National IWLA Convention Information

So, where will the 2020 National Convention be this Year? (Posted February 1 2020)

For those of us here in the area, the convention will be very convenient for attendance.  It will be held near Chesapeake Bay at Cambridge, MD.  Here is a selection of reasons for you to consider attending this year's convention.

Chapter Awarded Twice at the 2019 IWLA National Convention, Des Moines, Iowa (Updated August 4, 2019)

The Fredericksburg-Rappahannock Chapter was awarded with two plaques at the recent national convention in Des Moines.  First, we received the National Membership / Retention Award.  Along with this award we received a monetary award for $250.

Recruit and Retain Award

 In addition we received the IWLA National Defender's Award.  We have now received this award 13 times.

2018 National Convention at the Fredericksburg, VA Hospitality House, July 17-20, 2018 (posted: April 6, 2018)

See the Convention Website for additional information.  Check frequently as the information will be changing and improving the closer we get to the event

2017 National Convention at the Kalihari Resorts, July 25-28, 2017 

Water: Our Nation's Future  (posted: February 23, 2017)

2016 National Convention at Stevens Point, WI  (posted: February 23, 2017)

Virginia Delegation to 2016 National Convention  -- The Virginia group in The Virginia Room at The National Convention in Stevens Point Wisconsin.

Virginia Delegation

2016 94th National Convention -- Steven's Point WI

The 2016 national convention was held in Steven's Point, Wisconsin, July 19-22, 2016 hosted by the Bill Cook Chapter.

2015 93rd National Convention -- Pierre SD

The 2015 national convention was held South Dakota.

2014 National Convention -- Anaheim CA

The 2014 national convention was held this past July in Anaheim, CA. 

2013 National Convention -- Fredericksburg VA

The Fredericksburg-Rappahannock Chapter hosted the 2013 IWLA National Convention. The convention was held at the Fredericksburg Hospitality House (Formerly The Sheraton by Interstate 95 & Rt. 3) in Fredericksburg, Virginia. The Convention was held on July 23 - 27, 2013.

View/Download the 2013 National Convention flyer here.

View/Download the Outdoor America article here

* * * Sponsors of the 2013 National Convention * * *

Over 60 local and national businesses and private donors contributed to make the 2013 National Convention a success. Without their generous donations we could not have done it.  See a list of the 2013 Convention business sponsors here.