The annual 'Beaujolais Nouveau' fundraiser held in November is an event combining the traditional welcoming of the Beaujolais Nouveau with tastings of other wines and specialties of France. The release of the Beaujolais Nouveau wine is a unique tradition that is shared amongst the international communities. Each year, on the third Thursday of November at midnight, the young Beaujolais Nouveau wine is released around the world and sparks a worldwide celebration with good wine, good food and good times!
The annual Summer Champagne Fundraiser held in June is an event honoring the French "art de vivre." It is the perfect occasion to celebrate summertime the French way, and to network over a glass of Champagne.
The event is held on the rooftop terrace of an Atlanta skyscraper, which setting lends itself to an elegant social atmosphere, and includes a French buffet and an auction of items with a unique French flair.
The Crystal Peach Awards have historically recognized the most significant inbound and outbound investments to and from France and the Southeastern USA. In 2011, two new awards were created - The Award of Innovation to recognize an innovative French company in the Atlanta area, and The Crystal Peach FACC Award of Excellence to recognize outstanding contributions to the FACC by a member of Board Member.
The Women's Series is a collaborative initiative of the French, German, Belgian and Netherlands American Chambers of Commerce, and the British-American Business Council.
Started in January 2014, the Women's Series holds quarterly business events for professional women of the Atlanta international community.
The goal of the Women's Series is to bring educational and stimulating content to our attendees, while also facilitating professional opportunities and networking among peers.
Each year, members of the FACC-Atlanta gather to vote on the FACC Board of Directors. The meeting includes executives from many multinational firms headquartered in Atlanta, as well as the French-American business community and local government representatives.
Click HERE to take a look at this year's general assembly!