The IDEAL Conference 2020 is currently postponed.

Reasons To Attend The IDEAL Conference are Endless…But Here Are Top Six…

Cutting Edge Content

Level up with 24 powerful sessions in six tracks: Marketing, Technology, Leadership, Business & Fund Development, Advocacy and Research. You will take away new strategies and learn proven methods that will further your business and non-profit mission.

Meaningful Connections

Connect with 300 attendees, experts and forward thinkers in your field. Meet your next customer or vendor. For an elite networking opportunity, register for the Exclusive VIP event on September 18th and speed network with experts in small groups of no more than 10 participants.

Fun and Engaging

After new ideas, strategies, goodies and new friends, end each evening with a cocktail party and delicious food.

Powerful Speakers

Hear from 40 inspirational speakers that will motivate and empower you. Get inspired from leaders at the Malala Fund, Yoobi, Headspace Inc., Wix, NPO Solutions, and many more.

Convenient Location

The Garland is conveniently located in North Hollywood, a short drive from all areas of Los Angeles without the crazy traffic. With plenty of onsite parking, you can spend more time learning and connecting than looking for parking.

Big Value for the Money

The average conference costs $1,200, not including airfare and hotel. The IDEAL Conference only costs $545 for two powerful days - a small investment to further your personal knowledge, value proposition and achievements.

Who We Are

The IDEAL Conference is brought to you by Child Care Resource Center (CCRC), one of the largest non-profits in California at the forefront of advocacy, communications and research, and is led by nationally recognized members in the non-profit community. In just the past 15 years of its 40+ year history, CCRC has tripled in size, budget and impact, serving over 50,000 families every month at 25 locations spanning 22,500 square miles in Northern Los Angeles and San Bernardino County.

Convince Your Boss

Interested in attending but not sure if your boss will approve? That’s why we are here! Use our prewritten approval request letter. Just edit your personal information and you will be on your way to The IDEAL Conference!


Ignite new ways to spark change through collaborative and innovative experiences.


Discover new strategies and learn proven methods that will benefit your business or nonprofit.


Engage with industry experts in technology, leadership, advocacy, research, fundraising and marketing.


Advance and gain insight to better yourself and your organization.

Level Up

Level Up through motivating and empowering sessions.

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