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Professionals Group

Looking to get involved at the Alliance Française, expand your network, and build your professional skills while having fun?

The Alliance Française Professionals Group (AFPG) is a peer-driven group that supports the mission of the Alliance Française de Chicago through fundraising, community involvement, and networking opportunities.

What We Do

Create Valuable Networks

Participate in networking and relationship-building opportunities and events with other AF leaders, including the Board of Directors and Woman’s Board.

Build Professional Experience

Build new skills by taking on leadership roles within the group, all while contributing to one of Chicago’s oldest cultural institutions.

Project Management & Event Planning

Organize some of the Alliance’s marquee annual events, such as the Bastille Day celebration. Keep scrolling to learn about our 2021 celebration!

Bastille Day 2021

Our Bastille Day celebration on July 10, 2021 was the Alliance’s first in-person event since the beginning of the pandemic — so we went all out!

With over 300 guests, more than a dozen local restaurants and vendors, Grey Goose-sponsored cocktails, family activities, a live DJ, and more, it was one of the Alliance’s most successful Bastille Day events!

Interested in Joining the AFPG?

Rejoignez-nous !

Below are the qualifications for joining our dynamic and driven group:

  • Highly motivated and eager to share your knowledge and experience with other like-minded Francophiles in support of the Alliance.
  • Appreciative of global French-speaking cultures; proficiency in French is not required.
  • Currently a member of the Alliance Française de Chicago.
  • Preferably based in Chicago; however, our members can be found traveling and living all over the world.

To express your interest, please fill out the form below or email [email protected] and someone will reply with more information and next steps!

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