Welcome to FASM The Finnish-American Society of the Midwest, a Finlandia Foundation Chapter.
The society provides a forum for sharing Finnish and Finnish-American history, culture; encouraging strong ties between the countries and hosting cultural events throughout the year in the Chicago area.
The society is a 501(C) 3 non-profit organization. All are welcome as members. See the membership section for more information.
There are numerous cultural events planned throughout the year, see the calendar for details.
FASM is governed by a Board of Directors. The persons serving are as follows:
Oscar Forsman President
Liisa McMahon Vice President
Sally Forsman Secretary
Steve Koivula Treasurer
Cindy Berg Membership Secretary
Arnold Aho Director
John Berg Director
Jennifer Carstens Director
Heikki Hartikainen Director
Eeva Kallio Director
Dan Maki Director
Mary Wurzer Director
FASM's "Suomi Finland 100th Anniversary Committee" working with other Milwaukee and Chicagoland Finnish organizations planning events to celebrate Finland's 100th Anniversary!
FASM has a Facebook page. Become a "Friend" or "Like" us on Facebook.