Our Services

AAFSW offers many services to members, including the Foreign Service Hub (FSHub.org), Classified Ads and Online Housing Office (aafswclassads.org), Evacuee Support, and more. 

Art & BookFair

AAFSW’s annual Art & Book Fair (ABF) takes place every October (second and third weekends) in the Exhibition Hall and main courtyard of the State Department in Washington, DC.

Foreign Born Spouses Group

The AAFSW Foreign Born Spouses Group is a close-knit group of members from far and wide, from various cultures and countries.

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Spouses in Transition

AAFSW offers advice to Foreign Service spouses/partners who are experiencing separation and/or divorce.

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Evacuee Support

Since the 1980s, AAFSW’s Evacuee Support Network (ESN) has met evacuees from post to the Washington, DC area.

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EFM Employment

AAFSW advocates for EFM employment in and outside the mission.


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Oral History Project

The AAFSW Spouse Oral History Collection is housed at the Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training (ADST) at the George P. Shultz National Foreign Affairs Training Center in Arlington, Va.

Fun for Funds

AAFSW’s Fun for Funds committee hosts ng events for AAFSW members and guests to raise funds for AAFSW.

Online Housing Office

AAFSW’s Housing Office helps Foreign Service families who are relocating to the DC area to find housing as well as allows Foreign Service families to advertise their property before going on an overseas assignment.

Foreign Service Hub

AAFSW’s one stop site for all Foreign Service-relevant links.


AAFSW’s book store, Bookstore, where second hand books are sold, is located in Foggy Bottom right by the doors which go out to the Garage.