District News & Events

Annual District Conference

Held annually beginning on the third Friday in May, our District Twelve Conference is an opportunity for fun, educational workshops, networking, sharing, skill-building, electing leadership, and celebrating our accomplishments.
The next District Twelve Conference will be held May 17-19, 2024 in Olympia, WA!

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2022 Annual Conference Presentations

Domestic Violence


United Nations


Altrusa International District Twelve Grant Recipients Fall 2022

Central Grays Harbor, WA - $974
Holiday Boxes for Shut ins
Albany, OR - $3,307
Kidz Shop
Spokane, WA - $3,432
Literacy in Spokane 2022 
Eugene, OR - $1,817
Holiday Joy for Low-income Seniors 
Yaquina Bay, OR - $500
Therapeutic Books for Children in Olalla Center for Families and Children 
Kelso, WA - $3,793
Belize Blessings
Nanaimo, BC, Canada - $3,853
Family Game Night

Altrusa International District Twelve Grant Recipients Spring 2022


Albany, OR - $4,000
Food Insecurity Backpack Program
Eugene, OR - $2,496
School Kits for Children Fleeing From Disaster
Gig Harbor, WA - $4,000
Empty Bowls
Mid-Columbia, WA - $4,000
Overcoming Obstacles - Helping Families Excel
Nanaimo, BC, Canada - $4,000
Expand Altrusa Collection of Audiobooks for Homebound Residents




Club 21 Program Grant
Andando Foundation


By focusing on the growth of the whole village ‐ water, health, education, agriculture, literacy, and small business ‐ and developing long‐term partnerships, Andando strives to create thriving communities rooted in sustainable solutions that give ownership to those participating in our programs.




Altrusa International of Longview-Kelso
on winning the Altrusa Service Project Facebook Contest!



District Service Bulletin

A District Publication that includes information about the District, its clubs, its members, current information and upcoming events.

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Altrusa Compass

An International publication that includes information from your International Board and International Chairs, updates from the International Office, and details of International Convention.

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District Board Meetings and Leadership Team Meetings

The District Board meets in person three times a year and meets three times virtually

Additional meetings may be scheduled

Contact the District Board if you'd like to participate!


Leadership Team Committee Chairs meet quarterly
(June, October, February, May)

President's Council Meetings

Third Tuesday of each month in the evening via Zoom

International Convention

Every other year in odd-numbered years, Altrusa International holds a convention for the entire membership, with a similar purpose to District Conference but on a larger scale. The four-day program includes business meetings, a variety of workshops, keynote speakers, service projects, recognition through awards, election of international leadership, opportunities to connect and socialize with Altrusans from across the world, and a lot of fun!

The next Altrusa International Convention will take place in

Quebec, Canada 2025