NRRTS joins ITEM Coalition

Thursday, October 19, 2017

LUBBOCK, Texas – NRRTS has become a member of the ITEM Coalition, says Executive Director Weesie Walker. ITEM Coalition members include a diverse set of national disability organizations, aging organizations, consumer groups, voluntary health associations, and nonprofit provider associations. Membership is open to all consumer and nonprofit provider organizations without any requirement to contribute financially. NRRTS also recently participated in the United Spinal Association’s Roll on Capitol Hill, an annual advocacy and lobbying event. “We’re trying to draw together all the different organizations,” said Walker. “That’s something the board feels really strong about.”