Mission and Activities
The Mission of the LACS is symbolized as “Roots & Leaves”.
Roots - To preserve Luxembourg heritage/culture in the United States
Leaves - To foster ongoing relationships of family, friendship, culture, education, tourism and commerce between Luxembourg and the United States.
- Sponsorship of the Luxembourg American Cultural Center – including Roots & Leaves Museum and LACS Research Center
- Sponsorship of annual Luxembourg Heritage Weekend each August including Luxembourg American Cultural Conference
- Publish Luxembourg American Gazette newsletter and LACS E-Newsletter
- Collaboration with American and Luxembourg Ambassadors and Luxembourg Consuls in the U.S.
- Provide educational/cultural opportunities for all ages
- Preservation of treasured family heirlooms and artifacts
- Preservation of archival and genealogical materials
- Promotion of Luxembourg culture and traditions
- Promotion of Luxembourg and Luxembourg American visual and performing arts
- Promotion of commerce and trade between Luxembourg and the U.S.
- Promotion of tourism between Luxembourg and the U.S.
- Foster ongoing relationships between the people of Luxembourg and the U.S.
- Serve as a resource for all Luxembourg societies throughout America