2019 Meals on Wheels Texas Conference Agenda

2019 Meals on Wheels Texas Conference Schedule & Session Topics

 

(subject to change)

 

 

Monday, April 15, 2019 

12 p.m.

4 p.m.

Registration Opens

2 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

Meals on Wheels Texas/MOWAT Board Meeting @ Meals on Wheels Central Texas

4:50 p.m. 5:30 p.m.

Tour of Meals on Wheels Central Texas (3227 E 5th Street, Austin, TX)

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception/ Networking @ Meals on Wheels Central Texas

Evening

On Your Own

 

 

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 

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7 a.m. 8 a.m.

Mindful Meditation

8 a.m.

4 p.m.

Registration Opens

8:30 a.m.

10 a.m.

Breakfast & Opening Plenary

10:30 a.m

11:45 a.m.

Workshops:

  • Recruit More Volunteers for Less
  • Come Back & See Us: Increasing Your Donor Retention
  • Fantastic Stats and Where to Find Them
  • Case Management Approaches

12 p.m.

1:30 p.m.

Lunch & General Session -Communities of Practice Discussion

1:45 p.m.

3 p.m.

Workshops:

  • How to Apply for Texas Department of Agriculture Funds
  • Make Friends With Media
  • Your Engagement Pyramid: Activating & Recognizing Volunteers to Scale Your Organization's Growth
  • Crafting Your Message: How to Use the Proven Powers of Stories to Connect With Donors

3:15 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

Workshops

  • Bridging the Client Loneliness Gap
  • Be the Purple Cow: Stand Out from the Rest of the Herd
  • State of the Fundraising Union: Texas Edition
  • Great Board Impact: 20 Common Board Poisons and Their Antidotes

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

Networking Happy Hour

6:30 p.m.

8:00 p.m.

Reception Dinner

 

 

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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7 a.m. 8 a.m.

Mindful Meditation

8 a.m.

4 p.m.

Registration Opens

8:30 a.m.

10 a.m.

Breakfast & General Session

10:30 a.m.

11:45 a.m.

Workshops:

  • Meals on 2 Wheels: Feeding the Homebound Using a Bike Delivery System
  • Texans Feeding Texas (Underserved Areas)

11:30 a.m.

3 p.m.

Vendor Expo

12:30 p.m. 3 p.m.

Lunch

3:15 p.m.

3:45 p.m.

Light Learning:

  • Creating Engaging Corporate & Group Volunteer Opportunities
  • Erika Kelly - Meals on Wheels America

4 p.m.

5:15 p.m.

Workshops:

  • More than a Meal: MOWCTX Volunteer Programs
  • Amplify Your Nonprofit's Visibility through Guidestar
  • Medicare 101

5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

Vendor Happy Hour

Evening

On Your Own

 

 

Thursday, April 18, 2019

8 a.m.

10 p.m.

Registration Opens

7:30 a.m.

8:30 a.m.

Breakfast & General Session

8:45 a.m.

1:30 p.m.

Meals on Wheels at the Texas Capitol