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The New Black Elite
On September 10, Immigration Journalism Award recipient Elise Vincent of Le Monde will join Crystal Fleming, professor of sociology and Africana studies at Stony Brook, and WNYC reporter Arun Venugopal for a panel discussion on ra…
Young Leaders 2014
This summer, the French-American Foundations in the United States and France announced their new classes of Young Leaders, comprising emerging leaders in a wide range of professional fields, from business to diplomacy, technology…
A World Without Borders
In 2008, Ecuador opened its borders, ending visa requirements for foreigners and embracing the principle of universal citizenship. Discover the lessons learned from this experiment in this piece written by 2013 Immigration Journal…
The New Black Elite
September 10, 2014
In a recent article in M, le magazine du Monde, 2012 Immigration Journalism Award winner Elise Vincent wrote about a group in France that she referred to as the “new black elite,” as the cover of the magazine showed a rising c…read more
October 2, 2014
In 2011, Jose Antonio Vargas risked his career by sharing a personal secret: he publically came out as an undocumented immigrant in an essay published in The New York Times Magazine. In Documented, he chronicles his journey as an…read more
Young Leaders Annual Meeting
October 8, 2014
The 2014 Class of Young Leaders will meet with returning participants for the annual meeting, scheduled to be held in Paris and Bordeaux, France…read more
Read the summary report, view video, and see photos from the Foundation's "The Art of Diplomacy" conference, held June 11, 2014.
Join our friends at the Museum of the City of New York Friday, September 30, for a discussion with Rhonda Garelick author of MADEMOISELLE: Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History and New Yorker author Judith Thurman.
The French-American Foundation is supported by the generosity of individuals, corporations, and foundations committed to strengthening the French-American relationship. We welcome your contributions and look forward to engaging you in our work, community, and mission.
2014 Annual Gala Dinner
Board of Directors Breakfast with Alessia Lefébure
Board of Directors Luncheon with Christophe Deloire
The Art of Diplomacy
27th Annual Translation Prize Awards Ceremony
Salon Dinner with Pascal Lamy
Les Marches de la Liberté with Rokhaya Diallo
Private Salon Dinner with Edmund Phelps
Board of Directors Luncheon with Philip K. Howard
Luncheon with Marie-Hélène Aubert
The French-American Foundation wishes to acknowledge the individuals, companies, and private foundations that have generously supported our work.