Ways to Give

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Annual Fund

Gifts to our Annual Fund provide essential operating support and help sustain all of our programs throughout the year. Make a gift today and help us to continue to bring the richness and diversity of France and the French-speaking world to New England residents through arts and education programming and our French library.

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In 2011, we established the Mosaïque Cultural Fund to provide vital support for expanded and exceptional cultural programming at the Center. Invest in Mosaïque and help us make Boston the most vibrant cultural destination it can be!

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A planned gift through your estate enables you to leave a legacy of continued support that will help to assure the future success of the Center's mission and programs. In many cases, planned gifts can also provide financial/tax benefits for you and your family.

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Leadership Giving Circles

We honor our most generous supporters, who make a gift of $1,000+ to our Annual Fund, with an invitation to join our Leadership Giving Circles. To fully express our appreciation for these exceptional levels of support, we are pleased to provide each Circle with special benefits

Circle supporters may elect to receive an Essential Family membership (as opposed to a Premier Family membership) as well as waive all other benefits with monetary value in order to receive a full tax-deduction on their gifts to the Center.

Le Marquis de La Fayette Circle

$1,000 - $2,499

Benefits include:
• Premier Family membership
• Invitation for two to all private receptions with special guest artists
• Recognition on donor plaque (in first floor Reading Room)
• Recognition in annual report
• Advance invitation to Le Bal*
*Subject to standard ticket prices.

All but $310 is tax-deductible.

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Marie Curie Circle

$2,500 - $4,999

Benefits include:
• Invitation for two to the mid-year Center Updates petit-déjeuner and lecture with special guest artist

Plus:
• Premier Family membership
• Invitation for two to all private receptions with special guest artists
• Recognition on donor plaque (in first floor Reading Room)
• Recognition in annual report
• Advance invitation to Le Bal*
*Subject to standard ticket prices.

All but $360 is tax-deductible.

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Alexandre Dumas Circle

$5,000 - $9,999

Benefits include:
• Invitation for two to a private group dinner with special guest artist
• Invitation for two to the Executive Director's Holiday Party

Plus:
• Premier Family membership
• Invitation for two to the mid-year Center Updates petit-déjeuner and lecture with special guest artist
• Invitation for two to all private receptions with special guest artists
• Recognition on donor plaque (in first floor Reading Room)
• Recognition in annual report
• Advance invitation to Le Bal*
*Subject to standard ticket prices.

All but $580 is tax-deductible.

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Claude Debussy Circle

$10,000 - $24,999

Benefits include:
• Opportunity to be a named sponsor of an event
• Opportunity to reserve premium seating for two at cultural events
• Invitation to Le Tour de France Viticole Wine Dinner (private gala)*

Plus:
• Premier Family membership
• Invitation for two to a private group dinner with special guest artist
• Invitation for two to the Executive Director's Holiday Party
• Invitation for two to the mid-year Center Updates petit-déjeuner and lecture with special guest artist
• Invitation for two to all private receptions with special guest artists
• Recognition on donor plaque (in first floor Reading Room)
• Recognition in annual report
• Advance invitation to Le Bal*
*Subject to standard ticket prices.

All but $580 is tax-deductible.

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George Sand Circle

$25,000+

Benefits include:
• Opportunity to customize a benefits package in consultation with our staff

Tax-deductible portion of gift will be determined once benefits package is selected.

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Georges F. and Edna A. Doriot Society

Lifetime giving of $100,000+

Named for the dynamic husband-wife team who chaired the Board of Trustees of the French Cultural Center from 1966 to 1987, and who each were awarded the Légion d’Honneur by the French Government, the Georges F. and Edna A. Doriot Society recognizes our extraordinary benefactors whose lifetime giving to the Center exceeds $100,000. Donors at these levels are recognized every year in our annual report and on a plaque displayed at the Center.

How to Make your Gift

By Check or by Phone

Make check payable to: French Cultural Center
Mail to:
French Cultural Center
Attn: Claude Khalife
Development Officer
53 Marlborough Street
Boston, MA 02116

Call: 617.912.0400

If you have questions, you can get in touch with our team






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