An invitation to join

Les Amis is a not for profit 501.c3 organization that promotes education, preservation and awareness of the French Creole heritage and culture in the mid- Mississippi River Valley.

Since 1994 our members have enjoyed a broad array of unique opportunities including:


  • Lectures and receptions in private homes and social clubs

  • Conversation with acclaimed scholars, lecturers and artists

  • Parties and events centered on historic themes

  • Various media such as film premiers and first release book signings

  • Tours of historic sites in the United States and France

  • Exclusive access to museum and private collections

  • A convivial membership group from all of the historic locations in the mid-Mississippi River Creole Corridor


All memberships are tax deductible. Memberships above the Ami/Contributeur Level offer exclusive tours and dinners.

Fees for all programs and events are very reasonably priced. The fee for a one hour program with reception begins at $10.

  • Les Amis Invitation to Join

Membership levels

  • AMI (individual) $35
    will receive regular mailings and notices for Members Events

  • CONTRIBUTEUR (couple) $50
    will receive regular mailings and notices for Members Events

  • SUPPORTEUR $100
    will receive regular mailings and notices for Members Events
    plus complimentary tours of some historic sites for member & guest

  • PATRONNEUR $250
    will receive regular mailings and notices for Members Events
    along with complimentary tours of some historic sites for member & guest
    plus a private home invitation

  • BENEFACTEUR $500
    will receive regular mailings and notices for Members Events
    along with complimentary tours of some historic sites for member & guest and a private home invitation plus additional exclusive invitations in the region

  • GIFT MEMBERSHIP (Any amount)
    Membership to Les Amis makes a wonderful gift for any occasion and is tax-deductible!

    TRIBUTE/MEMORIAL

    Make a contribution to Les Amis as a thoughtful tribute or memorial for a friend, colleague or loved one.

    CONTRIBUTION

    Consider making a restricted or unrestricted contribution to Les Amis. Your support helps Les Amis to continue to provide outstanding programming.

    Contributions are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

      

Please make checks payable to Les Amis and mail to:

Les Amis
c/o Gina M. Gottlob
Missouri History Museum
P.O. Box 11940
St. Louis, MO 63112-0040

All contributions and memberships are tax deductible.

Click for the PDF Membership Form.