Annual Meeting 2020 Cancelation

Due to the public health concerns around the coronavirus, the Annual Meeting has been canceled for this year. An information package will be mailed to all members. We extend our best wishes for your health, and we look forward to seeing you at the meeting next year, scheduled for Saturday, March 27th, 2021.


The Board of Directors of The Maurice Rohrbach Fund for Swiss-American Culture Exchange and Honorary Consul of Switzerland in Philadelphia Christine Pfister cordially invite you to a special reception.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

4:00 – 6:00 PM

The Union League of Philadelphia, 140 S. Broad Street

Invitations will be mailed in late August.


The Swiss Government and the General Consulate of Switzerland in New York chose Mrs. Christine Pfister as the new Honorary Consul in Philadelphia. We congratulate our member Christine on her new assignment and welcome her as our new representative. Christine Pfister takes the place of retiring Honorary Consul Franz Portmann who served the Swiss Community for many years. We thank Franz Portmann for all his support and wish Christine Pfister great success in her new position.

150th Anniversary

Our society celebrated its 150th Anniversary on Saturday, October 16, 2010 at the Torresdale Frankford Country Club in Philadelphia. The Gala Dinner was well attended, and our members and guests enjoyed great food, entertainment and dancing. The Directors of the Board thank all sponsors, advertisers and especially the attending members, friends and guests for supporting this special event. A picture gallery is in the making, so we hope you check back in the near future.