July 2012

Tumori: da Washington a Vancouver per aiutare a combattere la leucemia – partito dall’Ambasciata d’Italia l’italiano Luigi Laraia per solitaria attraversata in bicicletta

July 29, 2012 // 0 Comments

26/07/2012 E’ partita oggi pomeriggio, dall’Ambasciata d’Italia a Washington DC, la traversata solitaria in bicicletta che porterà l’italiano Luigi Laraia dalla capitale americana fino a Vancouver, in Canada per diffondere consapevolezza sulle leucemie, anche attraverso la sua storia personale, e raccogliere fondi in favore della Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (http://www.lls.org/). “Siamo orgogliosi di Luigi — ha affermato l’Ambasciatore d’Italia a […]

Vinitaly Tour To Bring The Best Of Italian Wine Producers To Washington’s Congressional Wine Caucus

July 18, 2012 // 0 Comments

On July 19th 2012 the US Congressional Wine Caucus will convene about the future of Italian wine in the USA, with Italian wine producers such as Cristina Mariani-May (Cantina Castello Banfi), Matteo Lunelli (Cantine Ferrari),  Marilisa Allegrini (Cantina Allegrini), Daniela Mastroberardino (Cantina Terredora), Luca Paschina (Casa Vinicola Zonin), Odila Galer-Noel (GIV). The new Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero and Congressman Mike […]

Tumori: un italiano in solitaria in bicicletta da Washington a Vancouver per raccogliere fondi per la ricerca

July 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

Inizia dall’Ambasciata d’Italia a Washington DC il 26 luglio prossimo la traversata solitaria in bicicletta che portera’ l’italiano Luigi Laraia dalla capitale americana fino a Vancouver, in Canada, per far conoscere la sua storia, diffondere consapevolezza sulle leucemie e raccogliere fondi in favore della Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (http://www.lls.org/). “Mi è stata diagnosticata la leucemia meno di quattro mesi fa,” […]

Joe Grano, chair of The Constantino Brumidi Society today protested the location of the Congressional Gold Medal presentation ceremony for Brumidi.

July 11, 2012 // 0 Comments

Joe Grano, chair of The Constantino Brumidi Society today protested the location of the Congressional Gold Medal presentation ceremony for Brumidi. It was held on July 11 at 11 AM in the Rayburn Room of the Capitol. For more than one year, the Brumidi Society has urged leaders in Congress, particularly House Speaker John Boehner to hold it in the […]

Order Sons of Italy Foundation Sets Up Italian Earthquake Relief Fund

July 4, 2012 // 0 Comments

A series of earthquakes and aftershock rocked the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna in late May, killing 24 people, injuring hundreds, leaving thousands homeless and costing the region into the hundreds of millions – and as high as a billion dollars (various estimates) – in damage and lost productivity. The area is one of Italy’s most active agriculture and industrial centers. […]

National Italian American Foundation Establishes Italian American Relief Fund

July 4, 2012 // 0 Comments

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) has established the Italian American Relief Fund, an effort uniting Italian American organizations, corporations and individuals with a single objective of assisting our Motherland in times of need. The coordinated effort will provide immediate response whenever natural catastrophes and other disasters occur in Italy. One of the first projects of the Italian American Relief […]