Monday, March 30, 2009

Pacific Northwest Microfinance Conference

Can YOU change Global Poverty?
The time to act is now. The tools to use start here.
Explore ways microfinance is making a difference globally — and get in the action at the 2009 Microfinance Conference.
Conference Highlights

Keynote speaker Matt Flannery, founder of Kiva
Friday, May 8, 7–9:30 p.m.,
Saturday, May 9, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Plenary and Breakout Sessions Featured Speakers
  • Rick Beckett, Global Partnerships
  • Tamara Cook, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Skip Li, founder, Agros International
  • Atul Tandon, World Vision

Breakout Sessions
  • Getting in the Action: 10 Ways You Can Help
  • Microfinance and Faith
  • Microfinance in a Time of Economic Crisis
  • Globally Connected: Microfinance and Technology
  • And more ...
Registration and Costs
  • Includes dessert on Friday and lunch on Saturday
  • Early registration costs (before April 30): $40 general / $10 for students
  • Registration costs after April 30, $50 general / $20 for students

Register today for this Pacific Northwest gathering in support of global development.

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