May 22, 2024

2024 Annual Gala

New York City - Invite Only

Mark your calendars for the 2024 French-American Foundation Gala at the Rainbow Room in New York City! Held annually each spring, the Gala serves as the FAF’s premier fundraising event, as well as an evening dedicated to honoring individuals who have made remarkable contributions to the Franco-American community.

In 2024, the French-American Foundation will honor:

  • Raymond J. McGuire, President, Lazard
  • Isabel Wilkerson (Young Leader 1994), New York Times Bestselling Author and Pulitzer Prize Winner

And for their dedicated service to French-American friendship:

  • Allan M. Chapin, Chairman Emeritus, French-American Foundation–United States
  • Alain Papiasse, Chairman Emeritus, French-American Foundation–France

Purchase tables & tickets

A limited number of tickets and tables are now available for purchase. Benefits for supporters may include premium table placement and brand recognition on Gala materials and throughout the event. Individuals and corporate sponsors also have the opportunity to purchase ad space in the 2024 edition of our Gala journal. Take a look at our 2023 Gala journal here.

To learn more about opportunities to provide individual support and corporate sponsorship for the 2024 Gala, please contact Margaret Fahey (