The Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers® (AWFS®) is the largest national trade association in the U.S. representing the interests of the broad array of companies that supply the home and commercial furnishings industry.

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  • Mar 15, 2017
    Bid Adieu to our Education & Conference Director, Nancy Fister
    March 29th of this year marks a special (albeit bittersweet) day in the history of AWFS®.  This is...
    Oct 26, 2016
    Calling all Southern California Woodworking Industry Professionals!
    Are you interested in networking with local woodworking industry and education professionals? Would ...
  • Oct 20, 2016
    Education Bites
    AWFS Education Chair Meets with Legislator on CTE In September, AWFS Education Committee Chair, D...
    Oct 20, 2016
    Southern California Millwork Company Hosts Manufacturing Day Event
    Approximately 150 local area high school students and teachers attended the Manufacturing Day event ...
  • Sep 26, 2016
    ASFD Scholarship Call for Applications
    If you are a student, teacher or parent you will have noticed that scholarships, particularly for fu...
    Aug 28, 2016
    Let Your Company Shine on Manufacturing Day!
      Seize the day! Manufacturing Day that is, along with multitudes of other companies acr...
  • Aug 09, 2016
    Teachers, Students Industry: Participate in MFG Day!
    Check out this great event that is bringing industry and education a step closer together. It is cal...
    Aug 09, 2016
    Let Your Company Shine on Manufacturing Day
    August 9, 2016 Press Release Contact: Nancy Fister, AWFS Education Director 323.215.0303; n...
  • Jul 12, 2016
    Senate Unanimously Approves Update To Toxic Substances Control Act
    AWFS Public Policy Update, from NAM’s Manufacturing Economic Daily Briefs The Washington Post (...
    Jun 20, 2016
    Meet your Next-Gen Employee: Middle-Schoolers!
    Sound like too much long-range planning? Think again. Educators are now saying that for many student...
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