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Si aprirà giovedì 30 settembre il terzo NIAS 3, il National Italian American Summit meeting, tramite una videoconferenza su Zoom (18.00 EST). L'incontro vedrà snocciolati i seguenti argomenti: una nuova strategia per la battaglia di Colombo, con nuovi e importanti risvolti, e i progressi dei comitati, riconnessione ai giovani, lingua e cultura italiana nel mondo, attività caritatevoli, musei e istituzioni culturali.


The 3rd National Italian American Summit meeting (NIAS 3) will be held Thursday, Sept. 30 at 6 p.m. EST via Zoom.

All are welcome as we advance our culture's most pressing initiatives!

During NIAS 3, we will:

Unveil a new strategy to win the Columbus battle, while looking at the latest local and federal updates.
Discuss the progress of our Committees: Reconnecting with Our Youth, Italian Language, Charitable Activities, Museums and Cultural Institutions, Public Policy and Save Columbus.

Email us today and share your Italian American Heritage Month activities, and we'll promote your events during Thursday's Summit.

More than 600 groups participated in our 1st and 2nd Summit meetings this past winter and summer, and we highly encourage all clubs and organizations to join us for NIAS 3 as we continue to establish a nationally united Italian America!

President Basil M. Russo
Conference of Presidents of Major Italian American Organizations

Reconnecting with Our Youth Committee
John Viola, Co-Chair
Stephanie Longo, Co-Chair

Charitable Activities Committee
Frank DeFrank, Co-Chair
Joseph Sciame, Co-Chair

Museums and Cultural Institutions Committee
Joseph Scelsa, Chair
Marianna Gatto, Co-Chair
Frank Maselli, Co-Chair
Gina Biancardi, Co-Chair

Italian Language Committee
Berardo Paradiso, Chair

Save Columbus Committee
Robert Ferrito, Chair
Frank Lorenzo, Co-Chair
Mary Kovach, Co-Chair

Sub-Committee Co-Chairs:
Robert Petrone
William Cerruti
Angelo Vivolo
John Fratta
Donna DeSanctis
Charles Marsala
Robert M Ferrito
Andre Dimino
Frank Lorenzo
Mike Santo

Public Policy
William Cerruti, Co-Chair
Aileen Sirey-Riotto, Co-Chair

The Conference of Presidents of Major Italian American Organizations, based in NYC, is a coalition that represents 50 prominent cultural, educational, fraternal and anti-defamation groups, which seek to promote our storied culture for today’s generations and tomorrow’s (COPOMIAO.ORG).