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Upcoming Webinars and IN-PERSON PROGRAMS

Upcoming Nonprofit Discussions


In-Person Luncheons Schedule: Held monthly, luncheons are generally scheduled from 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM the second Wednesday* of each month from January to June and September to November. Convenient Washington, DC locations will vary.

Note the change from Tuesday to Wednesday for 2024 events:

  • Luncheon: Technology Panel | Wednesday, May 8, 2024
  • Luncheon: Strategic Planning for 21st Century Associations | Wednesday, June 5, 2024
  • Wednesday, September 11, 2024
  • Wednesday, October 9, 2024
  • Wednesday, November 13, 2024
  • Holiday Party: Tuesday, December 3, 2024

Registration: These events are open to Nonprofit Members, Nonprofit Non-Members, and Resource Members. Nonprofit and Resource Member attendance is free of charge (included in FAR’s return to a package membership model). There is a fee for nonprofit non-members, currently $85.00.

Size and Format: An educational presentation with an expert moderator facilitating a panel of IT, finance, HR, and operations experts, followed by interactive roundtables discussions.

Credits: FAR in-person luncheons programs are evaluated for CPE and CAE credits ensuring they meet the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. Every program that we offer which qualifies for CAE credit will clearly identify the number of CAE credits granted for full participation, and we will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies.

Virtual meetings for nonprofit members only.

2024 Schedule: Held monthly, Nonprofit Member Discussions are generally scheduled the third Wednesday of the month from 9:30 - 10:30 AM from January to May and September to November.

  • Nonprofit Member Discussion: Creative Use of Office Spaces | Wednesday, February 21, 2024
  • Nonprofit Member Discussion: Creating a Motivating Workspace: Secrets to Keeping Staff Happy | Wednesday, March 20, 2024
  • Wednesday, April 17, 2024
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2024
  • Wednesday, September 18, 2024
  • Wednesday, October 16, 2024
  • Wednesday, November 20, 2024

Registration: These events are open to Nonprofit Members (with an option to bring a nonprofit guest). These are facilitated, informal conversations with an expert on the topic of discussion and a FAR member moderating. Size of the group is limited to 25 nonprofit participants.

What our members are saying about FAR programs

"I am very pleased to be a FAR member. I enjoy meeting new peers and vendors at the events expanding my professional network and having an opportunity to learn. FAR hosts a nice circle of professionals who, through their work, support the nonprofit field and it is awesome!" - Irina Zabello, Vice President, Finance and Administration, Afterschool Alliance

"Extremely well executed program with top quality subject matter experts, solid takeaways." - David Diedrich, Berkshire CFOs, Bronze Member

Luncheon Locations Vary - we are exploring sites in Washington, DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia!

Nonprofit Member Breakfast Locations Vary

December 13, 2019 Nonprofit Breakfast at Cresa

FAR Headquarters

11709 Bowman Green Drive

Reston, VA  20190




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