Announcements

  • Ambassadors Sing for Peace

     

    We are thrilled announce the launch of the “Ambassadors Sing for Peace” CD

    The CD contains twelve familiar songs promoting world peace, hope, and togetherness for the troubled times that we all inhabit. This is an important, diplomatic and artistic effort for all time. [Read More]

What they say about FAF

“I am pleased to offer my enthusiastic support for the UNESCO/FAF Balkan Youth Reconciliation Seminar Series. Your mission of peace through cultural exchanges is to be applauded and I hope it will accomplish our mutual long-term goal to build a civil society.”

- U.S. Congresswoman Nita Lowey

“The Grosse Pointe South choir’s trip to NYC was well organized and very exciting. We so enjoyed the UN and the opportunity to sing for the UN (International) school … (T)he workshop with Gavin Creel – and then watching him in Hair – was an experience our students will never forget. I have traveled with FAF since 1976 and each trip has been a new and exciting experience. By the way, our rooms … were amazing. We were only a half of a block off Times Square and I could lie in my bed and watch Times Square’s ball turn from red, to blue, to green. What memories we will all have. Thank you.” – Ellen J. Bowen, Director of Choral Activities, Grosse Pointe South High School

“The trip was a wonderful success. Our guides were excellent; we got to sing at the Vatican for a Mass in St. Peter’s and it was wonderful. The educational tours were excellent and the guides for them were well organized. The final dinner was excellent. Thank you for your work; it was good working with you again.”

- Ellen Bowen, Grosse Point High School to Italy

“Having been made aware of the dangers of visiting Mexico, I was very concerned on the safety aspects. However, I knew immediately I entered the Arrivals Hall at the Airport in Mexico City and met Victor and his team from Friendship Ambassadors Foundation, that everything and everyone would be very safe and looked after well. The care and attention to detail of the team, and their willingness and ability to arrange for everyone to be ‘in the right place at the right time’ was exceptional. An added bonus was the tremendous knowledge of our guide from Mexico, who gave us some great information about the city as we traveled in the vehicle. I would recommend Friendship Ambassadors Foundation for their excellent service; they were wonderful, and made the experience of attending the United Nations DIP NGO Conference on Disarmament one to be remembered.”

- Kate Moore, Director of Membership, Soroptimist International

What's New

 

Friendship Ambassadors Foundation, Inc is proud to announce that it has been selected as a Top-Rated Non Profit by GreatNonProfits!

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The Youth Assembly at the United Nations is seeking global partners for this summer’s events and going forward. We are seeking institutional, development partners who are leaders in youth education, outreach, information & contact, and who also possess a mission similar to the conference organizers, Friendship Ambassadors Foundation. Please send inquiries to YAPartners@faf.org for further information and consideration.

The Winter Youth Assembly at the United Nations will be taking place on February 11th and 12th, 2015.  The event is aimed at Youth Leaders and those who wish to become leaders, ages 16-28+. Registration will open the week of October 27th.  For inquiries regarding YA registration, please send an email to apply4ya@faf.org

The 2015 Rhythms of One World Festivals in New York City will take place from June 24 to July 1, 2015.  The Rhythms of One World 2015 NYC International Choral Festival will open with a concert at UN Headquarters celebrating the anniversary of the signing of the UN charter, and conclude at the Avery Fisher Philharmonic Hall at Lincoln Center, with significant performances in iconic New York City venues through out the week.

FAF’s Service Ambassadors in Ecuador is proud to announce the completion of the first phase (construction) of the program.  FAF believes that these exchanges, involving service and intimate relations with developing communities abroad, help to promote mutual understanding and global cooperation.  This project is an extension of the foundation’s commitment to the UNs MDG #8, promoting cooperation between the developed and developing world.  For an update on the progress of the program, click HERE.

FAF’s Cultural Exchange Projects in 2014 include concert tours to Ireland, Scotland, South Africa, and many more.  Contact FAF staff at 1-800-526-2908 or friendlyam@faf.org for information on your ensemble’s next memorable concert tour.  To visit our cultural exchange projects’ page, click HERE.

The Rhythms of One World International Choral Festival

For your enjoyment, watch the 2012 Rhythms of One World Festival below:

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