Frequently Asked Questions

Registration

Online registration for attendees and exhibitors will open on Friday, Feb 24, 2017.

Payment Options

  • CREDIT CARD: American Express, Discovery, Visa, Master Card
  • CHECK: Please make your check payable to "Points of Light" and be sure to reference "Conference 2017" on the memo line to ensure accurate processing. Please mail checks to:

    Points of Light Conference 2017
    600 Means Street Suite 210
    Atlanta, GA 30318


    There is a $50 fee for all returned checks.

Your attendee status will be considered "pending" until payment is received and processed.

Registration costs start as low as $250 and vary by registrant type. For a full list of registration fees, please view our Rates page. The general sessions, workshops, forums, exhibits, service project, etc., are included in the basic pricing. Some sessions have additional fees that will be noted in the Itinerary Builder within the registration process.

Registered attendees are welcome to bring a guest for an extra fee. Guest registration is available to any spouse or partner of a registered attendee. Guest participation, however, is limited. Workshops are open to registrants only. Co-workers and/or business partners are not considered guests and should register as attendees. Please register your guest(s) when you register for Conference.

Information on registration discounts can be found on the Rates page. Information on our limited number of scholarships can be found on the Scholarships page.

Group discounts: Please contact us via email if you are interested in discounted group registration rates.

Conference is perfect for students interested in the volunteerism and service sector. Students with a valid student ID are welcome to register and attend. Attendees under the age of 18 must be escorted by a parent or guardian.

Schedule

A current schedule at a glance can be found on the Schedule page, subject to change.

The "Agenda Builder" is available through registration. Attendees can select the specific workshops, special events, specialty trainings and receptions they would like to attend on the Agenda Builder page in their registration record. The only way to guarantee a spot in a session is by adding it to your itinerary. All workshops are first come first serve.

The Session Locator is the application that will allow you to view all of the Conference workshops and sessions before registering for Conference. This will be available on February 24.

Payment

Yes, please visit the "Registration Payments and Questions" counter at the registration.

Organizations that need a Points of Light W-9 form to process payment can download it here.

Payment Options

  • CREDIT CARD: American Express, Discovery, Visa, Master Card
  • CHECK: Please make your check payable to "Points of Light" and be sure to reference "Conference 2017" on the memo line to ensure accurate processing. Please mail checks to:

    Points of Light Conference 2017
    600 Means Street Suite 210
    Atlanta, GA 30318


    There is a $50 fee for all returned checks.

Your attendee status will be considered "pending" until payment is received and processed.

Media

For media registration, please contact Amber Gowen.

Contact Information

General Inquiries

Conference on Volunteering and Service
Attn: Events
600 Means Street, Suite 210
Atlanta, Georgia 30318

Registration Inquiries

Volunteering Inquiries

Sponsorship

For information on corporate sponsorship, contact Kate Nichols.

Media

For media inquiries, contact Robert Montgomery or Amber Gowen.

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What Others Are Saying

The opening plenary at Conference was very relevant and deeply motivating. I feel the speakers had such a personal and emotional investment in their causes that truly resonated with attendees.

— 2016 Detroit Attendee

I walked away inspired, rejuvenated, and thankful for a wonderful experience. Thank you to Points of Light and the amazing volunteers for all of the hard work to make this happen and possible. I truly had a great time connecting with leaders from around the world.

— 2016 Detroit Attendee

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