Q: What time does the conference start/end? A: Registration Check In begins at 7:30am. Morning session begins at 8:30am. The conference ends at 5pm. Click herefor the full schedule.
Q: Is there a minimum age for attendance? A: Yes, the minimum age is 14 years old.
Q: What should I bring to the conference? A: We suggest bringing a Bible, notepad, and writing materials. You may also wish to bring devotionals such as a Rosary and other favorite prayers. We recommend bringing a sweater, as it may be cold in the sessions. You may also want to bring kneelers for during Mass and Adoration.
Q: Will childcare be provided? A: One of our primary goals for the conference is to offer a day "away from it all" for women to have some intentional time with Jesus and build community with other women in Pittsburgh - for this reason, we will not be offering childcare this year. Nurslings/newborns/babes in arms can come as is necessary - we will provide a quiet room for nursing and/or pumping mothers.
Q: Where should I park? A: When entering the airport entrance follow the yellow commercial curb signs. The Hotel will be located on your left side. This is the entrance to the hotel’s motor lobby for arrivals and departures only. To park your vehicle, continue on past the hotel (following the hotel parking and airport exit signs). You will come to the Long-Term Parking entrance on the left.
Park as close to section 2C or 4C for closest access to entrance doors. Carpooling is strongly encouraged.
A discounted rate of $5 is available for conference participants parked in Long Term or Extended Parking. To take advantage of the discounted rate, you MUST pick up a parking pass at the CWF Merch table on the day of the conference.
Q: Is lunch included? A: Yes, lunch is included with your registration.
Q: Are you able to accommodate food allergies? A: Our food services department will be happy to accommodate your dietary needs as much as possible. Within the registration process, you are able to select your lunch option. If you have any questions feel free to email us.
Q: Is there Financial aid available for the conference? A: A limited number of scholarships are available. For more information, pleaseemail us.
Q: What is your Cancellation and Refund Policy A: Your registration fee will be refunded if requested before October 13, 2018. In order to minimize processing fees, a $5 cancellation fee will be applied at the time of your refund. Refunds may take up to 2 weeks to process.
Q: What do I need to know if I have to cancel or make changes to my registration? A: If you need to cancel or make a change to your reservation, pleaseemail us.
Q: How can I contribute financially to CWF/the conference? A: Donations of any size are welcome and appreciated! All donations are tax-deductible. Checks can be made payable to the Diocese of Pittsburgh with CWF in the memo, and sent to: Catholic Women's Fellowship Attn: Sponsorship 7806 Noblestown Road McDonald, PA 15057