Periodically the National Office will hold Continuing Education sessions for program leaders and BeFrienders.
Current BeFriender Ministry National Office Events
Program Leader RoundTable Event
A Virtual Gathering to Connect with Program Leaders Nationwide
Date: Thursday September 28
Time: 11:00 – 12:00 am CDT OR 6:30 – 7:30 pm CDT
Fee: $20 per Program Leader
The Outsized Impact of Practicing Empathy and Kindness on Mind, Body and Spirit
Date: Thursday October 26, 2023
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm CDT
Virtual Event: During the week of October 26, registrants will receive an email with the event link.
Fee: $25 per person
$20 per person for ten or more from the same church/organization
Virtual BeFriender Candidate Training
Program Leaders have the option for BeFriender Candidates to be trained by Barb Schwery, Executive Director of BeFriender Ministry.