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About WSCAI Events

WSCAI hosts a variety of virtual & in-person programs, events, & activities throughout the year. Our mission is to serve the educational, social & networking needs of our members, including fundraisers supporting WSCAI’s Legislative Action Committee (LAC) & their advocacy efforts in Olympia.

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Education Series & Webinars

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Board Leadership Development Workshop Online

Education For Homeowner Leaders Just Got Better

4-Week Online Series on 4 Consecutive Wednesdays

About BLD Workshops

Community association board members and volunteer leaders step up to take on positions of service and responsibility. They’re expected to anticipate issues, solve problems, meet the expectations of their residents and protect property values. The CAI Board Leadership Development (BLD) Workshop can help you become a more successful board member as well as learn how to recruit and support new volunteers.

At the BLD Workshop, you’ll learn the role of the board, the president, and other leadership positions, and you’ll identify effective ways to work with professional managers and service providers. Additionally, the BLD Workshop will teach you how to communicate with association residents, hire qualified managers and service providers, develop enforceable rules, interpret governing documents and more. The BLD Workshop provides a comprehensive look at the roles and responsibilities of community association leaders and conveys information to help create and maintain the kind of community people want to call home.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are moving classes to a 4-week online series — four back-to-back Wednesdays. All sessions will run for two hours. Although not required to attend all four weekly sessions; it is recommended, as each week builds on the previous week.

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Board Members & Homeowners Webinar Series

Monthly Webinar Series Designed For
Board Members & Homeowner Members
About the Board Members & Homeowners Webinar Series

This monthly webinar series is designed for board members and homeowners, and is offered by WSCAI’s Education Committee.

The webinars will be offered on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 3:00 – 4:15 p.m. (The only exception being June 17.) Each webinar will be approximately 75 minutes, including time for Q&A from participants.

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Business Partners Success Workshop

Attention Business Partners –
This workshop is designed just for you!
About BP Success Workshops

Whether you’re a seasoned community association industry veteran, new to the industry, or have others in your office that might benefit from learning more, this dynamic workshop will help you better understand the unique differences between community associations and apartments, how the role of the community association manager differs from that of a multi-family property manager, and better understand the inner structure of community associations and the process for bid approval and expenditures.

You’ll also learn how economic and other market conditions can impact the industry, how to recognize business resources and leverage other WSCAI partnerships to identify new business opportunities, best position your products and services, and maximize your WSCAI membership.

Learn from a team of industry veterans in a fun, virtual environment. We wish it could be in-person, but it will be a valuable use of your time and you won’t need to leave your desk or sit in traffic. There will also be an opportunity to hear ideas from attendees and network virtually with other Business Partners.

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CEO Symposium for Management Company & Business Partner CEOs

This Event Is Designed For & Limited To Company Business Owners and/or Key Staff Members
About CEO Symposiums

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Chapter Luncheon & Chapter Webinars

Join Us For A Learning & Networking!
About Chapter Luncheons

Chapter Luncheons are offered three times a year. They are open to all WSCAI members – including homeowners, board members, managers, management company owners and businesses that service the community association industry.

These luncheons provide an opportunity for networking with peers, a delicious lunch, and 45-60 minutes of industry-specific education.

About Chapter Webinars

Chapter Webinars are open to all WSCAI members – including homeowners, board members, managers, management company owners and businesses that service the community association industry.

These Webinar events take the place of a typical Chapter Luncheon.

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Managers Only Meeting (MOM) Live Webinar

Offered 11 Times A Year &
FREE For Manager Members.
About MOMs

Managers Only Meetings (MOMs) are offered 11 times a year. MOMs are held on Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

These events are full of relevant, timely information to assist community association managers wanting to increase their skills and knowledge-base, which are essential to the successful management of associations. Various topics are covered by industry professionals who are members of WSCAI and specialize in a segment of the industry.

MOMs count towards one (1) clock hour of continuing education. Attendance will be taken during the event as confirmation for the continuing education credit.

MOMs are free for Manager members and Sponsors of each specific MOM event. Non-member managers may pay to attend.

Educational Day Events & Conferences

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Community Associations
(CA) Day

Washington’s Largest Annual Educational Conference & Trade Show For Community Associations
About CA Day

Community Associations Day, commonly referred to as CA Day, is Washington’s largest educational conference and trade show for condominium and homeowner associations and community managers – it’s often referred to as a home show for condos and HOAs. This annual event is in its 34rd year. Participation has grown from 25 initial attendees to 800+ condominium and HOA representatives and businesses.

