Creating Change Planning Meeting

Creating Change  Planning Meeting


April 4, 2017    
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


National City Christian Church
5 Thomas Circle NW, Washington, DC, 20005

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The National LGBTQ Task Force convenes its 30th Creating Change Conference in Washington DC, January 24-28, 2018 at the Wardman Park Marriott Hotel. Celebrating 30 years of building grassroots power of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people, the 2018 Creating Change Conference will be big, bold, bountiful, and overflowing with queerly love.

You are invited to a  community information meeting on Tuesday, April 4 to learn more about the conference as The Task Force galvanizes local support for this robust and vibrant event. Join us for a rocking kickoff gathering, where the Creating Change 2018 Host Committee will begin to take shape.

Did You Know? The first ever Creating Change Conference convened at the Hotel Washington, Nov. 8 – 13, 1988, with 300 attendees and 5 Exhibitors; the keynote speakers were Virginia Apuzzo, John D’Emilio and Rev. Renee McCoy. The 29th Creating Change Conference convened at the Philadelphia Marriott with 3500 attendees and 45 Exhibitors and a plenary keynote by Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II.

Peruse the Creating Change 2017 program book here:

CC18 Kickoff Meeting Details

Tuesday, April 4
Nosh (provided) and social time: 6:00 PM

Meeting: 6:30 PM

Location: National City Christian Church, 5 Thomas Cir NW, Washington, DC 20005 (14th Street intersects Massachusetts Avenue at Thomas Circle)

Task Force Staff in attendance: Russell Roybal, Deputy Executive Director; Sue Hyde, Director of Creating Change Conference; Daniel Moberg and Mel Braman, Conference organizing staff.

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