September 2012

Two Italian American Democrats are targeted races in DCCC’s Red-To-Blue Program

September 28, 2012 // 0 Comments

September 28, 2012 – Two candidates endorsed by the Italian American Democratic Leadership Council have been selected for the DCCC’s Red-to-Blue Program. Both Nick Lampson for the TX-14 and Dan Maffei for the NY-24 have been identified as top priorities for Democrats by qualifying for the DCCC’s Red-to-Blue Program. This program introduces Democratic supporters to new, competitive candidates to in […]

The Sons of Italy Foundation Change To Win Superbowl Tickets And More

September 24, 2012 // 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C., September 24, 2012 – “Winning a trip to Super Bowl XLVII never made such a difference.” The Sons of Italy Foundation® (SIF) launched Friday its first-ever Super Bowl Sweepstakes. The SIF is the philanthropic arm of the Order Sons of Italy in America®, the nation’s biggest and oldest organization for men and women of Italian heritage. Donate $10 […]

National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) 2012 Gala Weekend Conferences

September 16, 2012 // 0 Comments

NIAF will host its annual gala weekend from October 12-13, 2012, at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C.  The Foundation’s 37th Anniversary Gala on Saturday evening will conclude two days of activities offering the best of Italy in Washington, D.C. All conferences are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted. Visit for updates. Friday, October 12, 2012  Conference on Immigration in conjunction […]

UNICO, an Italian American Organization, to Award Scholarships for Nursing Students

September 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

September 12, 2012  The UNICO Foundation, which is affiliated with UNICO National, the largest Italian American service organization in America, has announced the establishment of several new annual scholarships specifically for nursing students. At the UNICO National Convention held last month, UNICO Foundation President, John DiNapoli publicly announced, “Thanks to the generosity of Mr. Ralph Torraco who provided a special […]

At the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum: “The Modern Art of Marjorie Martinez”

September 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Garibaldi-Meucci Museum cordially invites you to the opening of “The Modern Art of Marjorie Martinez” an exhibition of artwork spanning over seven decades, by artist Marjorie Martinez  —  Saturday, September 29, from 2-5pm MARJORIE C. MARTINEZ, born a first generation American of immigrant parents from Sicily, spent her girlhood in Brooklyn and has resided on Staten Island for the […]