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ACFW members extend around the world. Look below to find a chapter near you. But if there's not a chapter near you, there is still a place to connect! To see a map of geographic zones and their Facebook links, click here. You can also search for members nearby by using the ACFW Membership Directory.

To see various local chapter events, please go to the News & Events page.

Questions about ACFW Local Chapters and Facebook Zone Groups can be directed to the Zone Coordinator, Linda Yezak, at zonecoord@acfw.com.


ACFW Beyond the Borders

Chapter: Beyond the Borders
Location: All countries outside the U.S. borders
Contact: Iola Goulton (Beyond the Borders)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ACFWBeyondtheBorders/

Central

Chapter: ACFW MozArks
Location: Springfield, MO (meets the 3rd Saturday of the month)
Contact: Erin Miffin (ACFW MozArks)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/MozArksACFW

Chapter: ACFW Southcentral Kansas
Location: Southcentral Kansas (meets 2nd Thursday of the month)
Contact: Karissa Fisher (ACFW Southcentral Kansas)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/pages/American-Christian-Fiction-Writers-ACFW-South-Central-Kansas/114196658701066

Mid-Atlantic

Chapter: ACFW Virginia
Location: Woodbridge, VA (meets the 4th Saturday of the month, meets online the 2nd Thursday of the month)
Contact: Kelly Goshorn (ACFW Virginia)
Website: http://acfwvirginia.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ACFWVirginia

Midwest

Chapter: ACFW Chicago
Location: Chicago, IL (meets the 2nd Friday of the month, Schaumburg Library)
Contact: Susan Miura (ACFW Chicago)
Website: https://chicagoacfw.org/
Website: https://www.facebook.com/acfwchicago

Chapter: ACFW Great Lakes
Location: Michigan (meets the 1st Saturday of various months)
Contact: Greta Picklesimer (ACFW Great Lakes)
Website: http://greatlakeschapter.blogspot.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/527572863929168/

Chapter: ACFW Indiana
Location: Indiana (meets 4 times a year)
Contact: Linda Samaritoni (ACFW Indiana)
Website: http://hoosierink.blogspot.com/
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/163824173771809/

Chapter: ACFW Minnesota (ACFW 2016 Chapter of the Year)
Location: Minneapolis, MN (meets the 4th Sunday of the month)
Contact: Michelle Aleckson (ACFW Minnesota)
Website: https://www.acfwmnnice.com/
Website: https://www.facebook.com/ACFW.MN.NICE

Chapter: ACFW WI Southeast
Location: Wisconsin (meets the 1st Thursday of the month)
Contact: Laura DeNooyer Moore (ACFW WI Southeast)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/wiseacfw

Northeast

Chapter: ACFW NY/NJ
Location: NY/NJ
Contact: Olivia Ciotta (ACFW NY/NJ)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/955365637934907/

Northwest
Ohio Valley

Chapter: ACFW Knoxville
Location: Knoxville (Meets 2nd Tuesday of the month, Parkway Baptist Church)
Contact: Debra Jenkins (ACFW Knoxville)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/341397182924371/

Chapter: ACFW Louisville
Location: Louisville
Contact: Karen Richardson (ACFW Louisville)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1876813595891979/

Chapter: ACFW Memphis
Location: Memphis (Meets 3rd Saturday of each month, 10:00am in Collierville, TN)
Contact: Lynn Watson (ACFW Memphis)
Website: https://facebook.com/groups/699561666820044/

Chapter: ACFW Mid-Tennessee
Location: mid-Tennessee (meets 1st Saturday of the month)
Contact: Suzie Waltner (ACFW Mid-Tennessee)
Website: http://www.ACFWMidtn.org
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/250177678658399/

Chapter: ACFW Ohio
Location: Ohio (meets 1st Saturday of the month)
Contact: Rebecca Waters (ACFW Ohio)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/220166801456380/

Rocky Mountains

Chapter: ACFW Colorado Springs
Location: Colorado Springs, CO (meets the 1st Saturday of the month)
Contact: Tammie Fickas (ACFW Colorado Springs)
Website: http://acfwcosprings.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/ACFWColoradoSprings/

Chapter: ACFW Dakotas
Location: North Dakota
Contact: Jan Drexler (ACFW Dakotas)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ACFWDakotas/

