The Louisiana Chapter organizes a variety of events for its members throughout the year, and raises funds for the grants that FHS Board members have voted to support. The current projects are listed below in bold.

Buddy BoltonMichael Harold, and Diane Sustendal Labouisse are the current Louisiana Chapter Co-Chairmen. For further information or to learn more about Membership, please contact the Louisiana Chapter directly. Please email: fhs@frenchheritagesociety.org

Photos: Louisiana Chapter event, chapter grant to the Château de Grisy in Normandy and French interns at Laura Plantation.



Past Highlights

  • Lectures, private museum tours, wine tastings, special dinners
  • Day trips to surrounding homes and plantations
  • Friends of Music chamber music presentation of the Ébène String Quartet on the Tulane University campus and supper-reception for the artists and guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Labouisse.
  • On the Eve of the Celebration of the Battle of New Orleans, French Vespers will be sung at the Mount Olivet Episcopal-Anglican Church in historic Algiers Point led by the Very Rev. Jean Meade.
  • Recent dinner at the Residence of the French Consul General of France in New Orleans honoring FHS long-time patron Matilda Gray Stream
  • Welcome parties for FHS Student Interns at nearby cultural institutions