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Mar 15, 2017, 15:15 ET Anthony Scaramucci, Founder of SkyBridge Capital, to Be Honored by NIAF at New York Gala on March 22, Cipriani's 42nd St

Mr. Scaramucci is a successful businessman and former host of the television program, Wall Street Week. A frequent contributor to the FOX NEWS...


Oct 01, 2012, 12:00 ET PSEG CEO Ralph Izzo To Be Honored At One Of The Largest Galas In Washington, D.C.

 Ralph Izzo, Chairman, President and CEO of PSEG, will be honored at the National Italian American Foundation's (NIAF) 37th Anniversary Awards...


May 10, 2011, 08:30 ET National Italian American Foundation Hosts West Coast Gala, Featuring Honorees, Auction for Lunch with Kara DioGuardi

Hollywood stars, a Dodgers legend, a former public affairs icon and one of the nation's top trial lawyers are coming out to shine at NIAF's West...


Sep 27, 2010, 15:00 ET Univision CEO Joe Uva to Receive One America Award

*CNN President Jim Walton to Present Award to Uva* **E! News Anchor Giuliana DePandi Rancic to Emcee NIAF Gala** Joe Uva, President and CEO of...


Oct 20, 2006, 01:00 ET Bush Courts Italian Americans

WASHINGTON, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- President George W. Bush made a surprise drop-in appearance at a National Italian America Foundation (NIAF)...


Feb 27, 2006, 00:00 ET Celebrities Gather for Gala Salute to the Academy Awards in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Gary Sinise, "CSI: NY" actor and producer, will be joined by fellow actors Dennis Haysbert; Robert Loggia;...


Aug 16, 2005, 01:00 ET NIAF & The History Channel(R) Offer Grand-Prize Trips to Rome

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) is partnering with The History Channel (THC) to offer grand-...


Oct 20, 2003, 01:00 ET The Italian American Vote: Does it Count?

WASHINGTON, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by the National Italian American Foundation: PANEL: The...


Sep 13, 2001, 01:00 ET NIAF Establishes Fund for Children Of Fallen Rescue Workers in New York Tragedy

WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) today established an educational fund for the children of...


Mar 21, 2001, 00:00 ET Visually-Impaired Students From Broward & Dade Counties Receive Bocelli Concert Tickets Compliments of the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF)

WASHINGTON, March 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Visually-impaired teens, Kanak Gupta, a sophomore in the program for the gifted at NOVA High School in...


Feb 27, 2001, 00:00 ET Italian Americans Challenge Stereotypes in 'The Sopranos'

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The unflattering stereotypes of Italian Americans as poorly educated and criminally inclined that dominate...