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Vision: A Beautiful Community of allies and friends, locally and globally...

Welcome to  MEETUP FOR CONVERSATIONS!  Members of The Friendship Archway Network, Allies Building Community Inc. (A.B.C.), AlliesDC and Allies Legal  invite you to join us on the 3rd Sundays of each month from 12:30PM to 2:30PM (Self pay for lunch). After a round of self-introductions, one-on-one networking follow from 2:30PM to 4PM.

MEETUP for CONVERSATIONS is a community initiative and educational program organized by community volunteers, social entrepreneurs, "changemakers" allies legal and other allies groups. The format is designed for professionals to meet more than 40 new prospects or contacts each month. If you are interested in building your fortune and your inner circle or project team, this is the monthly event to help you do that. You will also strengthen your social skills, expand your network and get to know new contacts better with followup small group meeting on 4th Saturdays 2PM at the same location.(Please confirm with organizers)  Sign up as a volunteer and be part of conference calls to keep informed. This is one effective step forward for the fulfillment of your aspirations for yourself and your community!

EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED at this spontaneous and creative community building event!

These monthly community get together events provide opportunities to make new contacts, develop community allies and to connect with others interested in similar fascinating positive topics. Express your interest to volunteer and join the Allies Team of community builders and develop new friendships and business associates. Please introduce yourself to the co-organizers and email us for invitations to attend followup small group meetings and project conference calls. Let's get to know each other better to see when we are ready to collaborate harmoniously with appreciation, forgiveness and understanding. Learn new skills, develop new professional references and build your resume and Linkedin contacts. 

This community initiative is organized by the volunteer Allies Team and  co-sponsored by the Friendship Archway Network, Allies Building Community Inc. (A.B.C.), Allies Networks, Allies DC, Allies Legal, Award Networks, Award International Inc. and other co-sponsors.


The Friendship Archway Network is a communications network of social entrepreneurs, "changemakers", professionals, community builders, attorneys, freelancers, investors, students, community leaders, community investors, Asian Americans, Chinese Americans and people of diverse backgrounds interested in bridging divides, creating opportunities, building community, ending poverty and facilitating conversations to strengthen harmony and unity of purpose. Learn and share ideas about creative solution-oriented approach for personal and community advancement. Connect with people you may not otherwise meet! Share your passion and take one step toward the fulfillment of the vision for  "A Beautiful Community" through showing up each month to help build mutually supportive and beneficial relationships!

We look forward to connect you to allies and friends interested in working together to build a better future for all!  For more information on the nonprofit co-sponsor of this community initiative, see  Register for reminders at this web address, which is  ... You will develop more friendships with people of diverse background in Washington D.C. if you save 3rd Sundays for interacting with new contacts in the community working together to build a happier and friendlier future for all! We look forward to meet with you and your friends on 3rd Sundays of each month.

(Followup small group meetings of volunteers are sometimes held to followup at the Capital Professional Center at 2423 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, first floor conference room (or at One Fish restaurant), Wash DC 20037 (less than two blocks from GWU/Foggy Bottom Metro, blue/orange lines. DC Circulator stops almost in front of building.) Please send email to to re-confirm your interest in volunteering and community building. Call 202 496-1555 to re-confirm exact date and time of the next followup meeting of new allies and community builders.

DIRECTIONS in Detail for Walking from Metro: Upon exit Foggy Bottom GWU Metro, turn left toward George Wash. Hospital and Washington Circle, bear left around the circle toward 24th Street and Pennsylvania Ave. NW;  Location is on the ground level of a 5 story office building is across Melrose Hotel, One Fish Two Fish Asian Restaurant is on the street level. It is located on Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 24 and 25th, next to small triangular park. Call 202 630-4339 or email to  to re-confirm followup meeting in advance. Thank you!

We encourage all active participants who have attended the Wash. DC 3rd Sunday Meetup  to sign up here at and share what they are looking for (need/want) and what they are willing to help out with (your contributions). Share your info, your profile or send info to us by email. Since this is a smaller email list of those who have attended our DC events in the past, it will be easier for others who have attended the same 3rd Sunday event in the Foggy Bottom/GWU neighborhood in Wash. DC to find each other here for followup purposes. Thank you for your interest! We look forward to get to know each other better. By working together on a common project, we build trust, discover strengths, build connections and lay the foundation for possible future win-win-win collaborative projects. Sign up as a volunteer and join the weekly conference call. See you on 3rd Sundays and other followup activities! 

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