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Event Name:Service Unites, powered by Points of Light
Event Type(s):Conference
Description:Service Unites is the world’s largest service-related convening that will bring together more than 2,500 nonprofit, government, business and civic leaders to gain and share the knowledge, resources and connections needed to galvanize the power of people to create change globally. The conference's theme is “Igniting Civic Culture” and will feature 12 learning paths built around topics ranging from youth engagement to business as a force for good to building resilient communities through service. Past speakers have included U.S. Congressman John Lewis, former President Jimmy Carter, Tyler Perry, Jon Bon Jovi and more.

The event is being hosted by Points of Light – the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service.  Points of Light inspires, equips and mobilizes millions of people to take action that is changing the world. Through affiliates in 250 cities and partnerships with thousands of nonprofits and corporations, Points of Light engages 5 million volunteers in 20 million hours of service each year.

Check out the sessions that are being delivered by AL!VE Members:
 
Day Time Session # Session Title Presenter(s)
Monday 10:30-12pm 133 Innovative Programs to Engage Youth in Service Rachel Manuel Bruns; Deputy Director, America's Service Commissions
Kristina Coby; Volunteer and Community Engagement Director, Michigan Community Service Commission
Monday 1:30-3pm 37 Quick connect: Attraction and Engagement of Today's Volunteers Mariann Eitzman; Director of Volunteer Administration, Bayside Church
Monday 1:30-3pm 41 Navigating Sticky Situations: Effective Solutions for Everyday Challenges Beth Steinhorn; President, VQ Volunteer Strategies
Tuesday 8:30-10am 43 Rethinking Volunteer Recognition Beth Steinhorn; President, VQ Volunteer Strategies
Tuesday 8:30-10am 100 Digital Volunteer Communications: How to Keep Connection with Volunteers You Don't See Tobi Johnson, MA, CVA; President & Founder, Tobi Johnson & Associates | VolunteerPro
Tuesday 8:30-10am 186 Claim Your Seat at the Table: How to Position Yourself as a Strategic Partner Megan Vixie, CVA; Director of Human Resources, Beach Cities Health District
Tuesday 8:30-10am 190 Volunteer Engagement in the 31st Century Ben Bisbee; Founder & Principal, Rhinocorn Consulting
Tuesday 10:30-12pm 42 Gaining Funder Support for Volunteer Engagement Beth Steinhorn; President, VQ Volunteer Strategies
Tuesday 10:30-12pm 99 Volunteer Engagement 3.0: Adapting Today's Strategy to Engage Tomorrow's Volunteers Tobi Johnson, MA, CVA; President & Founder, Tobi Johnson & Associates | VolunteerPro
Tuesday 10:30-12pm 135 Take Your Trainings to the Next Level with Service Enterprise Rachel Manuel Bruns; Deputy Director, America's Service Commissions
Karmit Bulman; Executive Director, MAVA
Bob Shogren; Director, Arizona Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism
Michelle Raymer; Volunteer Generation and Disaster Program Officer, Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service
Tuesday 2-3:30pm 72 The 2018 Global Volunteer Management Progress Report: Key Trends From Three Years of Data & How to Use Them for Our Field Tobi Johnson, MA, CVA; President & Founder, Tobi Johnson & Associates | VolunteerPro
Wednesday 8:30-10am 132 Attacking the Opiod Epidemic Through Service Rachel Manuel Bruns; Deputy Director, America's Service Commissions
Lisl Hacker; Director of Training and Technical Assistance, Massachusetts Service Alliance
Bob Shogren; Director, Arizona Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism
Wednesday 8:30-10am 191 Virtual Volunteer Management-Management Ben Bisbee; Founder & Principal, Rhinocorn Consulting
Kathy Wisniewski; Administrative Services Officer, Histiocytosis Association and the Histiocyte Society

 
Event Date:06-18-18 - 06-20-18
Event Time:June 18-20, 2018
Location:Omni Hotel
100 CNN Center NW
Atlanta, GA 30303

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Contact Person:Meghann Gibbons
(phone: 404-979-2900)
Details:

2018 Pricing

Corporate/Business:  $550 - early bird ends 4/13; $750 - regular
Corporations and/or businesses engaged in volunteer service and employee engagement programs. Includes Corporate Service Council members.

Nonprofit, Foundation and Government: $450 - early bird ends 4/13; $650 - regular
A government agency, nonprofit or foundation agency. Includes HandsOn Network affiliates and Service Enterprise Hubs or certified organizations.

International Participants, National Service, Service Year and Students: $350 - early bird ends 4/13; $400 - regular
To qualify for the student registration rate, students must present a valid student ID at the registration kiosk when they check in. To qualify for the National Service and/or Service Year registration rate, members must wear their National Service uniform or present valid ID. If a valid ID is not produced, or you are not wearing your National Service uniform, the applicable on-site registration fee will be charged.  Attendees who qualify for this rate include, but are not limited to: AmeriCorps state and national program/host site; AmeriCorps VISTA programs/host sites; CNCS staff; Martin Luther King Jr. Day grantees; Senior Corps programs; State Commissions; 9/11 Day grantees; current serving AmeriCorps state and national members; current serving AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps members; current AmeriCorps VISTA members; current FEMA Corps members and current Senior Corps volunteers.

Volunteer: $300 - early bird ends 4/13; $400 - regular
Each year, volunteers are needed to help with tasks such as stuffing conference bags, greeting attendees and helping with registration. Conference volunteers sign up for at least one four-hour shift. In exchange for their service, they receive a discounted registration rate. Conference volunteers have the same access to sessions and events as other attendees. If you register as a volunteer, you will be required to sign up for a four-hour volunteer shift before completing your registration. Anyone can sign up as a volunteer to receive a discounted registration, but shifts are limited and are first come, first served.

Links:http://www.volunteeringandservice.org/index.html
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