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Deadline for Registration Extended to September 12th

Posted September 2, 2016 at 2:08 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE



August 30, 2016



DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION EXTENDED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 12, 2016 To ATTEND THE 17TH ANNUAL 2016 VIRGINIA STATEWIDE NEIGHBORHOOD CONFERENCE





Roanoke, VA – Virginia Statewide Neighborhood Conference, Inc. (VSNC, Inc.) is pleased to announce registration has been extended until Tuesday, September 12, 2016 to attend the 17th annual 2016 Virginia Statewide Neighborhood Conference taking place in Arlington, Virginia on September 30-October 1, 2016 at the Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel. The 1½ day conference provides an excellent opportunity for neighborhoods and communities from across the Commonwealth to share their knowledge, experience and vision on how to make Virginia’s communities and neighborhoods - the neighborhoods of choice.



This year’s conference theme is Diverse and Sustainable: Neighborhoods * Housing*Organizations* Economy and will feature Friday breakfast Welcome Speaker Harriet Tregoning, leader of HUD’s Office of Community Planning and Development; Friday luncheon Keynote Speaker, Jair Lynch, Founder, President and CEO of Jair Lynch Real Estate Partners and prior Olympic champion, and Saturday breakfast Networking Speaker, Carlos Velázquez, President of HMA Associates, a cultural communications firm in Washington, DC. A concurrent conference called the Youth Café which is specifically designed to engage young people between the ages of 13-18 in their respective communities will also be offered to those youth attending.



To make the conference affordable for everyone, registration is only $75.00 which includes all conference workshops, meals, and activities. As in year’s past, there are two (2) ways one can register to attend this year’s conference:



ONLINE REGISTRATION


Online registration at www.vsnc.org allows one to register for the conference and easily pay the registration fee. However, conference payments made online will incur a small convenience fee of $3.00 to offset the fee charged to VSNC, Inc. by the online service company.



CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FORM


For those who would prefer to pay their registration fee by check, a Conference Registration Form is also available at www.vsnc.org that can be downloaded, completed and mailed along with a check for the conference registration fee.



The conference registration rate of $75.00 is available until September 12, 2016 after which time no registrations will be accepted. No onsite registration will be available during the conference dates.



To request additional conference information or to learn more about the 2015 Virginia Statewide Neighborhood Conference, write VSNC, Inc., PO Box 6303, Roanoke, Virginia 24017, email info@vsnc.org, or visit our website at www.vsnc.org.