Since 2014, the Building for the Future Conference has been the premier gathering for Zimbabweans and friends of Zimbabwe in Kansas.

The conference is an opportunity to experience great fellowship, speakers, music.  It’s also a chance to worship together in both English and Shona. The event is hosted at Southwestern College in Winfield, Kansas.  The conference brings together people from across the United States as well as England, Canada, and Zimbabwe.

Get up-to-date information about speakers and musicians and connect with a 400+ person community at the event’s Facebook page.

Building for the Future Conference 2024

July 11-14, 2024
Southwestern College, Winfield, Kansas, USA

Fellow Zimbabweans and Friends of Zimbabwe – please mark your calendars for July 11th to July 14th, 2024 for a weekend of fellowship and worship on the campus of Southwestern College in Winfield, Kansas.  The event promises to be a lot of fun!

Price & Accomodations
Cost is $150.00 per person, which includes lunch and dinner meals and a t-shirt. There will be no on-campus accommodations this year. There are hotel rooms available at the Quality Inn. Mention the Building for the Future Conference to receive a special rate! To get the discount reservations must be made by June 28, 2024.  Attendees are encouraged to check in on Thursday, July 11th, and check out on Sunday, July 14th.

The program will start at 8:30 am on Friday, July 12th in Messenger Recital Hall on Southwestern College’s Campus.

For more information, contact Tozoona ‘Jacob’ Maforo at or visit Southwestern College’s event page.

To register, please visit this link! Registration deadline is June 28, 2024.

Please contact Brittany Donals, director of camps and conferences, with any issues or questions regarding registration. Email: or via phone at 620-229-6141.

Building for the Future Facebook Page