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Special Conference Price ends soon!

2017_conf_logoPoints of Light’s Conference on Volunteering and Service is coming to Seattle! Join the world’s largest gathering of volunteer, national service and civic leaders to help build strong, vibrant communities.

 Schedule information:

Taking place June 19-21, the event offers 70+ dynamic workshops, 8 learning tracks and a Seattle service project.

 Ticket information:

Register today and save! Discounted early bird registration is available until May 15. For tickets and event information, visit:

VAN members (renewed or new from March 2017) can get an even larger discount to attend all three days for only $200!  You can become a member on-line HERE or mail in membership with a check. 2017-18 VAN-Membership-Application   But this discount ends May 15th.  Once you have purchased your membership, you’ll be sent a code to get the conference discount.

A benefit of membership:  VAN NW offers FREE monthly Professional Gatherings.  The next one is Thursday, May 25th. More info at  We’ll be discussing volunteer newsletters!





·         Washington State Convention Center

·         705 Pike Street

·         Seattle, WA 98101

Contact Information:

·         Amber Gowen


·         Christiaan Boer


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