EDUCATING, CONNECTING and SUPPORTING LGBTQ+ FAMILIES

2019 Family Conference

  • Saturday, May 04, 2019
  • 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Georgetown Day High School, 4200 Davenport St NW, Washington, DC 20016

Registration

(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Registrations paid by Family Equality Council in advance
  • Discounted rate for RF Members
  • Significant discount price for members. If you're not a member of Rainbow Families, please consider joining before completing registration. It is only $35/year to join!
  • Code required
  • Reserved for conference sponsors, guests and volunteers.
  • A complimentary conference registration is offered to each registered workshop presenter. Please enter the code provided.
     

Pre-Registration is now closed

Tickets may be purchased at the door for $85 per adult (member) or $120 per adult (non-member)
Kids Camp is now full

Thank you - See you May 4


Saturday, May 4, 2019  |  Georgetown Day High School in Washington DC   |  8:30am to 5:00pm  |  Breakfast & Lunch Included

The largest gathering of  LGBTQ+ families in the region.   A full day of education and activities that allow LGBTQ+ families, individuals, prospective families, and allies to  learn more about the topics that matter.

This year's theme is "Now More Than Ever".   We will have a very important  Town Hall Meeting on legal concerns facing our families with the current political climate, featuring Shannon Minter, Legal Director of NCLR   

  What to Expect

  • Town Hall Meeting

  • Guest of Honor  -  NBC 4's Barbara Harrison

  • Featured Speaker  -  Trystan Angel Reese

  • Over 30 Important Workshops

Information and tools for LGBTQ+ families, prospective parents, and allies.  Some of the planned workshop topics to include:



  • Resource & Provider Fair

Our largest Resource Fair ever with many new businesses and service providers this year, many of whom are donating valuable giveaways and discounts.  These businesses and providers are a part of, and/or committed to supporting, our community.   

  • Activities for Kids       

Registration Fees - NO PRICE INCREASE THIS YEAR

The adult registration fee below includes  breakfast, opening session with Town Hall meeting, a full day of workshops, and lunch.   The Kids' Camp & Tween/Teen Group registration fees  include breakfast, a full day of age-appropriate activities, and lunch.  Registration fees are non-refundable after April 4  and will be used for the attendance grant fund.

Adult Registration:

     Through April 16:    Members: $50 per person  |  Non-Members: $75 per person

April 17 through May 1:    Members: $70 per person  |  Non-Members: $90 per person

Day of Purchase:    Members: $85 per person  |  Non-members: $120 per person 

Kids’ Camp Registration through April 22 ONLY:

Members: $30 per child  |  Non-Members: $50 per child

Tween/Teen Group  Registration through April 22 ONLY:

Members: $30 per child  |  Non-Members: $50 per child

Teen Volunteer:

14 to 18 year olds who wish to volunteer during our Conference will receive service credits as allowed.  Our teens have a great time hanging with the Kids Camp, helping at registration,  etc.

Family Assistance Fund: If Conference registration fees present a barrier for you and your family from attending the conference, please send a private email to:  info@rainbowfamilies.org.   We never want a financial barrier to stand in the way of your ability to attend the Conference.

RAINBOW FAMILIES IS GRATEFUL FOR THE SUPPORT OF THESE FINE ORGANIZATIONS


GOLD SPONSORS


       

                 


             




Silver Sponsors

                         
        
   


Bronze Sponsors

                          


Partner Sponsors

Jefferson Hotel DC   |   Ascend Financial   |   Hillwood Estates  |   Human Rights Campaign   |   St. Patrick's Episcopal Day School   |   Fairfax Cryobank   |   Comfort Inn DC Convention Center   |   MOCO Move   |   Grace Episcopal  Day School   |   Time 4 Travel   |  First Home Care  |  Maret School  |  Family Forward Surrogacy  |  ARTparenting    |  Integrative Therapy of Greater Washington  |  R Family Vacations  |  EMD Serono

Community Sponsors

Temple Adat  Shalom  |   Adventure Theater   |   Siena School   | 
 Center for Adoption  Support and Education   |   Adoptions Together   |   CommuniKids  |  Barker Adoptions  |  JSSA Adoption Options  |  Compassion Over Killing  |  Burgundy Farm School  |  Concord Day School  |  KidSave  |  Family Equality Council  |  PEP Parent 

 

Lunch Partner  

Media Partner    



Program topics and workshop tracks subject to change.   Attendees will need to sign a photography and liability release.  Registration fees will be subject to cancellation policy.  Rainbow Families, the tree logo, and Maybe Baby are trademarks of Rainbow Families.  Rainbow Families is a non-profit, 501c3 organization, and we proudly serve LGBTQ+ families for over 20 years.




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