25th Annual APRIL Conference Power of Rural half moon and star
Join us in Grand Rapids, Michigan
October 25th-28th, 2019 for our 25th Anniversary Conference

"The Power of Rural"

Youth Conference: "Reflect, Learn, Act"


Amway Grand Hotel

Room Rate: 119/night+ tax

Note: Preconference and Youth Conference on October 25th, Main Conference October 26th-28th 

A dedicated website is now available hotel rooms online. Reservations can be made starting Feb 15, 2019 
Booking Website:


Call for Workshops Now Open

Please use the following link to submit your workshop for the 2019 conference



Join Us At the Conference

Conference Registration Print form

Online Registration

Exhibitor/Vendor Information and Application

 Important Conference hotel and transportation information

2019 Youth Scholarship Application

Celebrate and Honor

Earl Walden Award Nomination Form

Linda Gonzales Youth Award Nomination


Support the Conference

25th Annual Conference Support Form

Billy holding table in room decorated like oval officeStatue of Rosa ParksFountain with Sierra standing in the middleLove sign

We had a ton of fun visiting the site and we hope you will too!

Images above: Billy Altom, in the Oval office ballroom in Amway Grand, Middle image Rosa parks statue on the walk around the hotel, Sierra Royster posing by a water fountain on the walk around the hotel, large blue love sign on walk around the hotel.

-APRIL Staff

Address Information:
11324 Arcade Drive, Suite 9
Little Rock, AR 72212

Phone Contact:
Phone: 501-753-3400
FAX: 501-753-3406