Advocating for communities and entrepreneurs since 2002

Do you want to explore business opportunities in Finland, or are you perhaps a Finnish entrepreneur interested expanding your market in the U.S.? Are you getting relocated in Texas or thinking of studying here? Our board members are here to help and get you connected with the resources you need. Get yourself familiar with our Board, and let us know how we can help you.

Our mission is focused on meeting the needs of businesses, communities and private members and all the friends of FABG and to create new opportunities.  Please join us in this mission and benefit from FABG membership. 


FINNISH AMERICAN BUSINESS GUILD (FABG) is a sub-division of Irving Sister Cities International. Members of the FABG are also members of Irving Sister Cities International. This membership is separate from the Greater Irving Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce. (You do not have to be a Chamber member to join.)





5201 N O'Connor Blvd #100, Irving, TX 75039


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Finland's independence Day gala/reception

FABG celebrates the Independence of Finland by organizing annual gala/reception events. These event include the presentation of colors with national anthems of both US. and Finland. Gala typically also includes guest speakers and dinner with ball room dancing along with well known bands from Finland as well as local musicians. FABG supports local high school students of Finnish decent by handing out scholarships the recipients of which are honored and announced during the event.

Check the pictures from our last Gala event.

Networking events

FABG networks with local chamber of commerce and business guilds from other European countries. Members are invited to join various events to build and enforce business relationships for the common benefit. Find out more about our past events.

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Dallas Stars Ice Hockey

FABG brings together all local hockey fans by inviting them to socialize together and watch high class NHL ice hockey game presented by the Dallas Stars organization with players from Finland.

 Finnish Pride Night
on November 10th, 2017
had excellent turnout with 92 tickets sold

See the post game group photo on the ice with Kari Lehtonen and Esa Lindell.




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