Frequently Asked Questions
What is Washington Policy Center?
Washington Policy Center (WPC) is an independent, non-profit 501(c)(3) research and educational organization. We are statewide organization with offices in Seattle, Olympia, Spokane and the Tri-Cities. For more information, visit our website here!
What is the date/time of the Annual Dinner?
The Western/Eastern Washington Virtual Annual Dinner will take place Friday, September 25th. The dinner program will begin at 7:00 pm.
What will the Annual Dinner look like this year?
Due to the COVID-19 related restrictions on public gatherings, WPC's Annual Dinner events, with almost 2,500 citizen activist and elected officials attending, are not possible to hold in our traditional venues. But rather than cancel the events, we are merging WPC's 2020 Eastern and Western Washington Annual Dinner events into one spectacular online event!
6:00-6:45pm VIP virtual panel with Gov. Rick Perry and Hon. Trey Gowdy 7:00-8:10pm Virtual Dinner Event Begins
Hear from Hon. Trey Gowdy and Dr. Victor Davis Hanson
Will there still be a networking opportunity?
Stay tuned for more updates on networking opportunities!
What are we raising money for?
Why is it important I attend?
Who's speaking at this event?
Hon. Trey Gowdy: Former federal prosecutor who was elected to congress to represent the 4th Congressional District of South Carolina.
What equipment will I need to participate?
While you can watch this event via a login link from your computer, we suggest for the best viewing device is your TV. If you have a smart TV, you can view this event from the link which we'll send you before the event on your YouTube.com app. Or, if you don't have a smart TV, WPC will provide an Amazon Fire Stick for our sponsors/viewing hosts. This will allow the most optimal viewing.
What if I'm having technical difficulties?
WPC will be hosting a "tech day" one week prior to the event where you can test your TV or computer connection. We will also have staff available to call in with any questions and we can walk you through set-up to ensure everything is working before the big event. Instructions and how-to guides will be sent around to every registrant, so be sure to watch your email!
Will food and beverages be provided by WPC?
Depending on your level of support we will have different perks for participants. For our VIP participants, those donating $1,000 or more to the event, we will be sending a gift box which will include wine and food options. To view ticket and sponsor benefits, click here.
If I can't participate in the event, how can I still make a donation?
Thank you for your generous support of WPC! We wouldn't be able to do all that we do without your generosity! You can donate on our website here. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to discuss a donation.