Join Christian community developers, students, and organizations from around the world for this year’s FIDC at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan! The conference is from February 2-4, 2012.
The conference (FIDC) explores where faith, development and poverty meet. Participation has grown to over 600 students, faculty leaders, and organization representatives from all over North America and the world. FIDC balances prayerful discernment of student’s callings, realtionship building among students and professionals, and practical learning about international dvelopment. Past speakers have included Dirk Booy, Executive Vice-President of World Vision Canada, and Leymah Gbowee, leader in the Liberian women’s peace movement.
Special offer for King’s students: Every year, the Micah Centre sponsors about 6 students for up to $500 each to attend FIDC in Grand Rapids, MI. To get a grant application, see Hannah De Jong in the Micah Centre and return filled application by December 6, 2011. Students are responsible for registering and booking flights on their own.
More info and registration at http://www.calvin.edu/academic/ids/conference/