International Conference 2014

June 21-24, 2014

The RESULTS/RESULTS Educational Fund International Conference brings together more than 400 of our grassroots activists from around the world to advance anti-poverty efforts in the U.S. and globally. Our conference is an opportunity for activists to hear from world-class speakers, get the most up-to-date legislative and policy information, and hone their advocacy skills in preparation for a day of Capitol Hill and World Bank advocacy.

Registration Description
       Full Conference

Early:        $165 until April 15

Standard:   $240 April 16 – June 2

Late:         $315 June 3 – June 21

       Day Rate Standard:    $85 

2014 RESULTS/REF Conference Materials

Materials from sessions at our 2014 International Conference plenaries and workshops

Lobby meeting report form

Photos of the 2014 RESULTS International Conference

Customizable media advisory to share with the local press

Resources for Those Attending This Year's Conference


Below is a sampling of our 2014 conference agenda. All events from Saturday, June 21 to Monday, June 23 take place at the DoubleTree by Hilton.


June 21st


  • REAL Change Program kick-off

  • Leadership and Media Intensive Workshops

  •  Conference Opening Celebration
  •  Conversation with Tavis Smiley
  •  Skills Workshops
  • Everyday Heroes Dash — 5k run/1 mile walk

  • Karaoke! 


June 22nd





  • Overviews of U.S., Global, and International Poverty Campaigns

  • A conversation with Marian Wright Edelman

  • Plenaries on global education and hearing from those with firsthand experience of poverty

  • Skills Workshops

  • Our Global Impact: RESULTS Affiliates and International Partners around the World

  • Film Festival


June 23nd



  • Coffee with RESULTS Grassroots Board Members

  • Understanding Economic Mobility:
    How We Can End Poverty in America by 2030!

  • Keynote by World Bank President Jim Yong Kim

  • Using Media to Change the World featuring David Bornstein and Michael Gerson 

  • Interview with Sean Astin


June 24th


  • Lobby Day Kick-off on Capitol Hill

  • Lobby meetings on Capitol Hill

  • Advocacy Meetings at the World Bank

  • Congressional Reception (6-8 pm) at the Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Avenue NW

RESULTS has limited scholarship funds available for current RESULTS volunteers. Contact Meredith Dodson ([email protected]) for details. 



Hotel Reservation Information

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
Washington DC - Crystal City
300 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA, 22202
Tel: (703) 416-4100


Group rate is available until May 17, 2014.

Option 1:  Call the Double Tree by Hilton directly at 1-800-222-TREE (8733) and refer to group code “REF”.

Option 2:  Visit the hotel registration website.

Reference:  RESULTS Educational Fund International Conference.

Please do not call the RESULTS office with questions about the hotel or room reservations. You must contact the hotel directly.

Room Rates:  Our discounted group standard room rate is $169 per night, single or double occupancy. An additional $20 per night per person applies to groups of three and four registered to a room. Taxes are not included.

Reserve early to get the special $169 per night : Please note that Saturday, Sunday, and Monday nights are our peak occupancy nights. The first 200 rooms will be available at the standard $169 rate. Once those are reserved, a limited quantity of additional rooms will be available for $189 per night.

Limited Quantity of Rooms:  We encourage you to make your reservation early! Once our block of rooms is gone, we will be unable to secure additional rooms at our rate.

The hotel would be pleased to extend discounted pricing for the following premium room types. There is no obligation to your organization, and room types and rates are subject to availability at the time of reservation.

  Single Rate Double Rate
Basic Room  $ 169.00  $ 169.00
View Rooms  $ 189.00  $ 189.00
Jr. Suites  $ 199.00  $ 199.00
Jr. Balcony Suites  $ 204.00  $ 204.00
One Bedroom Suites  $ 219.00  $ 219.00

All room rates are net non-commissionable and are quoted exclusive of appropriate state and local taxes, fees and assessments, currently 13%.