Candidates for the 2021-2023 FAUSA Board The nominating committee: Janet Darrow, Jane Indreland and Marilee Watts have worked diligently in finding great candidates for the next two-year FAUSA board term. The new slate has a healthy mix of seasoned board members with history and experience as well as new members bringing fresh skills and ideas…
Welcoming You Home For Over 20 Years
When you join FAUSA, you don't have to leave your international life behind!
FAUSA is the social and philanthropic network for former FAWCO club members and others repatriating to the United States and Canada.
Our members maintain overseas friendships through participation in local and virtual groups, and our annual meeting, while continuing to participate in FAWCO and The FAWCO Foundation activities, teams and boards.
We support those who have repatriated in experiencing the joys, challenges and changes involved in returning home.
We award FAUSA’s Annual Philanthropy Grant to a philanthropic project in the Americas.
We are eligible to apply for The FAWCO Foundation’s Education Awards and propose projects for The FAWCO Foundation’s Development Grants and Target Programs.
Applications for the 2021 FAUSA Annual Grant of $3000 are open! Please consider nominating an organization which you and other members are supporting a) financially b) by volunteering or c) providing goods or services in kind. Nominations should be received no later than two weeks prior to the Annual Meeting and Getaway to allow for…
We are Bringing It Home with our Getaway this October 21-24, 2021 at the Hilton Netherland Plaza Hotel in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Annual Meeting will be a blended meeting (in person/zoom). You can find the tentative schedule here. After a year of totally being online, the FAUSA Getaway is returning to an in person event. …
Why Join FAUSA?
When you have lived outside your home country, you see the world through different eyes.
You’ve experienced new perspectives, cultures, languages, foods, traveling and so much more! There can be challenges to this ‘reverse culture shock’...even homesickness for the country you lived in. FAUSA connections can help with this transition.