The Warrensburg Area Chamber of Commerce and the Accelerated Christian Education Group will sponsor a week-long event beginning June 1. To hear KMZU’s Chelsea Wade talk with Visitor and Military Coordinator for the Warrensburg Area Chamber of Commerce Kristi Eckfeld, click here:
The program will have an economic benefit to the area of more than $80,000.00 and will bring together students from across the United States and five continents.
Press Release from The Warrensburg Greater Chamber of Commerce
Over 2,000 middle school and high school students from the United States and five continents will converge on the campus of the University of Central Missouri for the 41st annual International Student Convention (ISC) of Accelerated Christian Education (A.C.E.). A.C.E.?s International Student Convention will begin with registration at the Multipurpose Building on the UCM campus on Saturday, May 25, 2013 where students and their families will be greeted by the staff from the Greater Warrensburg Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center along with volunteers to provide information about the community and surrounding area. The convention ends May 31, 2013 with an awards rally at the Multipurpose Building.
The majority of the students will stay on the campus of the University of Central Missouri but their families will be staying in the local community. During their stay they will be enjoying our hotels and Bed & Breakfasts, eating at our local restaurants and shopping in our local stores. Please join the Greater Warrensburg Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center in welcoming this group to our Community.