Business Examiner is hosting Who’s Who – South King County from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 25 at Cafe Pacific Catering, 4402 Auburn Way North. The cost is $30 and includes a complimentary digital copy of the 2012 Book of Lists (a $35 value). Click here or call (253) 404-0891 for more information.
Gig Harbor Chamber of Commerce is hosting Business After Hours from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Jan 25 at Heritage Bank, 5119 Olympic Drive NW. Click here to RSVP. University of Puget Sound is hosting a forum with representatives from Washington’s major grantmaking foundations and organizations from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Jan. 26 at Wheelock Student Center. Funders attending the event include The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation, M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust, The Russell Family Foundation, The Sequoia Foundation, Greater Tacoma Community Foundation, U.S. Bancorp Foundation, Bank of America and Century. Space is limited to the first 135 participants. The cost is $50 for members of the Puget Sound Grantwriters Association and $64 for non-members. Click here or call (206) 367-8704 for more information.
Centralia-Chehalis Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual banquet at 6 p.m. Jan. 27 at Great Wolf Lodge, 20500 Old Highway 99 SW, Centralia. Click here for more information.
Thurston Economic Development Council is hosting a local energy convergence forum from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 30 at The Olympia Center, 222 Columbia St. NW, Olympia. The cost is $30. Click here for more information or to register.
Fife Milton Edgewood Chamber is hosting a luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 1 at Emerald Queen Hotel & Casino, 5700 Pacific Highway East. The cost is $20 for members in advance and $30 at the door for everyone. E-mail email@example.com for more information.
Kent Chamber of Commerce is hosting a membership luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 1 at ShoWare Center, 625 W. James St. The speaker is Joni Earl, chief executive officer of Sound Transit. The cost is $20 for members and $30 for non-members. Click here or call (253) 854-1770 for more information.