Wed. June 24, 11am
Fri. June 26, 12pm

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Crowne Plaza, Melbourne Oceanfront 
2605 A1A
Indialantic, FL 32903

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Terry Chelikowsky 
Florida Alliance of Community Development Corporations, Inc. 

How to Tell the Community Development Story

June 24-26, Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront


Accommodations at the Crowne Plaza are $109/night (upgrades available).  You must make your hotel reservations by 3:oo pm, Tues. June 9th to receive this rate.  The rate is good 2 days prior to and after the event so bring the family and spend the weekend at beautiful Melbourne Beach!

Click here for the LINK TO HOTEL RESERVATIONS.  This link will take you to our FLACDC page, just select the dates of your stay and the special rate will apply.  No need for an access code.


11 am       Registration Open
12 pm       Welcome12:30 pm  Luncheon
1:15 pm    ALICE Report – Setting the Stage for our Stories & Inventing Solutions
Lars Gilberts, ALICE Project, United Way of Broward County
1:45 pm    Conference Overview
2 pm         2016 Florida Community Development Expo: The Vision
3 pm         The Art of Story Telling
Amy Clark,
National Housing Conference

8 am         Breakfast
9 am         Everyone Has an Idea…
Andy Frazier, Indiana Association for Community Economic Development
10:45 am  Everyone Deserves a Place to Call Home
Jessica Dill, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta; Greg Mayo, Community Affordable Housing Equity Corp.; Bill O'Dell, UF Shimberg Center for Housing Studies
12 pm       Luncheon
2 pm         Programs that Empower People
Jessica Cacho,
FAITH; DeAnna Cummings, Juxtaposition Arts
3:45 pm    Building a Local Economy
Nancy Giles, Social Enterprise Association
5 pm         Reception

8 am         Breakfast
8:45 am    Putting it All Together for a Better Future
Stuart Andreason, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta; Don Phoenix, NW America; Dave Zuckerman, Democracy Collaborative
10:30 am  The Art of Story Telling – The Product
12 pm       Final Remarks/Adjourn

The Florida Alliance of Community Development Corporations (FLACDC) will take pictures at this conference to be used in FLACDC newsletters, on the website, in future conference programs, videos and other materials used for outreach and awareness.  No copy of any person's likeness will be sold or in any other way profit the FLACDC, other than in materials used as examples for grant funding applications. Unless specified otherwise prior to the event, by registering, permission is granted for all Summit pictures to be used for the above purposes.