GlobalWA 6th Annual Conference

Join us December 3, 2014 at Bell Harbor Conference Center in Seattle, WA for GlobalWA’s 6th Annual Conference!

  • Members: $175
  • Non-Members and Individual Ambassadors: $250
  • Prices after November 24 – Members: $250 – Non-members: $325

Global Washington’s annual conference is well known and well respected for convening the international development community on the west coast. Participants include NGO practitioners, CSR business executives, research experts, philanthropists and others working on global issues. Conference sessions will highlight successful partnerships, groundbreaking innovations and productive failures within global development.

For more information, please visit our 2014 Conference Page.


Networking Happy Hour with Friends of GlobalWA, Humanosphere and World Affairs Council

Meet others in the Seattle area who are engaged with or interested in international development.  This is our last Happy Hour of the year!

Who: Everyone (no registration required)
Where: Assembly Hall // 2121 6th Ave// Seattle, WA 98121
When: Thursday, Nov 13// 6:00pm-8:00pm

Executive Director Roundtable

Brown bag discussions that convene Executive Directors and senior executives to explore various leadership and management topics.

Brad SnowleopardFor the month of November, our guest speaker will be Brad Rutherford, Executive Director of GlobalWA member Snow Leopard Trust.  As the largest and oldest organization working to protect endangered snow leopards, Snow Leopard Trust works with communities in 12 countries in Asia to ensure an improved quality of life for members in the community.  Drawing from the success of the organization’s programs, Brad will share tips and tricks on fundraising and growing a large donor base.

Who: GlobalWA Members ONLY
Where: GlobalWA Office // 500 Union Street, Suite 801 // Seattle, WA 98101
When:  Thursday, Nov 13 // 12:00pm-1:00pm


If you are interested in calling in to participate remotely, please contact Pratima Stanton at

Save the Date for future ED Roundtable Sessions:
Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 RSVP
Thursday, Mar 12, 2015 RSVP
Thursday, Apr 9, 2015 RSVP
Thursday, May 14, 2015 RSVP

New Member Orientation

New to GlobalWA? Wondering how to take advantage of your member benefits? Attend New Member Orientation to connect with our staff and learn more about your membership.

Who: New GlobalWA Members
Where: GlobalWA Office // 500 Union Street, Suite 801 // Seattle, WA 98101
When: Wednesday, Nov 12  // 9:00am-10:00am


If you are interested in calling in to participate remotely, please contact Pratima Stanton at

Save the Date for future New Member Orientations:
Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015 RSVP
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 RSVP
Wednesday, Sep 16, 2015 RSVP