MEDIA ADVISORY: Conference on Volunteering and Service Connects Those on Forefront of the Service Revolution in Atlanta June 16 - 18

Dynamic Speakers, Hands-On Service Projects Encapsulate Distinguished Conference

ATLANTA (June 6, 2014) – CEOs of nonprofits and Fortune 500 companies, celebrities and sports stars, as well as everyday, in-the-field volunteers from different countries, races and religions are all gathering at the Georgia World Congress Center June 16 - 18 for Service Unites, a conference on volunteering and service. Nonprofits and initiatives are started each year after attending the conference, and this year is expected to be no different.

Passionate speakers include Tyler Perry, Chelsea Clinton, Emmy-award winning actress Lynn Whitfield, Drew Brees, Sugarland’s Kristian Bush, the Rev. Dr. Raphael Gamaliel Warnock and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, among many more. 

WHO: Points of Light and more than 4,000 people on a single mission – to strengthen communities and impact lives through volunteering

WHAT: 2014 Conference on Volunteering and Service; the largest convening of those dedicated to volunteerism and improving communities

WHEN: June 16 - 18, 2014; Varying activities and seminars throughout the conference

WHERE: Georgia World Congress Center, 285 Andrew Young International Boulevard, Atlanta, GA 30313

WHY: Learn from social entrepreneurs and leaders in the nonprofit arena about the latest innovations in this ever-expanding sector, and engage with others sharing best practices, technologies and new tools.

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For more information: Sarah Funderburk, 404-872-7289, ext. 3 | sarah@schroderpr.com