NIAF Statement on Christopher Columbus Holiday
The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) supports Christopher Columbus Day and opposes public campaigns that advocate for its elimination as a federal holiday. CLICK TO READ MORE
Celebrating the Lodge's 28th Anniversary (1992-2020)
As an Italian-American or someone who simply loves all things Italian you can help preserve the Italian heritage. You need not be Italian to become a member. However, if you enjoy the Italian Culture, its History, and Food, we cordially invite you to become a member and to get involved with your local Italian organization to help keep those traditions alive.
Order of the Sons and Daughters of Italy in America
The Order of the Sons and Daughters of Italy in America is the largest and longest established national organization for men and women of Italian heritage in the United States. OSIA's mission includes encouraging the study of Italian language and culture in American schools and universities, preserving Italian American traditions, culture, history and heritage; and promoting closer culture relations between the United States and Italy. The Sons and Daughters of Italy Foundation, established by OSIA, is a private, philanthropic institution that has contributed millions of dollars for scholarships, medical research, cultural preservation and disaster relief. The Commission for Social Justice is the anti-defamation arm of OSIA.