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2018 POMC National Conference

Friday, August 3, 2018, 12:00 AM

National Conference of PARENTS OF MURDERED CHILDREN (POMC), Inc.-  For families and friends of those who have died by violence.  2018 Theme:  "Find STRENGTH in unity, LOVE in fond memories, and HOPE in the future"    This supportive weekend is our Parents Of Murdered Children National Conference.  There are touching programs and informative and supportive workshops.   It is put together by a loving, small group of National Staff and committed volunteers who give of their time and talents in memory of their murdered loved one(s).  Attending your first conference may not be easy, but by the end of the weekend you will be able to face another day with new hope and encouragement. The Double Tree by Hilton- Washington DC- Crystal City will be the site of the 2018 POMC Conference.  The hotel rate is $109.00 plus tax per night for Conference attendees.  Hotel reservations should be made by contacting the hotel no later than July 12, 2018.  To obtain the special room rate, please indicate you are attending the POMC Conference.  A limited number of rooms will be guaranteed at this rate.  Please make reservations as soon as possible.  Check-in time is 4:00pm and check-out time is 11:00am.   DoubleTree by Hilton- Washington DC- Crystal City, 300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22202 For information on the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC-Crystal City and for booking, Please click HERE. For a full list of FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ's), please click HERE: HOW TO REGISTER online here: (please read BEFORE beginning to register) (To register as in previous years, read at bottom of this page.) 1.  Once you click the green "Register" button above, it will open a new window to complete your registration form.  (Note:  Once you start filling out the form, if you click your back arrow, you will have to start over again.) 2.  When you see the box with the selection of registration forms, you’ll need to scroll down to see all the choices including:  - Donation of a Registration  - Workshop Sponsor  - Table Host, etc. A detailed description of what is included with each option and the cut-off date for that option is written directly beneath the title. 3.  Clicking on the quantity box will give you the option to choose how many registrations you want.  You’ll be able to keep track of your total quantities and dollar amount at the bottom of the page as you go along. 4.  If you select a quantity of more than 1, you’ll have an opportunity to fill in the additional information (ex. other registrants, table host name, workshop sponsor, etc.) in the next step. 5.  When you feel you’ve accurately completed this part of your registration, click on the green “Check Out" button. Remember that if you have to go back for any reason, you’ll need to start from the beginning again. 6.  After you have filled out your payment information, continue to scroll down to fill out the information for each registration. At the bottom of this section is the T-Shirt sales and Memorial Conference Book submission section. 7.  Once you have checked out you will receive a Confirmation Email. -------------------------------------- **IF YOU ARE HAVING ANY PROBLEMS REGISTERING, or wish to PAY BY CHECK, you may click HERE to get the registration form where you can print after filling it out and mail it in, as done in previous years.  We would love to include all attendee's loved one's photo(s) at no cost in the Memorial Video and on the Picture Wall. However, these photos must be received by: JUNE 8, 2018 (These are separate from Memorial Book photos.) ** NO NEED TO SEND A PHOTO IF YOU ATTENDED LAST YEAR'S CONFERENCE** Please email photo to: pomcconference@gmail.com. Any questions, or if you need assistance, please call the National Office at: 888-818-7662.

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