Columbus Citizens Foundation Presents: The Art of Being Italian

 
Karen Lemmey, Ph.D. is a former recipient of the Columbus Citizens Foundation’s Zeffirelli Scholarship Fund for the Arts and is currently the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s curator of sculpture, a position she has held since 2012.
 
We are proud to announce that Luna, the specially cast statue donated by renowned bronzework artist Greg Wyatt, recently sold to benefit the Columbus Citizens Foundation Franco Zeffirelli Scholarship Fund.
 
In honor of Joe DiMaggio's 100th Birthday, the Columbus Citizens Foundation held a special dinner to create a scholarship in Mr. DiMaggio's name. Dinner including rare white truffles and rarely seen footage of an interview with Mr. DiMaggio and Warner Wolf for an extraordinary experience for our Members and their guests.
 
We are extremely grateful to our Membership and this year's Grand Marshal and Honorees for making this the best Columbus Celebration ever!
 
The 70th Annual Columbus Celebration is nearly here! We are proud to announce this year's Grand Marshal, Frank Bisignano! Our Honorees this year are Richard & Barbara Naclerio, Frank D'Amelio, and a Public Service Lifetime Achievement Award for former Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly.