The Alliance needs your help

If you have been wanting to become a more active member of the Alliance Française, now is the time! We currently seek volunteers to become Directors for the 2021-2022 term, as well as: 

  • An Assistant Treasurer, who will get several months of training in expectation of being elected Treasurer for the 2021-2022 term; and 
  • A Secretary to take notes during the monthly meetings and to prepare minutes for the meetings
  • A Poetry Contest Committee lead member, to support Poetry Contest Head, Pascale Richards-Deliens.

Please reach out to Catherine Zahm at catherinezahm@hotmail.com if you are interested in any of the above open positions; we very much could use your help. Keep in mind that this is your Alliance, and we need your active participation to keep this organization running strong. Merci beaucoup! 

The Alliance Française de la Péninsule de Monterey is a non-profit organization whose mission is to encourage the study of French language and French and Francophone cultures, to promote understanding and friendship between people who share these interests, including native French people, students, speakers of the French language, and those who appreciate French culture, to foster cultural, intellectual and artistic exchanges between the USA and France and the French-speaking countries, to encourage interaction among French, Francophone and American people through programs in education and the arts. We provide the following for our membership:

  • Monthly Newsletter
  • A weekly French conversation group,
  • Scholarships for students of French,
  • Social gatherings with French themes
  • Cultural events
  • A series of lectures in French and English,
  • Co-sponsorship of various cultural events,

An interest in French language and culture is all you need to enjoy the Alliance Française de la Péninsule de Monterey. No matter what your degree of expertise in the French language — beginner, advanced, or native speaker — we are sure you will find good fellowship and programs to interest you as a member of the Alliance Française. Why not become a member today?

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