A partner is a physical person or a legal person (company, association, organization) who shares, assists and collaborates on an important project of the Besner Family Association. An AFB recognized felllow, an important financial contribution from a member or an exceptional gracious work allows for a partner status.

Foundation of Valleyfield College

The Besner Family Association and the Valleyfield College Foundation proudly unveiled on January 30, 2017 the creation of the Hector-Besner College Scholarship. 

SCHOLARSHIP   Hector-Besner Scholarship of $ 500 for college studies! Selection criteria: be a full-time student at COLLEGE DE VALLEYFIELD. Special thanks to the Besner Family Association for their involvement!

Bourse Hector Besner

Robert Lapointe

The partner Robert Lapointe, is not a Besner but he says he could name himself Dit Besner! He provides significant consulting services and provides important work in a gracious way to the Association. He is the designer of the present modern responsive website. He also worked on the reorganization of the genealogy database hosting of the first web site.

An young 75-year-old, who, in addition to site design, makes sure that the AFB take advantage of software donations by large computer companies, writes texts, works on graphics and proposes new ways of doing things. In addition, he willingfully becomes the appointed webmastet volunteer for the next 3 years.

Personal profile / career site of RL (an overview )                                
Website designed by RL for his son François Lapointe, lawyer           
Site designed by RL for the Montarville History Society                      
Site designed by RL for the Société d'histoire de la Vallée du Richelieu
Friendly relation between RL and the site owners