$30 – $500

Umbrella Conference 2019

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Location

Location

Centre Street Church - Central Campus - Worship Centre

3900 2 Street Northeast

Calgary, AB T2E 9C1

Canada

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Description

UMBRELLA 2019 is a national disability ministry equipping conference.

The Umbrella Conference brings together:

  • ministry leaders
  • families and individuals impacted by disability
  • professionals; and
  • community agencies and support workers

We gather at the conference, under one umbrella, for the purposes of learning, sharing and championing the cause to include people with disabilities in our faith communities.

The theme of the UMBRELLA 2019 conference is: Choose JOY! Join us and experience and celebrate the JOY of inclusive community!

CONFERENCE TICKET TYPES/PRICE:

Single Advance Ticket - $150.00

4 Pack Advance Ticket - $500.00

Single Ticket at Door - $175.00

One-Day Ticket - $100.00

Generous sponsors enable us to provide a limited number of conference tickets, free of charge, for those experiencing financial hardship. Please email umbrella@cschurch.ca to discuss opportunities for support.

If you would like to sponsor someone in need, please email umbrella@cschurch.ca for instructions on providing financial donations.

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE:

Friday, October 25 - 8am - 4pm
Saturday, October 26 - 8am - 4pm

Check out www.umbrellaconference.com for more information.

TRANSPORTATION:
If you need accessible transportation to and from Umbrella 2019, please contact:

LODGING:
If you are travelling to Calgary for Umbrella 2019 and need a place to stay, please email umbrella@cschurch.ca and we will provide you with a list of hotel options.


SPONSORSHIP:
If you would like to sponsor someone to attend the conference or the family fun event, you will receive a tax receipt. Please contact us at umbrella@cschurch.ca for more information.


FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE:

Generous sponsors enable us to provide a limited number of tickets, free of charge, for those experiencing financial hardship. Please email us at umbrella@cschurch.ca to discuss opportunities for support.

The deadline for requests for assistance is September 27, 2019.


FAQs

What is the pricing for the conference and the family fun event?

Pricing for the conference and family fun event are separate.

Conference pricing includes lunch.

Pricing is as follows:

Conference Ticket Types/Prices:

Single Advance Ticket - $150.00

4 Pack Advance Ticket - $500.00

Single Ticket at Door - $175.00

One-Day Only Ticket- $100.00

Family Fun Event Ticket Types/Prices:

Single Advance Ticket - $30.00

4 Pack Advance Ticket - $100.00

Single Ticket at Door - $35.00

Is there a ticket price to attend just the plenary sessions?
No. You are required to pay for the full conference registration (either one day or two days).

Does the price include the conference and the family fun event together?

No, tickets for the conference and the family fun event are separate.

Can I just buy tickets for the conference, or just buy tickets for the family fun event?

Yes. By clicking on “get tickets” from the Umbrella conference website, you will see options to purchase both conference and/or family fun event tickets.

I don’t have access to a credit card or can’t access the internet to pay for my ticket or registration. What should I do?

Please email umbrella@cschurch.ca and we will help you out.

I am interested in attending the conference and/or family fun event but I do not have the financial resources at this time. Is there a way I can still attend?

Yes. If you cannot afford to attend, please email umbrella@cschurch.ca and we will be in touch about potential sponsorship options. The deadline to submit sponsorship requests is September 27, 2019.

I am interested in sponsoring someone to attend the conference and/or family fun event. How can I do that?

Thank you for your generosity! Please email umbrella@cschurch.ca and we will be in touch with more information. Please note that you will receive a tax receipt for your sponsorship donation.

What time is the conference?

Registration for the conference begins at 8:00 am on Friday, October 25, 2019.

The opening session starts at 9:00 am.

What time is the family fun event?

Doors open at 5:45 pm for mobility challenged guests and at 6:00 pm for general guests.

The family fun event begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, October 25, 2019.

Is there assigned seating for the family fun event?

No, it is general or rush seating. All seats in the sanctuary have good sight lines to the stage.

Do I need a paper copy ticket to be able to get into the conference and/or the family fun event?

Both electronic and paper copy tickets will be accepted.

Tickets will be scanned, so you need to make sure you have either an electronic or a paper copy of your tickets with you.

I have changed my mind and cannot attend the conference or family fun event. Can I get a refund?

Yes. Refunds are available until October 18, 2019. Please contact umbrella@cschurch.ca to request a refund.

I can’t use my ticket but want to give it to a friend. Is this possible?

Yes, but please email umbrella@cschurch.ca to report the change and correct the contact information.

I need an assistant to attend the conference and/or family fun event. Does my assistant have to pay?

Yes. Each person in attendance needs to have a ticket. Please email umbrella@cschurch.ca for more information.

I am interesting in volunteering at the conference and/or family fun event. How can I sign up?

Thank you for your interest in helping out! Please email umbrella@cschurch.ca and we will contact you with more information about your options.

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Centre Street Church - Central Campus - Worship Centre

3900 2 Street Northeast

Calgary, AB T2E 9C1

Canada

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