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Jean Shafiroff / French Heritage Society Kick Off Party
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Jean Shafiroff and Martin Shafiroff
Jean Shafiroff and Martin Shafiroff

Jean Shafiroff and Marin Shafiroff

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French Heritage Society 

40th Anniversary season in style

 Jean Shafroff, NYS Assemblymember Rebecca Seawright and  Elizabeth Stribling
 Jean Shafroff, NYS Assemblymember Rebecca Seawright
and Elizabeth Stribling

Celebrating its 40th Anniversary throughout 2022, French Heritage Society (FHS)  will mark its milestone year on both sides of the Atlantic this fall with a 40th Anniversary Gala at the Petit Palais in Paris on October 15th and “Gilded Age Gala” at a private club in Manhattan on November 17th. The New York Gala will honor philanthropist and long time Board Member,  Jean Shafiroff.  FHS kicked off its busy fall gala season with festive cocktails on two consecutive Thursday evenings in September, one graciously hosted by FHS Board Member and Gilded Age Gala honoree Jean Shafiroff and the other by Young Patrons Circle Co-Chair Blake Funston.

 On Thursday, September 22nd   cocktail festivities were held at the exquisite home of Jean and Martin Shafiroff. Remarks were given by Jean Shafiroff , as well as FHS Chairman Elizabeth Stribling and FHS Events Chair CeCe Black. Guests were further delighted to witness Mrs. Shafiroff receive an official proclamation as “First Lady of Philanthropy” from New York State Assemblymember  Rebecca Seawright in recognition of her immense impact as a philanthropist.

Esteemed guests included: FHS Board Members Judy McLaren, Kazie Metzger Harvey,  and Ann Van Ness. Also attending: Barbara Tober, Hunt Slonem, Candace Bushnell, Martin Shafiroff, Guy Robinson, Lee Black, Liane Pai, Liliana Cavendish,  Roy Kean, Afsaneh Akhtari , Paola Bacchini, Arnie Rosenshein, Susan and Gerald Baker, John Barman, Rosalie Brinton,  Bonnie Comley and Stewart F. Lane, Randi Schatz, Flo Anthony, Lee Fryd , Tony Bowles Terry Corbett, Maria Fishel, Lucia Hwong Gordon, Susan Gutfreund, Rolf Heitmeyer, Sylvia Hemingway, Ernest Schmatola, Lieba Nesis, Tony Bowles, David Hochberg, Margo Langenberg, George Ledes, Jonathan LeWinter, Jonn Nubian,  Barbara Schumacher, , Patricia Silverstein, Victor de Souza, Carole Bellidora Westfall, Pamala Wright, among others. 


About French Heritage Society

Founded in 1982, French Heritage Society is an American nonprofit organization with ten chapters in the U.S. and one in France. Its central mission is to ensure that the treasures of our shared French architectural and cultural heritage survive to inspire future generations. Over the past 40 years, FHS has given over 600 restoration grants to properties throughout France and in the U.S. and selected and supported more than 500 university students who have crossed the Atlantic for internships at esteemed institutions. Its emergency Notre-Dame Fire Restoration Fund has raised nearly $2.6 million to date.


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