Southeast

Chapter: ACFW Central Florida
Location: Longwood, FL (meets the 3rd Saturday of the month)
Contact: Dorothy Mays (ACFW Central Florida)
Website: http://cfacfw.org
Website: https://www.facebook.com/CFACFW

Chapter: ACFW North Carolina
Location: North Carolina (Raleigh)
Contact: Kyle Beale (North Carolina - Raleigh)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/336801510020700/

Chapter: ACFW North Georgia
Location: Atlanta, GA (meets the 4th Tuesday of the month)
Contact: Hope Welborn (ACFW North Georgia)
Website: http://www.acfwnga.com/
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ACFWNGA/

Chapter: ACFW Northwest Georgia
Location: Marietta, Ga (Meets the 2nd Tuesday night of the month)
Contact: Cindy K. Stewart (ACFW Northwest Georgia)
Website: https://acfwnorthwestga.blogspot.com/
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2010432945933254

Chapter: ACFW South Carolina
Location: Anderson, SC (meets the 4th Saturday of the month)
Contact: Elva Martin (ACFW South Carolina)
Website: http://www.scwritersacfw.com

Chapter: ACFW South Carolina Low Country
Location: Mt. Pleasant, SC (meets the 4th Saturday of the month)
Contact: Sclowcountry@acfwchapter.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ACFWSCLowCountry/

Chapter: ACFW Upstate South Carolina
Location: Greer, South Carolina
Contact: Tammy Karasek (ACFW Upstate South Carolina)
Contact: upstatesc@acfwchapter.com
Website: https:https://www.facebook.com/groups/acfwupstatesc/

Southwest

Chapter: ACFW Alamo City
Location: San Antonio, TX (meets the 2nd Saturday of the month)
Contact: Jessica Alvarado (ACFW Alamo City)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/243114107289/

Chapter: ACFW Central Texas
Location: Georgetown, TX (meets the 3rd Saturday of the month)
Contact: Rhonda Beckman (ACFW Central Texas)
Website: http://www.centexacfw.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/116273691770/

Chapter: ACFW DFW (ACFW Chapter of the Year 2017, 2019)
Location: Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX (meets the 2nd Saturday of the month)
Contact: Stacy Simmons (ACFW DFW)
Website: https://acfwdfwtx.com/
Website: https://www.facebook.com/DFWReadyWriters

Chapter: ACFW East Texas
Location: Longview, TX (Meets the third Saturday of the month)
Contact: Joy K. Massenburge (ACFW East Texas)

Chapter: ACFW Louisiana
Location: Bossier City, LA (meets the last Saturday of the month)
Contact: Carole Lehr Johnson (ACFW Louisiana)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/pages/ACFW-Louisiana/1525862364304046

Chapter: ACFW NW Arkansas
Location: Springdale, AR (meets the last Saturday of each month)
Contact: Robyn Hook (ACFW NW Arkansas)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/127662834752320/

Chapter: ACFW Oklahoma City
Location: Oklahoma City, OK (meets the 3rd Saturday of the month)
Contact: Chris Tarpley (ACFW Oklahoma City)
Website: https://www.okchristianfictionwriters.com/
Website: https://www.facebook.com/okcchristianfictionwriters/

Chapter: ACFW The Woodlands
Location: The Woodlands, TX (meets the 2nd Saturday of the month)
Contact: Annette O'Hare (ACFW The Woodlands)
Website: http://www.wotsacfw.blogspot.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/122145464545775/

Specialty/On-Line Zone Chapters

Chapter: ACFW QIP Authors
Location: Facebook/online
Contact: Hallee Bridgeman
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ACFWQIPAuthors/

West

Chapter: ACFW Arizona (2018 ACFW Chapter of the Year)
Location: Phoenix, AZ (meets the third Saturday of every month)
Contact: Ruth Douthitt (ACFW Arizona)
Website: http://www.christianwritersofthewest.com

Chapter: ACFW Orange County
Contact: Susan Beatty (ACFW Orange County)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/807923972648162/

Chapter: ACFW San Francisco Bay
Location: Sunnyvale, CA (Meets the 3rd Saturday of every other month)
Contact: Beth Worcester (ACFW San Francisco Bay)
Website: http://www.acfwsfba.wordpress.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/335382853160341/

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