When & Where

Money for Our Movements 2018:
A Social Justice Fundraising Conference

July 27-29, 2018*

Georgia State University, Atlanta

*The first session of the conference will begin at 9 a.m. on Friday and the last session will end by 12:45 p.m. on Sunday. View the full tentative schedule.

Where to stay

Click here to reserve on-campus housing & meals.

At Georgia State University, we will be housed in the University Commons (141 Piedmont Avenue NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30303residence hall featuring a private room in two or four bedroom apartment style units. Restrooms are located in the units and are shared with one other person. All units come with fully equipped kitchens, furnished bedrooms, and living spaces. ADA accessible apartments are also available.

Arrival day instructions:

Earliest Check-In: 9 a.m.

Latest Check-Out: 1 p.m.

The Front Desk is open 24-hours a day for your convenience.

Upon your arrival, if walking from MARTA or being dropped off, walk through the tunnel entrance at the northeast corner of Piedmont Avenue and John Wesley Dobbs Avenue. There is a security station on the left side; tell them your name and that you are an intern checking-in; they will open the handicap gate for you. Walk to the glass double-doors and knock. If you are driving follow the directions on the website and when you pull into the parking deck drive-way entrance, push the button on the grey pad and wait for an answer from the security station. Tell them your name and that you are an intern checking-in. They will lift the gate; drive up to the 4th level (Level P1) and knock on the double-door to the Lobby. If you have paid for parking you will be given a parking decal at check-in. Also, please know or write down your license plate number before you come to check-in,it is needed to register your vehicle and avoid ticketing.

If you have paid for parking you will be given a parking decal at check-in. Also, please know or write down your license plate number before you come to check-in, it is needed to register your vehicle and avoid ticketing. If you have any troubles with finding us on the day of, please contact the front desk at (404)413-1900.

There are two payment options for your convenience. You may pay via check that can be given to the front desk at time of payment or you may pay via our online Group Payment Portal via credit card ( Group Payment Portal https://goo.gl/nYyAsU ) You will also find a complete list of the housing Rules and Regulations that all guests are to adhere to while on campus. We encourage you to read through this document thoroughly and understand the consequences of any violations. This list is by no means finite or complete. Until the day and time of your check-in, if you have any questions or concerns please contact us via email at conferences@gsu.edu. Again, we highly anticipate your arrival and wish you safe travels.

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GSU Housing Rules & Regulations


Meals will be available in the Piedmont Central Dining Hall. Meals are buffet style, please click here for a sample menu. The dining hall has a wide variety of food available daily. If you have special dietary needs, please specify those needs in the space provided by GSU inside the reservation portal.

You can purchase breakfast and lunch for 7/27-7/29 as a discounted package through the online portal. You can also walk in and purchase meals a la carte. Approximate fees are as follows:

Breakfast: $8

Lunch: $10

Dinner: $14

If you have any questions, please contact conference coordinator zahra alabanza at conference@grassrootsfundraising.org. Thank you! 

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Getting to GSU

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