The American Friends of Lafayette is an historical and patriotic society dedicated to the memory of Major General Gilbert Motier, Marquis de Lafayette and to the study of his life and times in America and France.
The Society is an organization aware of the ideals of this great French visionary leader, the inspirational quality of his remarkable career, his contributions to our own struggle for liberty, and his ceaseless efforts to forge an eternal bond of friendship between the United States and France.
The goal of The American Friends of Lafayette is to foster and promote this traditional friendship by way of continual research into the history that began with the American War for Independence and includes any documents past and present that shed more light on the life of the Marquis. Read more »
AFL Officers and Executive Committee
President - Alan Hoffman
First Vice President - Rob Raffety
Second Vice President - Janice Wolk
Treasurer - Chuck Schwam
Secretary - Phil Schroeder
At-large Members of the Board of Governors: Caroline Lareuse, Benoit Guizard, and Jerry Meekins
Membership Co-Chairs: Drs. Almut and Paul Spalding