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Annual Conference

Thank you to all who attended and supported the 2019 NAMI Missouri Annual Conference and congratulations to all Hall of Fame Honorees and newly elected board and council members. Special thanks to our event speakers, Amy Hoffman and Kyle Dooley, and to our generous sponsors: Compass Health, Sunovian, Cox Automotive, Missouri Mental Health Foundation, Missouri Telehealth Network, Missouri protection and Advocacy Services, Safer Homes Collaborative, Greater Mid-Missouri Foundation for Suicide Prevention and Friend of NAMI Dale Schotts. 


Registration

Mental Health Conference

The 2019 NAMI Missouri Annual Conference is scheduled for Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Jefferson City.

Date and Time
Saturday, April 13, 2019
9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Doors open at 9:30 am; Annual Meeting starts at 10:00 am
Lunch begins at 12:00 pm, followed by presentations, honors and awards

Location
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
422 Monroe St.
Jefferson City, MO 65101

Tickets
Early bird registration (Register before March 1 to save $5)
$20 Member – early registration
$30 Non-member – early registration

Regular registration (After March 1)
$25 NAMI member
$35 Non-member
$10 Limited income

Friends of NAMI Missouri registration (New this year)
$100/person or $150/couple – This special registration level includes 1 (individual) or 2 (couple) event ticket(s)/ meal(s) at a reserved table, name tags with sponsor designation, recognition during ceremony, in event brochure, and in NAMI Missouri newsletter.

Register online through Eventbrite or submit your by mail. Download the 2019 Conference Registration Form here.

Thank you to our 2019 partners and sponsors:

Compass Health Network

Cox Automotive

Missouri Mental Health Foundation

Missouri Telehealth Network

Missouri Alliance for Severe Mental Illness Exclusion (MASMIE)

Greater Mid-Missouri American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)


2019 Vendor Booths And Conference Sponsorships Available

The NAMI Missouri Annual Conference is a statewide one-day event designed to raise awareness of mental illness and NAMI Missouri’s work to support, educate and advocate on behalf of those living with mental health conditions and their families. The conference will be held Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Jefferson City, MO.

Sponsorship opportunities are available at multiple levels of commitment, ranging from $100 – $2,500. Sponsorship opportunities are available at multiple levels of commitment. Sponsor commitments are due by March 1, 2019 to ensure inclusion in printed materials. Sponsor payments are due by April 1, 2019. To secure a sponsorship, complete the Sponsorship Form.

Primary Event Sponsor (one available) $2,500
• Exhibitor booth (If attendance is not possible, promotional materials may be sent in advance to be displayed)
• 4 event tickets/ meals at reserved table and name tags with sponsor designation
• Individual sponsor recognition during ceremony
• Large acknowledgment in event brochure
• Framed Certificate of Thanks
• Large sponsorship listing and logo on event web page, individual thanks & acknowledgment on social media channels (pre and post conference), and large partnership recognition in NAMI Missouri newsletter

Champion Sponsor $1,000
• Exhibitor booth (If attendance is not possible, promotional materials may be sent in advance to be displayed)
• 4 event tickets/ meals at reserved table and name tags with sponsor designation
• Sponsor recognition during ceremony
• Large acknowledgment in event brochure
• Framed Certificate of Thanks
• Large sponsorship listing and logo on event web page, individual thanks/ acknowledgments on social media channels (pre and post conference), and Large Partnership recognition in NAMI Missouri newsletter

Supporting Sponsor $500
• Promotional materials displayed
• 4 event tickets/ meals at reserved table and name tags with sponsor designation
• Sponsor recognition during ceremony and in event brochure
• Certificate of Thanks
• Sponsorship listing on event web page, thanks/ acknowledgment on social media channels, and recognition in NAMI Missouri newsletter

Corporate Partner $250
• 2 event tickets/ meals at reserved table and name tags with sponsor designation
• Sponsor recognition during ceremony and in event brochure
• Sponsorship listing on event web page, thanks/ acknowledgment on social media channels, and recognition in NAMI Missouri newsletter

Non Profit / Government Partner $200
• Exhibitor Booth (If attendance is not possible, promotional materials may be sent in advance to be displayed)
• 2 event tickets/ meals at reserved table and name tags with sponsor designation
• Sponsor recognition during ceremony and in event brochure
• Sponsorship listing on event web page, thanks/ acknowledgment on social media channels, and recognition in NAMI Missouri newsletter

Friends of NAMI Missouri $100/person or $150/couple
• 1 (individual) or 2 (couple) event ticket(s)/ meals at reserved table and name tags with sponsor designation
• Recognition during ceremony and in event brochure
• Recognition in NAMI Missouri newsletter

For more information or to secure a sponsorship, complete the Sponsorship Form and submit it to NAMI Missouri, 3405 W. Truman Blvd. #102, Jefferson City, MO 65109 or email Kim Hoffman at kim@namimissouri.org


2019 Conference Flyer v1

 2019 Conference Flyer v2


2018 Annual Meeting + Luncheon

The 2018 NAMI Missouri Annual Meeting + Luncheon was a great success, including the membership meeting, member awards and a powerful presentation by Keynote Speaker Stephanie Appleby. During the membership meeting, members elected Diana Harper of Joplin, to her third term; Crystal Simler of Kirksville, to her first full term; and Debora Biggs and Amy Hoffman, both of Springfield, to their first terms on the NAMI Missouri Board of Directors.

Thank you to all who attended and supported this event by attending, shopping for NAMI Missouri gear from our new NAMI pop up store, and purchasing tickets from the raffle booth. Congratulations to all raffle winners who left with prizes ranging from beauty products to NAMI gear to tickets to many Missouri events and activities, including the Kansas City Zoo, Magic House Children’s Museum in St. Louis, Silver Dollar City, the Titanic Museum in Branson and Royals baseball tickets for NAMI Day at the K.

Awards and Honorees

Chris Fischer – NAMI Missouri Service Appreciation Award
NAMI Southwest Missouri – Achievement of NAMI Standards of Excellence
Steven Wilhelm and the Lee H. Cruse Trust – Supporter Appreciation Award
Alan Stoutz – NAMI Missouri Peer Dedication Award
Toni Flackmiller – NAMI Missouri Peer Dedication Award
Barb French  – NAMI Missouri Award for Excellence in Advocacy
Sherry Fischer – Outstanding Service and Dedication to NAMI Missouri
Eric Pahl – NAMI Missouri Service Appreciation Award
Les Joslyn – NAMI Missouri Service Appreciation Award

Special thanks to our event sponsors, supporters and raffle donors: 

Harris Foundation, Inc.

Kansas City Zoo

Lorraine Smith, Mary Kay Cosmetics

Magic House Children’s Museum, St. Louis

Missouri Department of Mental Health

NAMI Columbia

Silver Dollar City, Branson, Mo

Super Hair Salon, Jefferson City, Mo

Titanic Museum, Branson, Mo


2018 Meeting Details 

The 2018 NAMI Missouri Annual Meeting and Luncheon was held on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the Capitol Plaza Hotel in Jefferson City, and featured special guest Stephanie Appleby as the keynote speaker. Her story was most recently featured in Metro Woman Magazine, online here.

Featured Speaker
Stephanie Appleby

Date and Time
Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:30 am – 2:00 pm
Doors open at 10:30 am; Membership meeting starts at 11:00 am
Lunch begins at 12:00 pm

Location
Capitol Plaza Hotel and Convention Center
415 West McCarty Street
Jefferson City, MO 65101

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