Wednesday, Dec. 07, 2016

Message from the President of the Republic of Finland to Finnish expatriate communities

By News Committee

Message from the President of the Republic of...

Santa is on his way!

By Cultural Committee

Our annual Pikkujoulu (Christmas party) will be held on Saturday December 10th starting at 12:30 pm with entertainment and a sing-a-long. A traditional Finnish Christmas meal will be served at 2:00 pm and long awaited guest from Korvatunturi will arrive after the dinner to deliver gifts for the children....

Important Membership Changes for All Members

By Minna Rodgers

Dear FAHA Member,

As we approach the end of the current fiscal year, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for making this one of the best years for the Finnish American Home Association...

Sonoma Sun article: 'Fast start, big Finnish'

By Cultural Committee

Sonoma Sun article of our Oktoberfest event:

'Fast start, big Finnish

Posted on October 12, 2016 by Sonoma Valley Sun 

Mitch Polzak and the Royal Deuces break out the Rockabilly (with a two-lane...

Mitch Polzak and the Royal Deuces

Oktoberfest / Kekri Kekkerit

By Cultural Committee

Everybody is welcome to celebrate Oktoberfest / Kekri Kekkerit on October 15, 1-8PM.

Program includes:

Live music provided by Mitch Polzak and the Royal Deuces (music 3-5PM), BBQ sausages, beer,  sauna, swimming, silent...


FAHA Volunteer Wins Vintage Festival Marathon

Congratulations to Dimisha Rodgers! Dimisha is a FAHA Member and has volunteered for many events including supporting the ongoing partnership with Destination Races. This past weekend she...
An Invite from Humanitas Winery
Valley of the Moon Vintage Festival Welcomes FAHA Participation


WANTED - Resident Service Coordinator

Seeking a part-time, 16 hours per week, Resident Service Coordinator (RSC) who will provide and coordinate information and referrals, housing retention support, educational workshops, and community-building activities to limited income senior residents at FAHA Manor a 48 unit apartment building in Sonoma Ca.

This position requires demonstrated...

Juhannus Mid-Summer Celebration in Pictures
Message From the President Regarding the Arrest of the Former Executive Director

Board Meetings

April 2016 Meeting

File contains:

  1. Agenda
  2. Minutes
  3. Balance sheet
  4. Budget vs. actuals
March 2016 Meeting
February 2016 Meeting

Past Events

Winter Saunafestival

Such a fun day at Winter Sauna Fest

A beautiful, sunny day greeted everyone in Sonoma to enjoy our annual Member Appreciation – Winter Sauna Fest day.  Sauna was hot and the pool was...

Break out the Mint Juleps and big hats! Let's get lucky in Kentucky!
Reminder for the Annual Meeting


The Importance of the Palms

At the very center of FAHA’s campus, its facade the first glimpse of FAHA as one turns off Verano Avenue, stands a manifestation of the most egalitarian and community-oriented values of FAHA’s founders. FAHA Palms, a limited-equity housing cooperative, owns this 16-unit apartment building, leases the land from FAHA, and is...

Beyond the Hall…know your FAHA
Member Volunteer Appreciation Corner


Know your FAHA

The FAHA Office is located in the FAHA Manor and can be accessed during business hours from the door opposite the office and near the Manor Community room (far end of the building from the Manor parking lot).

Denise Wilbanks is the FAHA Administrative Assistant; Members will find she is available to assist you with: Guest room reservations,...

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Living at FAHA


Dec 10
FAHA Board Meeting - Saturday @10:00
Dec 10
Jan 21
FAHA Annual Meeting - Saturday @ 1:00
Feb 19
FAHA Board Meeting - Sunday @10:00


The Finnish American Home Association, or FAHA, is a unique non-profit organization that has grown from its roots as a small service organization into a regional authority on Finnish culture and more...