2018 CGTI Mid-Year Conference

Saturday, January 13 - Sunday, January 14 at the Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Normal, IL

*As of 12/5/17: We are at capacity for double rooms and are only accepting registration for king rooms. The registration fee remains $90/person and there is an additional $60 fee for king rooms - total $150. If you have any questions, please contact or call 217.528.7335 ext. 12. 

Registration Fee is $90/person.
In order to process applications, the registration fee must be submitted in full along with a completed application.

  • Includes: double room with a roommate(s), one afternoon break on Saturday, dinner Saturday, an evening celebration, evening break, and Sunday breakfast.
  • The Mid-Year Conference is a 24-hour event.
    • Additional fees apply for a single (king) room.
  • Application Deadline is December 15, 2017. 
    • Rooms are limited. 

Registration is open to any 6th - 12th grade youth or adult leader who is a part of their prevention group, Community Action Team (CAT), or Operation Snowball chapter. Youth/Adults did not have to attend the summer Institute.



Here's our agenda for the weekend. Additional information is sent directly to those who have completed the registration.
Check-in is from 12:00-12:30pm on Saturday and check-out is at 12:00pm on Sunday. 

Participants will be able to select their workshops and roommates prior to December 15. A maximum of 4 (same gender) participants can share a room. If the participant does not have a roommate request they will be paired with just one random roommate and will not have to share a bed. 

Would you like to sponsor an event at our Mid-Year Conference? 
If you would, click here to see the different levels and opportunities. 


Sunday, July 22 – Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.

Staff Training for Youth Staff, Volunteer Staff and Leadership Team will be held Friday, July 20 - Sunday, July 22.

Applications for CGTI 2018 will be available late February. 

If you have any further questions, please contact Ashley Webb, Director of Strategic Initiatives, at or call 217.528.7335 ext.12.