DEMOCRATS ABROAD FRANCE SPONSORS ‘AN EVENING WITH AL HERTER.’ April 21st, starting at 18h30, at the American Church, 2nd flr. Thurber Room. 15E each/10E members of Young Democrats Abroad France. RSVP Necessary. Plus comments from talk last Sept. 19th in Paris for the benefit of Handicap International.

In Uncategorized on April 13, 2009 at 18:04
An Evening With Al Herter
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 – 6:30pm

The ‘hippie philanthropist’,
the man who does both well and good,
the Progressive’s answer to the smart-money guy

will speak for Democrats Abroad France

Tuesday, April 21 at 6:30 PM
At the American Church in Paris
65 Quai d’Orsay, 75007 Paris


Come hear the wit and wisdom of Al Herter, a self-made millionaire
and successful private investor, and learn how his years of investment
experience can work for you. Get his take on where his money is today
and why, and how he sees this financial meltdown working out.

Al has nothing to sell. But he does like to help people. He has
spoken with great success here in Paris annually since 2005: for
W.I.C.E., Young Democrats Abroad at the QLIC Cafe last September when
800E were raised for Handicap International. Al will take questions
from the audience and respond to suggested topics.

Al Herter is a native New Yorker with academic degrees from Cornell
(economics) and New York University (public finance). A private
investor for 40 years, he has always worked for non-profits and public
agencies. He retired at age 37 to become a Mr. Mom to his three very
young sons. A resident of Paris, Manhattan and San Francisco. he
describes himself as a ‘Hippie Philanthropist’ trying to make a
difference in other peoples lives. He has deep Scottish roots, which
are a good place to start as an investor. See his website: (Al’s March 2006 warning about the coming financial meltdown and bursting house bubble is posted in ‘Archives, Dec. 2008’!)
15 euros (10 euros for Young Dems) at the door, to benefit DAF
Limited seating, you must RSVP.

Click here to rsvp:
Barbara Tucker


” It was the perfect discussion for the moment!”

” I really appreciated Al’s very inspiring talk. What was most inspiring was
the man himself and how he thinks, very different to what I imagined. ”

” it was not only interesting and helpful but very enjoyable as well (and
for a good cause to boot, what more can one ask for).”

” I really enjoyed the evening!”

” Apart from it being very informative, I found Al to be really inspiring.
I loved his honest and straightforward manner.”

” Thanks for introducing us to Al Herter and for organizing the entire
evening. I was impressed. We were pretty wired after his talk. I enjoyed his
presentation, his style and message.”

“It was a great evening and helped unblock stuff for me. Al is terrific.”

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