We’re back to in-person this year! CA Day will offer nearly 100 industry-specific exhibitors and 11 educational breakout sessions for homeowners, board members and managers.

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Community Associations
Law Day

Legal Workshops for
Common Interest Community
Board Members,
Homeowners & Managers
About Law Day

Virtual Law Day is a half-day educational event for homeowners and board members living in common interest developments (CIDs) and managers who work in the industry. There will be multiple legal-topic workshops taught by experienced attorneys who understand the laws that affect condominiums and HOAs in Washington State. The event will also showcase many industry-related virtual exhibitors.

Net proceeds benefit WSCAI’s Legislative Action Committee (LAC). Law Day is the largest annual fundraiser for the LAC.

You can read more about CAI and our Chapter’s advocacy efforts here.

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Made For
Managers Day (MFMD)

Annual Educational Event For Industry Professionals Who Manage Common Interest Communities
About MFMD

Made For Managers Day (MFMD) is an annual educational event specifically tailored to industry professionals who manage common interest communities – condominiums, homeowners associations (HOA’s) and cooperatives.

The education offered is appropriate for industry veterans and includes a track for those new to the industry or looking for a refresher. Managers can earn up to three (3) continuing education clock hours by attending the sessions.

The event industry-specific businesses showcasing their products and services, with many exhibitors giving away exciting prizes to managers who enter their drawings.

Social & Networking Events

 

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5K For LAC

Help Us Raise Money For WSCAI’s Legislative Action Committee (LAC)
About 5K For LAC

This event is a fundraiser & social event to raise money for WSCAI’s Legislative Action Committee (LAC). Help us trend! Share on social media with the hashtag:
#whatisthisthingcalledLAC

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Annual Meeting & Awards Gala

Board of Directors Election Results & Chapter Award Winners Are Announced At This Annual Event
About WSCAI’s Annual Meeting & Gala

WSCAIs Annual Meeting and Awards Gala is a themed event held annually and is an opportunity for members to dress up fancy and help us celebrate our amazing volunteers, as well as another successful year for our chapter.

Chapter Award Winners and WSCAI Board Election results will be announced during the Annual Meeting. 

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Annual Golf Tournament

A Popular Themed Event With Teams Competing At 18-Holes Of Golf
About The Annual Golf Tournament

WSCAI’s Annual Golf Tournament is a popular themed and fun-filled event, with teams competing at 18-holes of golf.

Registration includes greens fees, carts, light grab-n-go breakfast bites, a morning beverage, boxed lunch, 5 raffle tickets (per golfer), 1 mulligan (per golfer), 1 grand prize ticket (per golfer), 19th hole beverage, and a boxed dinner during the awards presentations.

This tournament will be limited to 144 golfers and sells out quickly. Each of the 18 holes is sponsored by WSCAI member companies – providing beverages, snacks and plenty of laughs and networking.

Each year, a theme is chosen for the Golf tournament, and participants are encouraged to dress up and decorate their carts based on the theme. Hole sponsors also dress up and decorate based on the theme.

More information will be shared as the tournament gets closer.

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Chapter Mixers

Social & Networking Events Held At A
Variety Of Locations Throughout The Year
About Chapter Mixers

WSCAI hosts several Chapter Mixers at a variety of locations throughout the year. These social events are a great opportunity for members to get to know one another as well as network within the community association industry.

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, several Chapter Mixers where held via Zoom as Virtual Happy Hours, where participants could socialize and play pub games virtually.

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Community Outreach
Committee Events

Supporting Charities Which Also Benefit
The Community Association Industry
Or Communities Where We Live & Work
About Community Outreach Events

The purpose of the Community Outreach Committee is to foster members to use their skills and knowledge to support charities or other philanthropic endeavors which may also benefit the Community Association industry or communities where we live and work.

Projects involved in: Ronald McDonald House, Toys for Tots, Earth Day project at a member community association, as well as a Back Pack Drive and a Book Drive Benefiting Mercy Housing Northwest (MHNW).

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Kickball Tournament
& Chapter Mixer

Join Your Fellow WSCAI Members For Socializing & Networking While Competing In Kickball!
About WSCAI's Kickball Tournament

Join your fellow sport-loving WSCAI members for the Annual Kickball Tournament & Chapter Mixer.

The Kickball Tournament will consist of four sponsored teams with 10-15 on each team. Previous participants consider it one of the most fun events to-date! We’ll be holding a Chapter Mixer immediately following the event.

These two events combine to be a fantastic opportunity to let out a little stress from the daily grind. Feel free to register for the events individually or get a discounted price by registering for both! Hope to see you there!

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