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FUTURE-PROOFING THE NETWORK ONE SESSION AT A TIME


Keeping up with the ever-changing field of senior nutrition and nonprofit management is no easy task. From menu planning and volunteer management to healthcare integration and HIPAA compliance, this year’s Conference will guide senior nutrition professionals at all levels of their career through the necessary skills and competencies needed to grow in your role, advance your organization and better support the older adults in your community.

 

2019 AGENDA


2019 SESSION DESCRIPTIONS AND SPEAKER INFO COMING SOON!

 

LEARNING TRACKS

No one covers training for the full spectrum of what it takes to run successful, thriving Meals on Wheels programs the way we do, and our comprehensive learning tracks that will allow you to tailor and optimize your 2019 Conference experience. 
 

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  • HEALTHCARE

    Designed to ready and empower organizations to take advantage of potential revenue-generating opportunities that integrate Meals on Wheels into the healthcare ecosystem.
  • COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

    Designed to equip program staff at all levels with the skills and information needed to more effectively engage your communities to advocate for support, inspire lifelong ambassadors and remain top-of-mind in a crowded marketplace. 
  • DEVELOPMENT

    Designed to help organizations grow and diversify sustainable revenue streams through expert advice, training and insights, as well as case studies and best practices from successful Meals on Wheels programs.
  • LEADERSHIP

    Designed to build on the skills and knowledge of program leaders, board members and other decision-makers to support you in leading your organizations to not only be more contemporary and sustainable, but also enable your teams to adapt and thrive in an uncertain climate.
  • SERVICE OFFERINGS

    Designed to help organizations adapt to and thrive in a competitive marketplace by differentiating Meals on Wheels’ unique and invaluable offerings from our competitors and better defining and enhancing our value proposition.

TYPES OF LEARNING SESSIONS

Concurrent Sessions are 75-minute courses that explore topics across the five learning tracks. They feature experts in the senior nutrition or nonprofit field, partners and/or Members of Meals on Wheels America.

Intensive Concurrent Sessions are 150-minute courses split into two 75-minute Concurrent Sessions labeled as Part 1 and Part 2. They are designed to go more in depth into a topic in one of the five learning tracks and feature experts in the senior nutrition or nonprofit field, partners and/or Members of Meals on Wheels America.

Intensive Workshops are held on our Pre-Conference day and range from 120 to 180 minutes. They are designed to be collaborative working sessions featuring experts in the senior nutrition or nonprofit field, partners and/or Members of Meals on Wheels America.

Lightning Learning Sessions are 45-minute courses that feature "bite-sized" presentations on a variety of topics followed by an audience Q&A. They feature experts in the senior nutrition or nonprofit field, partners and/or Members of Meals on Wheels America.

Communities of Practice meetings provide a forum to network, share best practices and problem solve alongside programs with similar resources, issues and challenges. Meals on Wheels America Members should join the meeting that coincides with their program’s annual senior nutrition operating budget. Learn more about year-long Community of Practice activities here.  

  • SMALL PROGRAM - less than $500,000
  • MEDIUM PROGRAM - between $500,000 and $2,000,000
  • LARGE PROGRAM - greater than $2,000,000
 

CEU / CFRE CREDITS

Many of our Conference sessions will give you a Certificate of Attendance for CEU credits for dietitians and CFRE credits for fundraisers. Stay tuned for more information! 
 
 

2019 AGENDA


2019 SESSION DESCRIPTIONS AND SPEAKER INFO COMING SOON!

 

SPONSORS


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PLATINUM
  • Aetna
  • Mutual of America
  • PetSmart Charities
  • Subaru of America
  • The Home Depot Foundation
Gold
  • TrueSense Marketing
Silver
  • Accessible Solutions
  • Meals on Wheels Fundraising Co-Op