Planting Seeds of Partnership

“Planting Seeds of Partnership”
2019 State Conference for Successful Migrant and Seasonal
Farm Workers and their Families

This first annual statewide conference aims to encourage collaboration and learning among community partners that serve migrant and seasonal farmworkers and their families. Our ultimate goal is to advance the lives of farmworkers and their families by improving educational, employment, and health outcomes.

April 15, 2019: Pre-Conference
Mental Health First Aid
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
April 16-17, 2019
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
April 18, 2019
8:30 am – 12:00 pm
**Note: Thursday, April 18th is reserved for organization-specific meetings. At this time, only MEP and NDOL staff should plan to attend.**

Location: Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Center, 210 Second Avenue, Kearney, NE

Complete and submit the Registration form.  The conference registration fee is $80 per person and includes conference materials, luncheon, and refreshments. Once the Registration form is completed and submitted, Carolyn Koch, ESU 7, will reply by email with an invoice for the registration fee. Checks should be made out to ESU 7 and mailed to Carolyn Koch.  Registration deadline is April 8, 2019.

Educational Service Unit #7
Attn: Carolyn Koch
2657 44th Avenue
Columbus, NE 68601-8537
Federal Tax I.D. #47-0499223
Phone: 402.564.5753, Extension 1039
Fax: 402.563.1121

Including host hotel, the Holiday Inn, there are numerous hotel options within easy walking distance to the conference: La Quinta Inn, Fairfield Inn, and Hampton Inn to name a few. Still more are a short drive or longer walk away. Here is a link to hotels that are closest:

We do not have a block or group rate available.

Updated February 27, 2019 8:07am