Columbus Citizens Foundation Presents: The Art of Being Italian

Governor Andrew Cuomo Names Joseph Tusiani New York State Poet Laureate Emeritus in Recognition of Contributions to International Literary Community
On October 12, thousands of spectators lined the parade route along Fifth Avenue to see the most impressive Columbus Day Parade yet!
We are pleased to announce that this year’s Columbus Celebration was another incredible success!
The 71st Annual Columbus Celebration is nearly here! We are proud to announce this year's Grand Marshal, Alberto Cribiore! Our Honorees this year are Guy Chiarello and Aldo Verrelli
This week, NPR's nationally broadcast show, Here & Now, Foundation President Angelo Vivolo shares his opinions on Italian immigration in New York City. In the segment below, Host Jeremy Hobson discusses some of the issues and challenges facing Italian and Mexican immigrants with Mr. Vivolo and Eduardo Penaloza, Executive Director of Mixteca.