Registration now open!

3rd Annual Active Leaders Student Conference
October 3, 2014

Mt. Pleasant Comfort Inn Hotel & Conference Center

Michigan Campus Compact (MiCC) will host the third annual Active Leaders Student Conference (ALSC) on October 3, 2014, which serves to prepare college student leaders to be change agents for the issues in which they are passionate. The purpose of ALSC is to develop community leaders across the state of Michigan.

Please note: you will need to know t-shirt sizes for all registrants. DATE EXTENDED! For those registered before September 22, you will receive your requested size. For those registered after September 22, we will make every effort to give you your requested size, but the order will have been placed so we cannot make any guarantees. Thanks for understanding!

Sponsorship Opportunities

ALSC is an opportunity to gather 150 of our state's best and brightest campus leaders to discuss community needs, models of leadership, and opportunities to create change. MiCC has several opportunities for our partners to engage as sponsors for this exciting event - we hope you will join us!
If you're interested in more information, please click here.

Thank you to Western Michigan University for your "Champions of Change" sponsorship.



Thank you to Michigan State University for your "Top Secret Partner" sponsorship.



Conference Exhibitor:




Keynote Speaker

Bridget Clark Whitney, Executive DirectorKids' Food Basket

Bridget Clark Whitney is the Executive Director of Kids’ Food Basket, a West Michigan nonprofit organization attacking childhood hunger to help young people learn and live well. During Bridget’s 12-year tenure, Kids’ Food Basket has undergone significant growth, from serving 125 children to 6,300 each weekday and from an annual budget of $20,000 to a $3.9 million. Kids’ Food Basket engages over 200 volunteers each day and was named the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 Nonprofit of the Year. Bridget was a keynote speaker at Southwest Michigan First’s 2014 Catalyst University, Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 ATHENA Young Professional, and was named by the Grand Rapids’ Business Journal as one of “40 Under 40” and “50 Most Influential Women in West Michigan.” Bridget holds a degree in Community Leadership from Aquinas College, and is completing a Masters of Social Justice at Marygrove College. She lives in Grand Rapids, MI with her scientist husband and toddler daughter.

8:30 - 9:00 a.m.  Registration & Breakfast 
9:00 - 9:45 a.m.  Welcome from MiCC
10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Content Sessions: Round One
11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Content Sessions: Round Two
Noon - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Keynote
1:15 - 2:00 p.m. Content Sessions: Round Three
2:15 - 3:45 p.m. Special Activity with Special Guests
3:45 - 4:00 p.m. Closing

Content Sessions Include:
Cultural humility
National Service opportunities
Alternative Spring Break-Backyard Style
Service Project 101
Finding Your Purpose & Passion Through Your Leadership Style
You Did WHAT in College? Putting your College Experience to Work for You
Experts in the Field: Working with Community Partners
Your Lifelong Journey of Service 
With many more being finalized - see you at the conference! 
For questions, contact Melissa Steward via email or at 517-492-2450.