2021 Columbus Day Parade

Mark Your Calendars! The Columbus Day Parade in New York City will be held on Monday, October 11, 2021

Unveiling of the Cabrini Statue in Battery Park

Governor Andrew Cuomo and CCF Board Chair Angelo Vivolo at the Mother Cabrini Statue unveiling in Battery Park, NYC

Italian Heritage & Achievement Celebration

We hope you enjoyed our Columbus Day broadcast on ABC-7. Check out highlights from the celebration!

LATEST NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

May 08, 2021

A Conversation with Marianna Gatto: Executive Director & Co-Founder, Italian American Museum of Los Angeles - May 11 at 6:00 PM EST

Make your booking for Tuesday, May 11 for a Conversation with Marianna Gatto, Executive Director/Co-Founder of the Italian American Museum Los Angeles. It promises to be an informative discussion on what drives the programming and exhibits on Italian American history and culture in this relatively new museum on the West Coast.

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April 25, 2021

LAX "Micro Luncheon" & Spring 2021 LAX Mega Buck Raffle Tickets

Still Time To Support the LAX's Spring Fundraiser

Please reach out to Marguerite Zappa you are interested in attending the LAX "Micro Luncheon" - and we encourage all Members and friends of CCF to purchase Spring 2021 LAX Mega Buck Raffle Tickets by clicking here.

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April 21, 2021

CCF Career Chat: Special Guest Vincent J. Amoia, Tax Accountant & International Education Consultant, Pereira and Azevedo Wednesday, May 12, 5:30 PM EST

Columbus Citizens Foundation is pleased to invite you to this special event with Vincent Amoia.

The event will take place Wednesday, May 12 at 5:30 PM EST. 

To receive your Zoom link, please make sure you RSVP via this form, or by emailing Ivi Chatzikyriakou, coordinator, CCF Scholarship program.
 

 

April 09, 2021

An Evening with Robert Bruzio Writer & Actor of "Bottom Of The 9th" - Tuesday, April 27 at 6:30 PM

CCF ushered in the 2021 baseball season with a Virtual Discussion on Tuesday, April 27 at 6:30 PM

The movie stars Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara.
Be sure to stream "Bottom Of The 9th" at your leisure before, and check out highlights from our discussion with screenwriter Robert Bruzio.
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April 08, 2021

CCF Movie Night: "From The Vine" A Discussion and Q&A with Director Sean Cisterna Thursday, April 29 at 6:30 PM

Our onging CCF Movie Night series took place Thursday, April 29 at 6:30 PM.

Our discussion featured Director/Producer Sean Cisterna,Producer/Actor Paula Brancati, and Kenneth Canio Cancellara, who originally wrote the novel the filmed was based upon.

Taylor Taglianetti moderated the program You can stream the film via Amazon Prime.

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April 05, 2021

One Night Stand: A New Look At Historic House Museums - A Lecture by Franklin Vagnone - Monday, April 12 at 6:30

Franklin Vagnone brings house museums to life through One Night Stand, a series of essays chronicling his sleepovers in historic sites, 
 
In this highly illustrated presentation, Vagnone, a third-generation Sicilian immigrant descendant, describes staying at Chicago’s Glessner House and how this experience unveiled meaning to him personally and spoke to a universal Italian-American cultural experience.
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April 03, 2021

CCF Career Chat: Special Guest Alyssa D'Elia, School Psychology Intern, Great Neck Public Schools Tuesday, April 13, at 5:30 PM

Columbus Citizens Foundation is pleased to invite you to this special event with Alyssa D'Elia.

The event will take place on Tuesday, April 13 at 5:30 PM EST. 

To receive your Zoom link, please make sure you RSVP via this form, or by emailing Ivi Chatzikyriakou, coordinator, CCF Scholarship program.

Dr. Anthony S. Scholarship Applications Now Open

CCF's brand new Dr. Anthony S. Fauci Scholarship is now taking applications. Be sure to apply before the April 1, 2021 Deadline!

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The Columbus Citizens Foundation is a non-profit organization in New York City committed to fostering an appreciation of Italian-American heritage and achievement.

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