Starting April 08 2013, 11:00 AM
Ending April 09 2013, 03:00 PM

2013 Partners in Excellence - Des Moines, Iowa

A Regional Convening on Mission, Connection and Professional Development
To convene agency staff, Board and volunteers across the country for professional development opportunities, which will connect them to the mission of Catholic Charities USA and to each other.

Download brochure for full schedule and workshop descriptions.

What to expect?
•    Connections to your colleagues in the Catholic Charities network
•    Connection to our Catholic Identity
•    Connections to national expertise and practical applications

Keynote Speaker: Reverend Larry Snyder, President, Catholic Charities USA

Workshop topics include Building Synergistic Parish Partnerships, the Life Cycle of a Volunteer, Outcome Measurement and Digital Best Practices for Securing Your Agencies Future.  Plenary sessions will discuss our Catholic identity, current advocacy issues, resources of the Catholic Charities USA National Office and statewide collaboration models.

Guest rooms available at:
Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
401 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
Room Rate is $109 plus applicable taxes.

Site Tour Available
Take a tour of St. Joseph Emergency Family Shelter, Catholic Charities emergency shelter for families in Des Moines, Iowa. St. Joseph’s is the only emergency shelter in Polk County where the entire family unit can stay together including mom, dad and children of all ages. The program provides safe, clean housing for homeless families and works to honor the humanity of each person by acknowledging the emotional and financial crisis involved when a family finds itself without housing or funds. During the last year, St. Joseph Emergency Family Shelter provided shelter and hope to 370 guests.

Paying by check?  Please use this form (submission instructions included).

Paying by credit card?  Please continue with the registration process below.

Event Location

Diocese of Des Moines Pastoral Center
601 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309


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