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Frequently Asked Questions

We address the frequently asked questions for those who are considering attending the GetReal conference. This FAQ page answers those questions, but if you have further questions, please use our Contact Page.

Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 9:00am – 4:00pm CST. Doors will open at 8:15am.
Holiday Inn

800 South Route 31
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

There are 500 complimentary parking spaces at the hotel.
Yes, a block of rooms has been reserved for $114.00/night under the name Get Real Conference. You may reserve a room online at the Holiday Inn  or call 815-477-7000 to make your reservation with the group rate. Please mention the Get Real Conference when you book to get the discounted rate. The group rate is good for Friday night only and must be reserved by October 1st. This link will Not Work On Mobile Devices.
Although there is no “free shuttle”, there are transportation services for a fee that would bring you to and from the hotel. The hotel recommends American Taxi at 847-255-9614.

We would also recommend using Uber by downloading the Uber App to your electronic device.

  • Chicago O’Hare International – 10,000 West O’Hare Ave., Chicago, IL – 35 miles to Holiday Inn
  • Midway International Airport – 5700 S. Cicero Ave., Chicago, IL – 52-60 miles to Holiday Inn
  • Chicago Rockford Int’l Airport – 2 Airport Cr, Rockford, IL – 50-56 miles to Holiday Inn General
  • Mitchell International Airport – 5300 S. Howell Ave,  Milwaukee, WI – 67 miles to Holiday Inn
Although we will be addressing issues pertaining to mother/daughter relationships, we encourage all women to attend because of the truths learned concerning healthy relationships. You will benefit greatly by attending!
You can register one of two ways: Register online at Our Get Real Conference Page. Or  download our pdf version of our Registration Form here and send it in the mail. Walk in Registration on the day of the conference are also welcome.
The price for the conference is $50 – Mother $35 – Daughter.
Yes, if you purchase 10 tickets, the 11th is free. You must download the Mail In Registration Form and fill out one for per family. Please mail in all forms in one envelope with one check.  Add your group name to the form.
Yes, please email Laurie at registration@girlsembracingtruth.com with “scholarship” written in the subject line.
Yes, please  make a donation using our Donation Button. Or send a check to Girls Embracing Truth.  Please use our Contact Form and Check the Donation Option to receive mailing instructions.

Yes, we encourage you to bring friends and family to share the experience, information and encouragement.
Tickets are non-refundable, but they are transferable to another person. Please send us updated information (name, address, email address and phone) on the attendee taking your place and clarify that you have transferred your registration to this person.
You will receive an email confirmation from registration@girlsembracingtruth.com immediately if you register online. When your registration form is received via mail, a confirmation email will be sent.
Yes, that is not a problem. We want you to be able to choose the topic which is most helpful to you.
Yes, please note that the conversion rate of US dollars will be applied. You will absorb all international transaction fees.
Yes, a boxed lunch is included in your fee. Coffee will be provided through lunch. Water will be provided throughout the day. Snacks are not provided so please feel free to bring your own.
No, we are sorry we cannot provide childcare.
No, seating is first come first serve. Come early and find a comfortable place to sit.
Yes, we will have an interpreter for the hearing impaired and access for wheelchairs. Email Kim at info@girlsembracingtruth.com to let her know your needs.
Please feel free to wear comfortable clothing.
Please come with a Bible, pen, paper and snacks if desired.
No, we do not have exhibits at this conference.
Yes. Volunteers will be happy to direct you to the Resource Center.
Yes, we do have a prayer room with women ready to pray with you throughout the conference. Volunteers will be happy to direct you to the prayer room. There will be information at the registration table.
Please visit our Contact Form and check the Prayer Team option to be added to our prayer team.  We will let you know how you can be a part of our prayer team.
Yes, we would love to have you! You do not need to attend with anyone else, but you will meet new friends.