A NATIONAL, MULTI-PLATFORM INITIATIVE

Bringing Faith & Public Health Together To Help Eliminate Health Disparities Affecting African-Americans

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

Healthy Churches 2020 National Conference is a 3½-day, nationally recognized conference to find answers to today’s complex health issues in our inner cities and rural areas; bringing together faith leaders, leading medical experts, health directors, community health workers, members of congregational health ministries and public health professionals to increase the skills and knowledge of those responsible for leading congregational and community health ministries.

THE WESTIN
RESORT & SPA HOTEL

Hilton Head Island, SC

2017 HC2020
NATIONAL CONFERENCE

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CONFERENCE
SCHEDULE

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14

HEALTHY CHURCHES 2020 INSTITUTE

Session I: 9:00 am – 12 noon

Lunch On Your Own

Session II: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

CONFERENCE VIP OPENING RECEPTION

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15

8:45 am – 5:30 pm

OPENING SESSION OF THE

4TH ANNUAL HEALTHY CHURCHES 2020 NATIONAL CONFERENCE

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5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Urban Cardio Party

In Exhibition Hall

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16

8:45 am – 11:00 am

MORNING PLENARY SESSION

11:00 am – 5:15 pm

CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS

7:00 pm

An Evening of Dinner and Inner Fitness with Actor TINA LIFFORD

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17

8:45 am – 1:30 pm

CLOSING PLENARY SESSION

Concert with Renown Gospel Artis

Benediction

NEW THIS YEAR!

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

The Balm In Gilead is requesting abstract proposal submissions for the 2017 national conference. Abstracts must be no longer than 250 words and must include the following elements:

  • Title
  • Author/Speaker
  • Learning Objectives
  • Outline of Presentation

Submit your abstract today! Deadline for submissions is May 15, 2017.

Conference Brochure

NEW THIS YEAR!

Healthy Churches 2020 Institute Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Healthy Churches 2020 Institute is a unique opportunity to dive into strategies, models and fundamentals of strengthening and developing the capacity of faith institutions to become effective community centers for health promotion and disease prevention. Free Continuing Education Units will be given for each Institute.

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CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

Only $325 per person

Group Rates Available

REGISTRATION Includes:

  • Healthy Churches 2020 Institute, includes free CEUs (All Day -Tue., Nov. 14)
  • VIP Conference Opening Reception 
  • All Conference Plenaries and Workshops
  • All Conference Meals (All Receptions, Lunches, Breaks and Gala Dinner)
  • An Evening of Dinner and Inner Fitness with Tina Lifford, the brilliant actor who brings “Aunt Vi” to life in Queen Sugar, an American drama series on OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network).
  • Closing Concert with Renown Gospel Artist

BOOK YOUR HOTEL NOW!

THE WESTIN RESORT & SPA

$139 per night

A beautiful hotel resort & spa that provides the perfect backdrop for Healthy Churches 2020

 

EXTRAS for 2017

  • Healthy Churches 2020 Institute
  • Cultural Tours
  • Spa & Golf

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CULTURAL TOURS

Conference Special Rates on Cultural Tours on Monday (all day); Tuesday (all day), Friday, after 2pm and Saturday (all day)

STAY LONGER

Conference Special Rates are available 3 days prior to Tuesday, November 14 and 3 days post Friday, November 17

SPA & GOLF

Conference Special Rates on Spa and Golf Services on Monday (13th); Tuesday (14th); Friday (17th) & Saturday (18th)