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The 2018 National Columbus Day Ceremony in Washington DC

The 2018 National Columbus Day Ceremony in Washington DC

| August 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

The 2018 National Columbus Day Ceremony will be held on Monday, October 8, 2018, at the Christopher Columbus Memorial Plaza across from the Union Station. The festivities will begin at 10:45 am with music from “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band. Other featured parts of the program include: US Joint Services Honor Guard, Knights […]

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Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte to meet President Trump Today

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte to meet President Trump Today

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

President Trump wilp meet with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte in the Oval Office today at noon.  Following the meeting, the two leaders are expected to hold a press conference. Conte will visit the Italian Embassy later in the afternoon to greet the Embassy staff.   (Press Statement from IT) Lunedì 30 luglio il Presidente […]

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Lawrence J. Purpuro selected as the new NIAF’s CEO

Lawrence J. Purpuro selected as the new NIAF’s CEO

| July 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Board of Directors and the Executive Search Committee, Chairpersons Gabriel Battista and Patricia de Stacy Harrison have announced that Lawrence J. Purpuro will join the Foundation on September 1, 2018, as its new Chief Executive Officer. “Larry brings to this position experience and success in development, marketing, management and […]

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Construction Industry Leader, Vito John Germinario Nominated as Lido Civic Club Man of the Year

Construction Industry Leader, Vito John Germinario Nominated as Lido Civic Club Man of the Year

| July 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Lido Civic Club President Tom Regnante has announced that local construction industry leader and philanthropist Vito John Germinario has been nominated as the  Lido Civic Club Man of the Year for 2018. Mr. Germinario is the President and Co-Owner of GPR, Inc., a commercial glazing company and LGV group LLC, a commercial real estate […]

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Rear Admiral Donald Loren To Receive Lido Civic Club Announces 2018 Public Service Award

Rear Admiral Donald Loren To Receive Lido Civic Club Announces 2018 Public Service Award

| June 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Lido Civic Club of Washington, D.C. is pleased to announce that it has selected Donald P. Loren, Assistant Secretary for Operations, Security, and Preparedness, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to receive the 2018 Public Service Award. This award will be presented at the annual Lido Past Presidents Night Gala on Saturday, 10, November 2018 […]

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Lido Civic Club Awards $60,000 Scholarships, Gives $10,000 Grant to Casa Italiana Language School

Lido Civic Club Awards $60,000 Scholarships, Gives $10,000 Grant to Casa Italiana Language School

| June 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to the 2018 Lido Civic Club Scholarship winners! At a reception held on June 21, at the Italian Embassy, the Chair of the Lido Civic Club Scholarship Committee, Francesco Isgro, officially announced the winners of a total of $60,000 in scholarships. The talented young scholarship winners are: Domenic Allegra, Bridget Bagileo, Ethan Casserino, Nina Dorsett, […]

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Fabrizio Bosso Quartet a Washington D.C. (17-19 Giugno 2018)

Fabrizio Bosso Quartet a Washington D.C. (17-19 Giugno 2018)

| June 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Nel corso di tre serate d’eccezione, organizzate dall’Ambasciata d’Italia a Washington in collaborazione con l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura, il Fabrizio Bosso Quartet ha offerto per la prima volta al pubblico della capitale uno spaccato dell’eccellenza musicale italiana. Ieri sera il Quartetto si è esibito a Villa Firenze, la Residenza dell’Ambasciatore d’Italia, alla presenza del Segretario […]

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