your blood pressure with just a push of a button. Features a large print digital read-out and a background that changes color to indicate low, medium or high pressure. Easy to use and can track two individuals at the same time. $32
Portable Sound Spa – Choose between 4 soothing and rhythmic sounds - summer night, ocean waves, rain, and white noise. Helps you drift off to a good night’s sleep. Built-in 15-, 30 and 45-minute auto-off timer. Compact and convenient for travel; stores in its black polyester pouch imprinted with the ACB logo. Egg-shaped; push-button operation. Runs on 3 AAA batteries (included). 5.5 by 4 inches. $25
ACB Mask – Since we have to wear masks because of the coronavirus, let’s add some fun and make a fashion statement with an ACB mask to match every outfit. 9-oz. single layer cotton canvas mask has reinforced hemmed edges, elastic ear loops, and the ACB logo. 3.125 by 7.25 inches. Choose from lots of colors. $10 for 1, $18 for 2, $35 for 4
ACB Ear Saver – This little textured silicone “hook” connects your mask’s ear loops behind your head. Relieves pressure on your ears and makes wearing a mask much more comfortable. White or light blue with the ACB logo. $6 for 1, $11 for 2, $20 for 4
Convention Pins – Commemorative pins from the 2007 (Minneapolis), 2010 (Phoenix), 2011 (Reno), 2012 (Louisville), 2015 (Dallas), 2016 (Minneapolis), 2017 (Reno), 2018 (St. Louis), and 2019 (Rochester) ACB conventions. $3
ACB Round Logo Pin – $3
The ACB Audio Description Project maintains a web page that lists all audio-described DVDs currently available. Because all versions of a movie may not be audio-described, order DVDs through the accompanying Amazon links on that page to be assured of receiving the correct version. Visit www.acb.org/adp for more information.