Joseph Del Raso

NIAF Statement of the Earthquake in Central Italy

August 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

NIAF Joseph V. Del Raso, Chairman, and John M. Viola, President, issued the following statement:   “The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) extends its sincerest condolences to the victims and their families suffering from the recent earthquake that struck central Italy.  “Our hearts are broken by the death and destruction that is taking place in Accumoli and throughout the central region, […]

NIAF Mourns the Passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

February 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

  February 13, 2016 (Washington, D.C.– February 13, 2016) “On behalf of the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Board of Directors, we are deeply saddened by the passing of the United States Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. We extend our heartfelt condolences to the Scalia family. Justice Scalia died at the age of 79 on February 12, 2016, in his […]

IBOPE Zogby International Releases Social Values Study of Italian Americans: “95% of Italian Americans are concerned about the budget situation in the United States”

September 6, 2011 // 0 Comments

(Washington, DC—September 6, 2011) Ninety-nine percent of Italian Americans are concerned about the current economic outlook, according to a recent IBOPE Zogby International Poll commissioned by the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF). Pollster John Zogby also noted in his executive brief that 95 percent of Italian Americans are concerned about the budget situation in the United States, and 42 percent feel […]