Chapter Events

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NAPO-SFBA Chapter Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month. NAPO-SFBA holds 12 chapter meetings a year, 8 in person and 4 via teleconference. See our events page for meeting locations and schedule. 

General Agenda for Monthly Chapter Meetings: 

No-Host Networking Dinner at Grill & Vine 5 - 6pm
Registration 6 - 6:30pm
Program 6:30 - 8:30pm

For meetings conducted at the Westin Hotel (March, May, October, December), all members and guests are invited and encouraged to join us for a no-host dinner at 5 pm at the hotel restaurant, Grill & Vine, before each in-person chapter meeting. 

Please join your colleagues to explore new tools and approaches that can help you develop and enhance your organizing practice!

Attendance is free for all NAPO-SFBA members.

Wednesday, August 11, 2020 - 6:30 - 8:00pm
This Meeting Will Be Held Via ZOOM. Log-In And Handout Information Will Be Posted On The NAPO-SFBA POINT Community.


Virtual Organizing: A Deep Dive into Organizing Remotely
Speaker: Sarah Buckwalter, Certified Professional Organizer®

Virtual Organizing is a suddenly exploding trend that allows you to work with clients from anywhere, so you can keep and grow your organizing business even while at home. This course will teach you everything you need to know about Virtual Organizing, so you can continue to help your clients.

Certified Professional Organizer® and virtual organizing pioneer, Sarah Buckwalter will teach you everything you need to know to be a virtual organizer. In this engaging presentation, Sarah will offer strategies and tips based on her own success with virtual organizing. You will learn the systems, tools and technology you’ll need to develop virtual organizing services. Sarah will also provide you with a step-by-step process for working with clients virtually, so you can organize anyone, anytime, anywhere!

About Sarah:

Sarah Buckwalter is a Certified Professional Organizer® with over 20 years of experience in home, move and office organization. In 2000 she founded Organizing Boston. Organizing Boston is the largest professional organizing firm in New England and was awarded Best of Boston Home™, Best Professional Organizer.

Nationally recognized as an organizing industry expert, Sarah shares her expertise through speaking, writing and on television. She is a regular guest blogger for nationwide companies and has appeared several times on the hit series, “Hoarding: Buried Alive” on TLC.

In 2013, Sarah Developed Organizing U. Organizing U Is An Online Training Platform Focused On Organizing Business Development, To Help Professional Organizers Achieve Their Dreams Of Success.





THESE PAST CHAPTER MEETINGS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE BY NON-MEMBERS ($30 EACH). Contact [email protected] to purchase recording access. 
Members can find recordings available in the chapter's POINT Library, a benefit of membership!

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January 8, 2020   Boundary Setting for all Situations

November 13, 2019    Using a Business Plan to Grow Your Business with Doreen Milano

August 14, 2019     Psychology of Hoarding, Chronic Disorganization: Trends & Current Research

February 13, 2019   Updates to CA Law. Employees vs Independent Contractors 

January 9, 2019     Top Choices to Extraordinary ProductivitySteven Kirch, PhD, Productivity Coach