French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan
P.O. Box 1900, Royal Oak, 48068-1900

Mission / Purpose

The French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan (FCHSM) was organized in 1980 as an educational, historical, cultural, and genealogical non-profit organization, committed to make people aware of the rich culture and history of French Canadians in North America. 

Operating Year: January - December 2024

Elected Board
President: Eva Armitage
Vice President: Catherine Cangany, Ph.D.
Corresponding Secretary: Micki Smith
Membership Chairperson: Mr. John P Varineau
Recording Secretary: Loraine DiCerbo
Treasurer: Darin P. Ellair
MHH - Journal Volunteers
MHH Editor: Loraine DiCerbo
MHH Co-Editor: Gail Moreau-DesHarnais
MHH Past Editor: Gail Moreau-DesHarnais
MHH Past Editor: Diane Sheppard
MHH Past Editor: Suzanne Boivin Sommerville
MHH Indexer: Laura Chevalier
MHH Distribution: Mr. John P Varineau
FCHSM Website
Overall Webmaster: Diane Sheppard
Membership: Mr. John P Varineau
Treasurer: Darin P. Ellair
FCHSM Store: Gail Moreau-DesHarnais
FCHSM Meetings: Diane Sheppard
Other Volunteers
Facebook Administrator: Loraine DiCerbo
Facebook Administrator: Diane Sheppard
Facebook Administrator: Suzanne Boivin Sommerville
FCHSM T-Shirts and Tote Bags: Dawn Danowski
Member at Large: Jac Getzinger
Memorial at Mt. Elliott: Vacant
Memorial at Mt. Elliott: Vacant
Mi. Gen. Council Delegate: Judy Muhn
Novena at Ste. Anne's: Rosemary Kirt
Novena at Ste. Anne's: Gail Moreau-DesHarnais
Past President (Immediate): Dawn Danowski
Photographer: Loraine DiCerbo
Photographer: Darin P. Ellair
Program Chairperson: Danial Jones
Zoom Meetings: Eva Armitage

Meeting Information

French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan meetings are free and open to the public.  Our meetings are held on the second Saturday of January, February, March, April, May, September, October, and November.  See the FCHSM Meetings Page for a list of meetings for the year.   Note: Many of our meetings are virtual Zoom Meetings.