Foreign Affairs Day Friday, May 5, 2017 Department of State Foreign Affairs Day is celebrated every year on the first Friday in May. This year, on May 5, 2017, the Foreign Service Community got together in the Department of State to discuss the state of foreign affairs with other professionals and interact with the various organizations that serve our Foreign Service Community. From early in the morning, many of our AAFSW members volunteered their time to help with our AAFSW desk and distribute information regarding all that AAFSW offers to our members. Our gratitude and special thanks go to AAFSW members: Barbara Reioux, Lucy Whitley, Mette Beecroft, Sandy Taylor, Sheila… Read MoreContinue Reading
Highlights of ASEAN
On Friday, May 26, 2017, at the Dean Acheson Auditorium in the Department of State, the Associates of the American Foreign Service Worldwide (AAFSW) hosted over four hundred guests for a unique and beautiful cultural program, coordinated by the AAFSW Program Chair, Sheila Switzer, and presented by the ASEAN Women’s Circle (AWC), a social organization which includes 10 Asian countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam. This wonderful program was a “sequel” to another memorable AAFSW event, presented by the Indonesian Embassy Ladies’ Association in December 2016 at the Department of State, highlighting the Batak Ethnic Culture of the North Sumatra Province of Indonesia. The May… Read MoreContinue Reading
AAFSW Presents a Special Musical Soiree
A Special Musical Soirée Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. “A Musical Trip Around the World” featuring Deborah Miller, Lyric Soprano and Jennifer Heemstra, pianist DACOR Bacon House Washington, D.C. $60 per person $100 per couple AAFSW and the AAFSW FUN FOR FUNDS FUNDRAISING EVENTS COMMITTEE cordially invite you to welcome the fall on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the DACOR Bacon House, 1801 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20006. DACOR, an Organization of Foreign Affairs Professionals, has kindly offered to sponsor AAFSW and its guests for this amazing AAFSW Fundraising Event at the DACOR Bacon House, a historic… Read MoreContinue Reading
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