Call for Writers: Raising Kids in the Foreign Service

Writers, parents, and friends, we need your help! AAFSW is in search of volunteers to write essays about raising kids in the Foreign Service for our latest book project. We want to hear about your experiences, best practices, and words of advice for newcomers and old-timers who could use a few more tips. We have […]

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Happy Hour April 7

AAFSW Happy Hour to welcome spouses, partners and employees from the new A-100 and Specialist Classes Tuesday, April 7 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Capitol Room, Oakwood Falls Church, 501 N. Roosevelt Boulevard, Falls Church, VA 22044. Come and enjoy: – Wine and great snacks – Networking – A fun (but optional) “speed-meeting” session between new […]

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Benefits of Social Media: April 13

AAFSW and the Foreign-Born Spouses Group invite you to a presentation: “Benefits of Social Media.” This event, accompanied by a luncheon, will take place at the residence of one of our members on Monday, April 13th at 11.30 a.m. Sonia Moore, our presenter, has an Industrial Engineering degree from University of Lima, and a ITIL v6 […]

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AAFSW Board Candidates Needed!

Add Your Voice, Have Fun, Get Experience, Help Others Are you in the Washington, DC area? Are you returning to DC this summer? AAFSW needs you! AAFSW brings the Foreign Service community together: spouses/partners, employees, and retirees. We are YOUR voice, advocating for Eligible Family Members as an independent organization. As an established non-profit with […]

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Leading From the Heart: Diana the Diplomat April 22

AAFSW invites you to a program, “Leading from the Heart: Diana the Diplomat,” on Wednesday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. at the Department of State. Our speaker will be Mr. Patrick Jephson, former Chief of Protocol to Diana, Princess of Wales. Born and raised in Ireland, Mr. Jephson earned a Master’s degree in Political Science […]

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Nominees Sought: SOSA, CCE-EFM, Tragen Awards

Seeking Outstanding Volunteers Abroad for SOSA’s 25th Anniversary The Associates of the American Foreign Service Worldwide (AAFSW) annually presents the Secretary of State Award for Outstanding Volunteerism Abroad (SOSA) to recognize the most exceptional volunteer efforts by Foreign Service employees and family members abroad. During its 25-year history, the program has honored more than 100 awardees […]

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Meet Anne Abernathy, Olympic Athlete: May 12

AAFSW invites you to a program featuring Anne Abernathy. Born in 1953, she is the oldest female athlete in any sport to compete in six Winter Olympic Games. A woman of great courage and determination who overcame severe brain injuries, cancer and multiple broken bones, Anne won many awards, including the Athletes International Olympic Athlete […]

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Letter From the President: Especially for CLOs

Ten Ways AAFSW Can Help You Help Your Overseas Post Community As an independent non-profit and peer-to-peer network, AAFSW has a lot to offer Community Liaison Office coordinators (CLOs) to help support and advise employees and family members at post. Here are some suggested ways to make good use of our networks and services! 1) […]

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