DCON

DCON 2018: Service So Sweet!

Join us for this year’s Southwest CKI District Convention on February 23rd-25th, 2018 at the Holiday Inn Express Phoenix-Mesa/Chandler in Mesa, Arizona. Come together as a district for service, fellowship, and celebration of an incredible term. To optimize your experience, we suggest you arrive on Friday, February 23rd, 2018 by 5:00 pm and depart on Sunday, February 25th, 2018 after 12:00 pm. We can’t wait to see you there!

Registration for DCON has three parts all due by February 2, 2018:

1. Registration Payment – *Registration prices are $97, but will increase to $107 on February 2, 2018
2. Registration Form
3. Booking your Hotel Room

REGISTER HERE

Optional Applications

KIF SCHOLARSHIP

This year, the Kiwanis International Children’s Foundation is giving away two scholarships valued at $2,000 each. The application is included at the link above. Be sure to submit all materials by February 18th to be considered!

Awards Applications

This is the awards form. Awards include distinguished president, distinguished vice president, distinguished secretary, distinguished treasurer, distinguished bulletin editor, distinguished faculty advisor, distinguished Kiwanis advisor, outstanding club member, individual service hours, club service hours, distinguished club, club newsletters, club t-shirt, club website, traditional scrapbooks, non-traditional, and outstanding social media presence.

Potential Candidate Information Letter

This document is for people interested in running for district office at this year’s DCON.

DCON Program Ads

Interested in having your business advertised in our program? Learn more here!

Packing List

Please make sure you bring these items to DCON.

      • DCON 2018 Packing List

        Clothing

        • 1 Outfit for Service Projects
        • 2 Business Casual Outfit
        • 1 Professional Outfit (If candidate)
        • 1 Formal Outfit (Governor’s Banquet)
        • CKI Shirt
        • Comfortable clothes for the ride back
        • Pajamas
        • Onesie (Fellowship Night)
        • Closed toed shoes
        • Business/Professional Shoes
        • Undergarments

        Shower/Personal Supplies

        • Toothbrush/Toothpaste
        • Sunscreen
        • Other Toiletries

        Other Items

        • Medication/Medical Card
        • ID
        • Wallet
        • Electronics
        • Chargers
        • Spare change for St. Baldrick’s
        • Money for outside expenses
        • Notebooks and writing utensils (Workshops)
        • Snacks

         

Preliminary Schedule

Friday, February 23, 2018

3:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m. Setup

6:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m. Check In/Social

9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Opening Session

10:00 p.m. -12:00 a.m. House of Delegates I/Games

 

Saturday, February 24, 2018

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Service

 

 

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Kiwanis Family Luncheon

1:40 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Workshops

 

  • 1:40 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. Round 1

 

      • Newly Elected Presidents and VP’s
      • Newly Elected Secretaries, Treasurers, and Bulletin Editors
      • Transitioning from College

 

  • 2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Round 2

 

      • Recruitment/Retention
      • Stress Management
      • Service

 

  • 2:50 p.m. – 3:20 p.m. Round 3

 

      • Fundraising
      • Time Management
      • Self-Care/Mental Health

 

  • 3:25 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Round 4

 

    • Geeky Trivia
    • Cooking
    • Disney Sing Along

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Suit Up

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Caucus

7:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Governor’s Banquet

11:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. Fellowship Night

 

Sunday, February 25, 2018

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. House of Delegates II

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Closing Session

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Pass Down Meeting