2021 WFC Annual Conference ~ Hindsight is 20/20
~the Future is Filled with Possibilities
Presented by United HealthCare

September 30th - October 1st, 2021

The WFC Board of Directors and Conference Planning Committee have decided to hold a virtual conference only. 

The theme this year will be Hindsight is 2020 - the Future is Filled with Possibilities!

Virtual Conference is $99
Scholarships Available! 
We offer our VIRTUAL sessions on Thursday and Friday 
  • Best Practices During COVID
  • Keynote Follow up - Luis Guardia 
  •  WSDA session 
  • Food Safety - New Food Code Rules
  • Emergency Preparedness - How did you do during COVID? What did you learn?
  • Succession Planning 
  • Serving Diverse Populations - Where to get food? 
  • Everything you Wanted to Know about Food Banking but were Afraid to Ask
  • An annual tradition, our Movie session. This year the movie will be Gather
  • Workplace Safety
  • Veteran/Active Military Hunger
  • Building a Comprehensive Marketing Strategy & Online Presence for Your Nonprofit Organization
  • Social Media Tools & How to Use Them 
  •  Developing a Nutrition Policy for the WFC
We are thrilled to have Luis Guardia, President of the Food Research & Action Center (FRAC)as our keynote this year. Mr. Guardia will join us and will take part in a interview type presentation, think Oprah, where he will answer questions on food insecurity and the pandemic, how the country in recovering and what lessons we learned.

You will also have an opportunity to ask any questions you may have.  


Book Club:

Join us and participate in our first Book Club! We will be reading the book, Reinventing Food Banks and Pantries - New Tools to End Hunger written by Katie S. Martin.

We invite you to join us in this session where we will have a facilitate discussion on the book. You will have an opportunity to ask questions virtually to author Katie Miller the next day during breakfast. Click on the link to order your copy and get a 25% discount by using code: WFC25  https://islandpress.org/books/reinventing-food-banks-and-pantries


Thanks to All Our Sponsors! 

United HealthCare

Food Lifeline

Northwest Harvest

Volunteers of America - Western WA

2nd Harvest 

South King County Food Coalition

Emergency Food Network

Leon Brauner

Seattle Food Committee

Dairy Farmers of Washington

Safety and Health Investment Projects/ WA Department of Labor & Industries

Feeding WA

Clark County Food Bank

Harvest Against Hunger

Blue Mountain Action 


Making a Difference Foundation/Eloise Cooking Pot


West Seattle Food Bank

Kitsap County Food Coalition

Potato Commission 

SoxBox/Food Bank Manager


Pantry Soft

Rising Sun Accounting