Important Announcement

Group and private classes are taught online until further notice. The Alliance office is virtual, and Kamm House is open only by appointment.
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Benefits of Membership at the Alliance Française

Annual memberships to the Alliance start at $36 per year for individuals and provide the following benefits:

  • Alliance classes are available only to Alliance members.
  • Alliance memberships are tax-deductible contributions.
  • Access to digital library Culturethèque.
  • Access to the Alliance's DVD collection of 550+"top hits" contemporary and classic films on a searchable IMDb database. The majority are subtitled. Borrowing is complimentary for current members.
  • Free use of the Alliance's lending libraries of over two thousand books. Borrowing from both our French and our English libraries is complimentary for current members.
  • Members’ discounted prices to French-themed social events such as wine-tastings, dinners, private film screenings, and more.
  • Major discounts and privileges at Les Amis, a select group of French-themed businesses, including restaurants, bakeries, wineries and more.
  • Organization members have options for promoting their service/products in Alliance bulletins.

Membership Rates and Options:

Individual Membership:
The benefits of membership apply to the cardholder only.

Family Membership:
All benefits of membership apply equally to all immediate family members.

Student Membership:
For students in an accredited post-secondary school.

Organization Membership:
For small businesses, companies or organizations - includes a 'welcome' article in the bulletin.

Patron Cercle de Platine:
Membership privileges for the individual and immediate family with additional recognition including invitations to special events.

Lifetime Membership:
A lifetime individual membership to the Alliance Française de Portland with no expiration.

Make a tax-deductible donation to the Alliance Française:


Organization Memberships Include Special Features

For-profit Organization members can submit 1-2 articles per year for the Alliance bulletin and may be mentioned in seasonal promotions on a space-available basis. Non-profit Organization members (including the fields of education and host-exchange programs) can submit 1-2 complimentary entries/articles/promotions per year. Organization members may be included in seasonal promotions by invitation.

Additional individual postings for Organization members are $50 per posting ($40 for non-profits), and are subject to the discretion of the Alliance and space limitations. Organization members can request participation in the Les Amis de l'Alliance program which requires a current membership plus providing 10% discounts to Alliance members.

Les Amis de l'Alliance Offer Discount Privileges to Alliance Members

The following organization member businesses participate in the Les Amis de l'Alliance program and offer 10% discounts to card-carrying Alliance members.

Allium Bistro

The 10% discount is valid for the member’s entire table; not applicable to alcohol or gratuity.

Bergerac French Bistro

The 10% discount is valid for the member’s party of up to 4 at this French bistro, excluding drinks and gratuity. Blackout dates are New Year’s and Valentine’s.

Caveau Selections

The 10% discount is valid for purchases over $150; cannot be combined with other offers or discounts.

Domaine Divio

Offers members a 10% discount on bottles and 2-for-1 tastings of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay crafted in the Burgundian style.

Domaine Serene

Members will enjoy $10 estate flights (regularly $20) of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay at their Dayton tasting room and the Wine Lounge at the Sentinel.

Dr. Dominique Marguerite

10% discount on services. Jungian analyst, licensed psychologist. Bilingual.

France-Amérique Magazine

10% discount for annual subscriptions. Member code: AF13.

Katharine M. Doel, LCSW

10% discount on services. Psychotherapy and counseling for individuals and couples. French proficiency.

Les Couleurs de Provence (Kitchen Linens from Provence)

Members can benefit from the 10% discount online or in person. For web purchases, use the code=member to get the discount.

Occitan Imports

Occitan Imports offers a wide range of authentic, top quality French tablecloths and table linens imported from Provence in Southern France. 10% discount to AF de Portland members on purchases from their web site Enter the Discount Code AFPORTLAND during checkout and the discount will be automatically applied to your order.

Oya Custom Gemstone Jewelry

Elegant jewelry using gemstones & 24K gold vermeil accessories sourced from the grand bazaar in Istanbul. 10% off to Alliance members.

St. Honoré Boulangerie

The 10% discount is valid for the member’s entire transaction at the register, at all St. Honoré locations.

Stellar Cellars

Custom-made wine racks and wine cellars.10% discount; on some items, 20% off.

VERBIO, An Oregon Translation Company

The discount is valid for orders over $100 (smaller projects than $100 typically have flat, already-discounted fees, so the 10% discount doesn’t apply.) Authorized/certified by the French Consulate.

Versailles Gardens

French imports for the home and garden. The 10% discount is valid at Versailles Gardens and at the seasonal pop-up stores.

Your Own French Home – Property Rentals and Purchases

10% off rentals of Maison Châteauneuf-du-Pape and Maison Venasque.

Parking Information

Street parking on SW 20th St. facing the Kamm House is limited. Free parking is available in Lot B at SW 18th and SW Columbia. Please obtain a parking pass from the office.

After 6 pm weekdays, students may park in the Willamette Dental lot at SW 20th and SW Jefferson as available.

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