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ABC AmeriCorps and Illinois Serve Host Volunteer Conference on October 7 at SVCC

October 2011

ABC AmeriCorps and Illinois Serve will host the Northwest Illinois Volunteerism Conference Fostering Service for All October 7 starting at 8:00 a.m. at Sauk Valley Community College.

The volunteerism conference includes break-out sessions covering a variety of topics to assist those working with volunteers. Participants will also attend a keynote speaker session featuring Eleni Kelakos. Kelakos motivational keynote, Touch the Sky, is a unique combinations of original songs and stories that reflect over 25 years of experience as a professional actor and touring singer/songwriter that inspires people, women in particular, to wake up to their worth and take charge of their lives, both personally and professionally.

Registration for the conference is $35 which includes all sessions and lunch. If you want to learn more about volunteering and working with volunteers, make sure to register as soon as possible. For registration information, visit For more information on Fostering Service for All, contact Sarah Woodin at 815/835-6428.