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NIAF 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend, October 14-15, 2016 Washington

NIAF 41st Anniversary Gala Weekend, October 14-15, 2016 Washington

| October 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

The National Italian American Foundation hosts an exciting weekend of events featuring the best in Italian food, beverage and cultural experiences capped off with a Black Tie Gala Awards Dinner honoring Film Directors Joe and Anthony Russo (The Avengers), football great Franco Harris (Pittsburgh Steelers) and many others. (Washington, D.C. – October 3, 2016) The National […]

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Eat, Drink and Bring Hope at Ristorante I Ricchi!

Eat, Drink and Bring Hope at Ristorante I Ricchi!

| September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dear Friends, We cannot physically pick up the pieces of the broken town, Amatrice, which suffered an earthquake last week. But we can join over 600 chefs across the world to provide a dinner of Spaghetti all’Amatriciana with wines from Italy’s most renowned wineries and together provide for them to rebuild. Italy is in my […]

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Thirteen D.C. Area Residents Receive National Italian American Foundation Scholarships

Thirteen D.C. Area Residents Receive National Italian American Foundation Scholarships

| January 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thirteen university students who reside in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area have received National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Scholarships. The students from Maryland are: Anthony Bagileo of Laurel; John Bruno of Bethesda; Daniel Evans of Germantown; Anthony Fiora of Westminser; Maria LaVerghetta of Columbia; Zoe Ottaviani of Silver Spring; Jamie Restivo of Baltimore; and Carlo […]

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The National Italian American Foundation Celebrates 40 Years

The National Italian American Foundation Celebrates 40 Years

| October 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Celebration of Family, Culture, Song and Food On October 16-17, 2015, the National Italian American Foundation recreated its 40th Anniversary Awards Gala Weekend into an extravaganza of song, homage to heritage, family ties, and passion for food. The Foundation’s celebration of its 40-year milestone united Italian American and Italian cultures of the past with […]

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Italian American Congressional Delegation of the 113th Congress Welcomed by NIAF and Italy’s Ambassador

Italian American Congressional Delegation of the 113th Congress Welcomed by NIAF and Italy’s Ambassador

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Representatives Bill Pascrell and Pat Tiberi, co-chairs of the Italian American Congressional Delegation (IACD) of the 113th U.S. Congress, welcomed their colleagues to the reception at the United States Capitol Visitors Center hosted by NIAF with IACD on February 27, 2013. Pascrell opened the reception explaining how this delegation works in a bipartisan way to […]

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Italians and Italian Americans danced the night away at NIAF Gala

Italians and Italian Americans danced the night away at NIAF Gala

| October 14, 2012

The real Italian party on Saturday night (October 13) at the Washington Hilton started at about 11:00 pm just after the 37th Anniversary Gala dinner.  NIAF Chairman Jerry Colangelo’s After Hours Event featured performances by concert artist, Tony Spavone.  As it turned out, Spavone had lots of competition from the crowd.           […]

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