When will registration open?
Registration opened in February, 2018.
When will volunteer applications be available?
Volunteer applications will be available beginning August 1, 2018.
What is the cost to volunteer and how much time is required?
Cost to volunteer is $59 with a 10-hour commitment.
Can I register more than one person at a time?
Yes. Members and non-members alike can purchase multiple tickets for any event within the CCDA National Conference. The name of each attendant is required at the time of registration. For further questions, contact [email protected].
To assign names for purchased tickets, you must create an individual login with the email that was used on previous ticket purchases. For organizational members, the primary contact must login to purchase and manage tickets.
Groups of ten or more will receive the discounted rate of $159 per person. After July 31st, the rate for groups of ten or more is $199.
When is the last date to register for the conference?
The last day to register for the Rooted Conference is October 26, 2018. Registration will re-open on site at McCormick Place.
Is there anything special for youth at this conference?
Due to our shorter conference schedule, we will not be hosting a National Student Leadership Intensive (NSLI) this yeaar. We hope to bring the NSLI back at our 2019 Conference.
Will CCDA offer childcare at the conference?
Yes. Childcare registration will be available through the main conference registration page. Details coming soon!
Can people from outside the U.S. attend the National Conference?
Yes. International attendee information is available here.
How do I change or cancel my registration?
To change the name on a registration, please email [email protected] with any needed changes.
Why does CCDA charge change and cancellation fees?
Cancellation and change fees cover the staff and administrative costs that CCDA incurs in processing registrations, rebates and cancellations. Read CCDA’s Event Policies for more information.
What is the cost of an exhibit booth and program ad?
Local ministries with a social enterprise component are welcome to apply for an exhibit booth at our conference. Exhibit booths range in price depending on the size and location of the space. CCDA organizational members receive a 25% discount on exhibit booth costs. Program ads are also available. The deadline to sign up for an ad or an exhibit booth is August 4th. Check here for more information on ads and exhibit booths.
Can I ship items to the conference site for my exhibit booth?
Yes. After exhibit details have been finalized we will connect you with the venue decorator. They will assist with shipping costs and delivery.