The Village to Village Network conducts various events and staff of the Network are invited to present at conferences and workshops around the country. For any upcoming Village to Village events, please see our Event Calendar. Materials from conferences in 2010 and earlier can be accessed by clicking here - Archive - Conference and Symposiums
5th Annual National Village Gathering
November 11-13, 2013
St. Louis, MO
2014 celebrated the 5th year of the National Village Gathering. This conference focused on the theme - Gateway to Connected Living: The Village Movement. We highlighted some of the great things going on across the country throughout the Village Movement. The conference included new ways to connect and introduced three new awards, Village Volunteer of the Year, Beacon and Promising Practice Award. Click Here for highlights from the conference and to view the presentations.
4th Annual National Village Gathering
October 15th-17th, 2012
The 4th Annual National Village Gathering was held in Atlanta, GA in 2012 on October 15th-17th. The theme for the Gathering was Connecting Villages: Community-Collaboration-Cooperation. Village from across the country, and even the world, gathering to build lasting connections and learn the latest in Village innovations.
Click here for materials from the 4th Annual National Village Gathering.
Northern California Village Convening
September 13, 2012
Sponsored through the generous support of the Archstone Foundation as part of the Creating Age Friendly Communities through Sustainable Villages, the Northern CA Village Convening brought together community members and Village pioneers from across the state of California for a one day peer learning exchange on the Village model. This symposium brought 90 participants together Village peers to exchange knowledge on developing and sustaining Villages in California. We are pleased to make the presentation materials available to all members to support continued learning and outreach to a national audience.
Please click here to access all of the presentation materials from the Convening.
3rd Annual National Village Gathering
The 3rd Annual National Village Gathering was held in Oakland, CA on October 24-26, 2011. Attended by over 200 Village representatives from across the nation, the conference "Bridging the Gap: From Start up to Sustainability" provided attendees an opportunity to exchange ideas with Village peers and learn from experts in the field how to create sustainable organizations.
We are pleased to make the presentation materials available to all VtV Network members to support continued learning and outreach to a national audience. Please click here to view all of the 2011 Gathering Materials.