JOHN WILHELM IS HOST COORDINATOR for COUNTY DURHAM, ENGLAND

COUNTY DURHAM HOST EXCHANGE DIRECTOR IS JOHN WILHELM: We have a group of 12 ambassadors inbound exchange coming from the County Durham of England Friendship Force Club for a week staring on April 3, 2018. Please contact John Wilhelm, Event Coordinator, at 770.921.4333 to assist with event planning. You can also contact Bonnie Evans, Host Coordinator … Read more

HOLIDAY PARTY SATURDAY 12/2 AT 12:30 PM

We are excited to see new and old friends on Saturday, December 2nd, at La Petite Violette Restaurant for our Annual Holiday Party! We’ll meet at 12:30 p.m., at La Petite Violette, 2948 Clairmont Road, Atlanta, GA 30329. Lunch will be served at 1:30 p.m. This is our chance to pull our fanciest holiday outfits … Read more

WEBMASTER AND AUDITOR UPDATE

Allison Lindsey has joined our FFGA Club. Allison is also on the staff of FFI, and was at our Annual Meeting on the 15th of this month, at which she gave a presentation and update on FFI. Allison has volunteered to be our Webmaster. Thank you! Barb Shields, longtime member of our club, has volunteered … Read more

WANTED HOST JOURNEY COORDINATOR

We are delighted that we have an international club coming to visit us April 2018, right after Easter . The club is from Durham, England, and we are hoping there is no language barrier. Please contact Cynthia Williams (404-351-5352; madamew@hotmail.com) if you can assist. There will be more details in the up-coming newsletters.    

ANNUAL MEETING 10/15 At BAMBINELLIS

JOIN US AT BAMBINELLI’S ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15TH! We are meeting and dining at Bambinelli’s Northlake. Social and Annual Meeting begin at 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 15th. Supper begins at 5 p.m. Cost is still the same at $25 per person which includes soft drink, salad, entrée and garlic knots. Select your entrée and … Read more

COWBOY FESTIVAL IN CARTERSVILLE

The club is planning a trip in October to the COWBOY FESTIVAL in CARTERSVILLE. It will be an all day event so we are encouraging members to carpool. If you need assistance with a ride contact, John Wilhelm at jwainc7@bellsouth.net or 770.921.4333. Be on the look out for the next newsletter for more details.

NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR THE 2018 FFGA BOARD

The Nominating Committee for the 2018 FFGA Board of Directors are Linda Foley (chairperson) lfoley2002@yahoo.com, Sue Mills delray316@gmail.com, and Barbara Shields barbara-zee@mindspring.com Begin thinking of talking about your interest. The Board encourages you to self nominate yourself or another agreeing member,  by contacting one of the Nominating Committee Members listed above by August 15, 2017. … Read more