2022 WFC Fall Hybrid Conference 

Breaking Through in '22

September 28th - 30th, 2022

Please join us in Bremerton at the Kitsap Conference Center. 

Presented by: United HealthCare & Humana

Sessions Schedule: Click here!

Whova app: Click here

Earlybird registration has been extended to 9/19
                                                                           Virtual Registration
Our virtual option has changed a bit.
We will now be recording 15 sessions and make those recording available to you after the conference.
We are sorry and hope this doesn't inconvenience you in any way. 
 
                                                                Non-Member Registration 

                                                           Please register multiple people one at a time.

                                                           ** Scholarships available for both registration and hotel! **

The Washington Food Coalition (WFC) is excited to announce our September Annual Conference in September in Bremerton, WA.

We will be offering both an in-person and virtual option through Whova for our conference attendees.

The conference will include our favorite traditions including tours of local hunger relief organizations, farms and agricultural projects, and other local sites; district baskets, Movie, Book Club and a fabulous keynote speaker, plus access to 25 sessions to learn from and build new skills. There will be lots of opportunities to connect with fellow attendees and as always, have fun and make new connections.

Keynote: Beth Kanter

Beth Kanter is an internationally recognized thought leader in digital transformation and wellbeing in the nonprofit workplace. Named one of the most influential women in technology by Fast Company, she has over three decades of experience in designing and delivering training and capacity-building programs for nonprofits and foundations. She is a sought-after keynote speaker and workshop facilitator. Beth was recently awarded the lifetime achievement in nonprofit technology from NTEN. She is the author of The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout and The Networked Nonprofit 

 

Book Club: The Happy, Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout by Beth Kanter

Steer your organization away from burnout while boosting all-around performance The Happy, Healthy Nonprofit presents realistic strategies for leaders looking to optimize organizational achievement while avoiding the common nonprofit burnout. With a uniquely holistic approach to nonprofit leadership strategy, this book functions as a handbook to help leaders examine their existing organization, identify trouble spots, and resolve issues with attention to all aspects of operations and culture.  

To order this book try Thriftbook, https://www.thriftbooks.com/ or on Amazon  Under $18

Hotels:

Reservations can now be made at these two local hotels.

The Hampton Inn is full so room are only available at the Fairfield Inn. Reservations at the discounted rate closes on 9/19/22. 

Fairfield Inn & Suites, 239 4th Street, Bremerton, WA 98337 Tel: (360) 377-2111 Book your group rate for WFC Conference

All rooms are $139/room/night Please tell them you are with the WFC. All reservations need to be made by 9/19/22 to receive this discount. We have scholarships available for hotels too. Please complete this form. 

    

Sessions Schedule: Click Here! 

 Tours: 

Wednesday Afternoon - Meet at 1:30 p.m. 

 1. Food Bank Tour - Visit 3 Kitsap County Food Banks 
 2. Agriculture Tour - Visit local farmers that work with Kitsap Harvest & the Kitsap Conservation District
 3. Brewery Tour - Silver City Brewery - Tour & Tasting
 4. Local sights - USS Turner Joy and the Puget Sound Naval Museum

Sponsors: To see all our wonderful sponsors please click on the linked here. 

T-shirts:   T-shirts are available for sale at the conference, $15.76 each