Sunday – September 25, 2022

2:00 pm     Conference Opening

3:00pm      Opening Keynote: Building a Bridge of Resilience on a FABULOUS Foundation

                      Barbara Rubel, Griefwork Center, Inc. This program will focus on lessening the impact of

                         burnout, compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma.

5:00 pm     Opening Reception & Networking

6:00 pm     Dinner Buffet


Monday – September 26, 2022

7:30 am     Breakfast Buffet

8:15 am     Conference Opening for Day 2

8:30 am     Keynote: Building Bridges for True Social Change

                     Nell Edgington, President of Social Velocity, LLC

                        This session will provide both the strategic mindset and tactical frameworks necessary to help MMI 

                        grantees learn how to articulate the social change they seek and use that knowledge to Collaborate

                        in much bigger, more effective ways.

10:15 am   Nell Edgington – Round Table Discussion and Sharing

12:30 pm   Lunch Buffet

1:30 pm     Bridge Building Activity

2:00 pm     Grantee Highlights

                         Organizations to speak on successful bridges built for collaboration and systemic change.

3:00 pm      Renewal Activities

                      Barbara Rubel will present a renewal activity based on her session.  Other possible activities:

                         yoga, scenic walk, meditation, chair massages, outdoor games, etc.

5:00 pm     Banquet Reception

6:00 pm     St. Louise De Marillac Awards Banquet and Celebration of MMI’s 25 Years


Tuesday – September 27, 2022

7:30 am     Breakfast Buffet

8:15 am     Renewal Activities – see list from Monday

9:30 am     Bridge Building Activity

10:00 am   Building Bridges toward Racial Justice and Equity

                          Facilitated Panel Discussion highlighting Racial Justice and Equity as one of the tools used in

                          building bridges toward systemic change.

11:45 am   Break – Lite Lunch during Closing Session

12:00 pm   Closing and Sending Forth – special awards


(Catholic Mass as well as a non-denominational sunrise prayer service will also be offered each day.)