Pacific Northwest Forest Service Association (PNWFSA)

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The Pacific Northwest Forest Service Assoc. had its origins in 1945
when the 30-Year Club was started in Portland. 

We're a 501(c)(3) organization of 860+ strong
with members spread all over the country.

We stay in contact with colleagues & friends made during our Forest Service career.

Through grants, we help improve resources on National Forests
and provide educational opportunities about those resources... More information

When disaster hits, we help Forest Service employees
or retirees & families recover financially...
 More information

We offer scholarships to students for college or trade schools... More information

Our quarterly newsletters
 filled with interesting and timely information
This Winter's newsletter has a "focus on a year of living with the coronavirus pandemic and how we have carried on"
- President Steve Ellis 

We stay up to date on National Forest management and issues
as well as Pacific Northwest Research accomplishments.

When we begin to see "normal" after the pandemic,
We'll be gathering for lunch the last Friday of each month
at the Old Spaghetti Factory in Portland, OR, 
and each year at a banquet in May and a picnic in August.
See Events for more information.

If you have some connection with the Pacific Northwest
(or would like to have)
join us. 
Membership is complimentary for new applicants.

A bunch of regional foresters at the Summer, 2017 picnic
Kent, Linda, Bob, John, Jim, Zane


Member Zoom Meeting
May 16, 2021
Features the passing of the torch
From President Steve Ellis 
President Elect, Tracy Beck
and also
special guest speaker
Chief Vicki Christiansen

Members only
You must register to attend

August 13, 2021
for the

There is uncertainty because of
the COVID-19 Pandemic
We are moving ahead with tentative plans
More information 

Given the COVID-19 Pandemic,
Lunch at 
The Old Spaghetti  Factory
for April, 2021

2021 Spring Newsletter

Cutoff date for
article submission is May 1st.

Publish date is May 24th 

Grant Proposals for 2022
Are now being accepted
See grants awarded for 2021
and previous years

For more information
Contact Kurt Wiedenmann

See What's New With the 

National Assoc of
Forest Service Retirees

Want more info?
Contact Becki Heath 
Old Smokeys NAFSR Representative

Old Smokeys Hats
For Sale

Order online
or by contacting
Bob Williams

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