The Associates of the American Foreign Service Worldwide (AAFSW) was established in 1960 and is the oldest non-governmental organization supporting the American diplomatic community.
AAFSW is a primary advocate and serves as a support network for family members of Foreign Service employees. AAFSW advocacy was responsible for the creation of the Family Liaison Office, Overseas Briefing Center, and the Foreign Service Youth Foundation.
AAFSW membership extends to all of the foreign affairs agencies. We participate in the InterAgency Roundtable (quarterly information sharing events for family member support offices from all foreign affairs agencies) and the Foreign Affairs Council (a forum for non-governmental organizations related to the Foreign Service.
AAFSW cordially invites you to a special guided tour to the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) on Thursday, December 8 at 11:00 am. The museum is located on the National Mall at Constitution Avenue. RSVP to AAFSW at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, December 2nd. Note that we have limited space, so please […]
We cordially invite you and your spouse to join us to celebrate this special holiday by sharing your customs, traditions, and food. Please come to a fun holiday party, and be sure to bring a gift to exchange (approximately $10 value), your favorite dish to share, and $10 per person for non-members/$5 per person for members. […]
As we enter the gift-giving season, we hope that you will think about your gift to AAFSW, which provides so many services to you and the Foreign Service Community. Here are just a couple of ways you can help: We always need your immediate gift of cash. It goes a long way in helping us […]
The Associates of the American Foreign Service Worldwide cordially invites you to celebrate the holidays with a lovely cultural program presented by the Indonesian Embassy, on Monday, December 5th at 10:30 a.m. in the George Marshall Auditorium at the Department of State. We will have the opportunity to learn more about the beautiful Indonesian culture […]