FIAF Young Patrons

Meet, mingle, and enjoy exclusive events with a French twist with fellow Young Patrons who are as passionate about art and culture as you!

If you’re between 21 and 45, and interested in francophone culture (whether or not you speak French), a Young Patron Membership is the perfect match for you. Besides receiving the many benefits of a FIAF Individual Membership, you’ll be invited to specially-curated Young Patrons events around town and get privileged access to many FIAF cultural programs. Most events take place in English, with translation or subtitles provided for those in French.

The contribution portion of Young Patrons Memberships provides vital support for FIAF’s cultural and educational programs.

Young Patrons Membership perks include:

  • Complimentary tickets for the Young Patrons Fall Fête.
  • Invitations to specially-curated Young Patrons events like private gallery tours, wine tastings and culinary events, VIP cocktail receptions, film premieres, and more.

In addition, enjoy all the benefits of a regular membership:

  • Invitations to select members-only events, and opportunities to network and socialize in French
  • Free admission to weekly CinéSalon film screenings at FIAF.
  • Discounts on tickets to all in-person/livestreamed cultural programs including performances, talks, special screenings, wine tastings, and more
  • Free online access to recordings of FIAF events when available
  • Members-only borrowing privileges at the FIAF Haskell Library (books, DVDs, French study guides, and more), as well as free admission to library programs
  • Free online access to the digital library Culturethèque (download or stream top French magazines, eBooks, TV, podcasts, and more)
  • Discounts on dining, travel, beauty, and more with FIAF’s partners

All the benefits listed above are extended to one individual. If you are interested in joining with a friend, please email us at


100% tax deductible

Email or call 646-388-6607 if you have any questions.

Young Patrons

  • Constance Chu (Co-Chair)
  • Laura Iglehart (Co-Chair)
  • Nathalie Ackawi
  • Jasmine Bissete
  • Nicole-Juliet Friedman
  • Tiani Jones
  • Barbara Luse
  • Eli Maitland
  • Christina (Bott) Murphy