Upcoming Conferences

We plan and host meetings that have impact on the future of the environment and our community.
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Sponsors:
United Way of Racine County and Racine Unified School District
Goals:

In 2016, Knapp Elementary School became Racine's first community school. Through a partnership between United Way and Racine Unified School District, this community school model provides students, families and the Knapp Community an integrated focus on academics, health and social services, youth and community development and community engagement to support improved student learning, stronger families and a healthier community. 
 
Knapp is a story of transformation, inside and out. Come learn about how the community school model is leveling the playing field for students and families. Hear about the early successes, challenges and opportunities for improvement as we prepare for an exciting third year. 

Friday, September 14, 2018
Sponsors:
DRC
Goals:

Fundraiser for DRC, expand our mission of creating a vibrant downtown, fundraiser for K9 Units throughout Racine as well, attract new people to join the DRC and support our mission.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - Friday, September 28, 2018
Sponsors:
Sand County Foundation
Goals:

The national advisory team will meet to assess conservation effects on agricultural lands to address water quality.  These are the nation’s leading experts in addressing agricultural conservation challenges with capacity to reach the major institutions that can communicate with agricultural producers, conservation leaders, policy makers, scientists and others to deliver enhanced conservation outcomes.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - Friday, October 12, 2018
Sponsors:
Carthage College
Goals:

With a new president of the College and a new board chair, the Trustees will spend time reviewing, reconsidering, and rethinking their individual roles as Trustees, and their collective role as the governing board.

Monday, March 23, 2020 - Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Sponsors:
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
Goals:

The purpose of the 2020 Wright Site Directors Summit is to convene the directors of Frank Lloyd Wright-designed public sites across the country to discuss key issues that are unique to Wright historic sites and house museums.  Topics will include engaging younger, non-traditional audiences; strengthening organizational governance; and developing fundraising and conservation management plans to ensure the continued preservation of the physical building and the sustained growth of its function as a historic site.