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Supporting Recovery Leaders since 2001


Recovery Leadership Summit

Saint Paul, MN

October 3 - 6, 2021


About The Summit

Come Celebrate with Us!

This year marks the 20th Anniversary of Faces & Voices of Recovery. In 20 years, many things have changed in the Recovery Movement, but our dedication to the mission has never wavered. Through your ongoing support we have been able to connect and help Recovery Community Organizations around the world and continue to work to change the way addiction and recovery are understood and embraced through advocacy, education and leadership.

Moving Forward Together

This year is Faces & Voices of Recovery's 20th Anniversary! The Recovery Leadership Summit brings together key leaders from Recovery Community Organizations (RCOs) across the nation for networking and learning opportunities.

Save the Date

OCT 3 - 6, 2021 This Recovery Leadership Summit will be held over the course of four days and is filled with exceptional presentations, critical discussions and optional early morning and evening activities.

Call for Presenters

We cordially invite you to submit a proposal to present at the Faces & Voices of Recovery 2021 Recovery Leadership Summit. The 2021 Recovery Leadership Summit will be held in October 2021


Sponsorship Opportunities

Thank you to our Corporate sponsors who are critical to sustaining and growing our work since 2001. As the nation's leading addiction recovery advocacy organization, your support helps move us closer to a world where the diverse voices of individuals and families affected by addiction are embraced and connected in communities, and are free from discrimination and injustice.

Presenting Sponsor

  • Three Tables with Priority Seating
  • VIP Reception Invitation
  • Present Vernon Johnson Award
  • Premium Event Signage
  • Premium Booth
  • Session Lead Opportunity
  • Website Recognition

Reception Sponsor

  • Two Tables with Priority Seating
  • Host VIP Reception
  • Exclusive Access to VIP Guests
  • Event Slideshow
  • Premium Event Signage
  • Oversized Booth
  • Website Recognition

Gold Sponsor

  • One Table with Priority Seating
  • VIP Reception Invitation
  • Lunch Sponsor
  • Premium Event Signage
  • Standard Booth
  • Website Recognition

Silver Sponsor

  • Six Priority Seats
  • VIP Reception Invitation
  • Premium Event Signage
  • Breakfast Sponsor
  • Standard Booth
  • Website Recognition

Bronze Sponsor

  • Four Priority Seats
  • VIP Reception Invitation
  • Coffee Sponsor
  • Standard Booth
  • Website Recognition

Exhibitor Sponsor

  • Two Priority Seats
  • Standard Booth

Contact Us for Pricing

Sponsorship Proposal 2021

The Sessions

Leadership Development (ld)

  • Leading/advocating for Peer Certification processes
  • Servant Leadership
  • Self-Care
  • Professional/Leadership Development
  • Ethics for Peer Leaders and Supervisors; Mentoring

Peer Recovery Support Services (PRSS)

  • Evidence-Based Practices
  • Recovery Planning
  • Medication Assisted Recovery
  • Assertive Outreach
  • Harm Reduction
  • Recovery Coaching
  • Telephone Recovery Support
  • Recovery Community Centers
  • Trauma-Informed Care
  • Diverse Populations

Capacity Building (CB)

  • Sustainability
  • Data Collection and Reporting
  • Board Development
  • Building Effective Partnerships; Fundraising; Participatory Process
  • Social Media/Marketing
  • Participant and Staff Retention
  • Insurance/Medicaid Reimbursement & Billing

Advocacy & Public Policy (APP)

  • Community Mobilizing
  • Advocacy Messages
  • State and National Issues
  • Eliminating Stigma and Discrimination
  • Working with Policy Makers

Family Focus (FF)

  • Tips and Tools for Welcoming Environments for Families
  • Creating Support Groups and Support Service for Families
  • National Resources
  • Best Practices for Supporting Families with Substance Use Disorders.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI)

  • Focus on the Recovery Community's ongoing mission to lift voices from communities of color or other marginalized groups.

The Venue

St. Paul RiverCentre

Saint Paul RiverCentre is the capital city's stunning convention, special event, and entertainment venue. With more than 250,000 square feet of versatile event space, it offers the perfect blend of easily configurable space, luminous, airy design, and outstanding customer service.

175 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN 55102
www.rivercentre.org | (651) 265-4800

The Accommodations

The Band is getting back together

We are going back to our beginnings and hosting this event in St. Paul, Minnesota. Rooms are reserved at

InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront
11 East Kellogg Boulevard, St. Paul, MN 55101
www.intercontinentalstp.com | 651.292.1900

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AHR Gala

American Honors Recovery (AHR) Gala

Leaders of the addiction recovery advocacy movement from across the nation will be honored at the America Honors Recovery Awards Dinner & Gala on October 4, 2021. AHR salutes the legacies of four dynamic recovery trailblazers who dedicated their lives to removing barriers for individuals and families affected by addiction and honors the future of their legacies.