LOUISVILLE, Ky. (April 21, 2014)– Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will highlight United Methodist Women’s Assembly on Saturday, April 26 at the Kentucky International Convention Center. The event runs from April 25-27 and is expected to bring more than 7,000 women from around the world to downtown Louisville and generate $2.8 million of economic impact.
Clinton, a lifelong United Methodist, previously spoke at the 1996 United Methodist General Conference. She most recently served as U.S. Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013. She was a U.S. Senator from 2001 to 2009 and the First Lady of the United States from 1993 to 2001.
The three-day event will feature speakers, worship and more than 75 workshops covering topics on spiritual growth, leadership development and justice. On April 24, there will be a pre-event Ubuntu Day of Service with groups volunteering in the Louisville community.
Individual day passes for Friday and Sunday are $100 per day. Tickets for Saturday’s sessions are sold out.
For more information, visit new.gbgm-umc.org/umw/assembly.