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Jan 23, 2019, 11:29 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Urges University Of Notre Dame To Reconsider Its Recent Censorship Of Columbus Murals

The Columbus Citizens Foundation has made a public plea to the University of Notre Dame to reconsider its recent censorship of Christopher Columbus...


Dec 12, 2018, 10:00 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Applauds The City's "She Built NYC" Initiative And The Upcoming Statue In Honor Of U.S. Rep Shirley Chisholm

The Columbus Citizens Foundation congratulates New York City's First Lady Chirlane McCray, and the entire DiBlasio Administration, on the...


Oct 02, 2018, 07:30 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Announces Columbus Day Parade Line-Up And Performers For Largest Celebration Of Italian-American Culture

On Monday, October 8, the 74th Annual Columbus Day Parade will be held in New York City. The Parade celebrates Italian-American heritage, culture and ...


Sep 05, 2018, 07:00 ET Dr. Margaret I. Cuomo, Matilda Cuomo And Dr. Donna Rapaccioli Named Honorees Of New York City's 2018 Columbus Day Parade

The Columbus Citizens Foundation today announced Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D., President of the Italian Language Foundation; Matilda Raffa Cuomo,...


May 30, 2018, 08:00 ET Guy Chiarello Named Grand Marshal Of 2018 New York City Columbus Day Parade

The Columbus Citizens Foundation announced today that Guy Chiarello, President of First Data Corporation, a global leader in Financial Services, has...


Apr 26, 2018, 02:16 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Congratulates Mike Pompeo, First Italian-American to Serve as Secretary of State

The Columbus Citizens Foundation congratulates Mike Pompeo on his confirmation today as Secretary of State to President Donald J. Trump. Mr. Pompeo...


Mar 29, 2018, 08:00 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation To Award Over 700 Scholarships To Italian-American Students In 2018

The Columbus Citizens Foundation, located in the Upper East Side of Manhattan, is proud to be in another annual cycle of its acclaimed Scholarship...


Mar 28, 2018, 02:00 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Names Bernie Williams As Honoree Of Annual Joe DiMaggio Celebration Award Dinner

The 2018 Joe DiMaggio Celebration Award Dinner will be held at the Columbus Citizens Foundation Townhouse this year on Thursday, May 10th. The 2018...


Dec 07, 2017, 15:00 ET Andrea Bocelli Foundation Fundraiser Hosted By Legendary Singer Andrea Bocelli To Be Held At New York City's Columbus Citizens Foundation

The Columbus Citizens Foundation, located in the Upper East Side of Manhattan, is proud to organize a fundraiser for the Andrea Bocelli Foundation...


Sep 27, 2017, 08:30 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Announces Columbus Day Parade Line-Up And Performers For Largest Celebration Of Italian-American Culture On Monday, October 9

On Monday, October 9th, the 73rd Annual Columbus Day Parade will be held in New York City. The parade celebrates Italian-American heritage, culture...


Sep 20, 2017, 08:00 ET Italian-American Groups Unite In Asking NYC Politicians To State Their Positions On Columbus Circle Monument

The Columbus Citizens Foundation has partnered with over 39 other Italian-American organizations and announced today that they are reaching out to...


Jul 31, 2017, 14:50 ET Grammy, Emmy & Tony-Award Winner Barry Manilow to Perform at Columbus Citizens Foundation 2017 Gala

Pop music legend Barry Manilow will perform at the Columbus Citizens Foundation 73rd Annual Gala on Saturday, October 7 at the New York Hilton. The...


Jul 20, 2017, 09:15 ET Dr. Laura L. Forese and Thomas Iovino Named Honorees of New York City's 2017 Columbus Day Parade

The Columbus Citizens Foundation today announced Thomas Iovino, the Founder of Judlau Contracting, Inc., and CEO, Judlau Enterprises, LLC, and Dr....


Jul 10, 2017, 08:30 ET Leonard Riggio Named Grand Marshal Of 2017 New York City Columbus Day Parade

The Columbus Citizens Foundation announced today that Leonard Riggio, the Founder and Chairman of Barnes & Noble, the world's largest bookseller, has ...


Nov 21, 2016, 07:00 ET Leading Journalist Maria Bartiromo Elected As Board Member Of Columbus Citizens Foundation

The Columbus Citizens Foundation announced today that award-winning journalist Maria Bartiromo will be joining their Board of Governors, effective...


Oct 04, 2016, 09:12 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Marks its 72nd year with The Columbus Day Parade: The World's Largest Celebration of Italian-American Culture

On Monday, October 10, the 72nd annual Columbus Day Parade will be held in New York City. The parade celebrates Italian-American heritage, culture...


Sep 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Announces Arianna Bergamaschi As 2016 Gala Guest Entertainer

New to this year's Columbus Celebration Gala entertainment is Italian singer, stage actress, TV personality and musical theater performer, Arianna...


May 27, 2016, 08:02 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Honors U.S. Veterans, Pledges Support To American Veterans Center

This Memorial Day weekend, the Columbus Citizens Foundation announced a pledge of $5,000 to the American Veterans Center. This pledge will help...


May 25, 2016, 06:06 ET Robert LaPenta to Lead New York City's 2016 Columbus Day Parade

The Columbus Citizens Foundation announced today that it has named Robert V. LaPenta as the Grand Marshal of the 72nd Columbus Day Parade, which will ...


Apr 27, 2016, 10:24 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Applauds Colorado State Government In Its Decision To Uphold Columbus Day As A State Holiday

The Columbus Citizens Foundation is thrilled with the Colorado House State, Veterans and Military Committee's recent vote of 7 to 2 rejecting a bill...


Feb 15, 2016, 12:51 ET La Columbus Citizens Foundation piange la scomparsa del giudice della Corte Suprema degli Stati Uniti Antonin Scalia, 61esimo Gran Maresciallo della Parata del Columbus Day di New York City

Il Comitato dei Governatori della Columbus Citizens Foundation e i suoi membri piangono la perdita di uno straordinario americano, il primo italo...


Feb 14, 2016, 06:54 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Mourns The Loss Of United States Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia 61st Grand Marshal Of New York City's Columbus Day Parade

The Board of Governors of the Columbus Citizens Foundation and its membership mourn the loss of an extraordinary American, the first Italian American ...


Jan 27, 2016, 11:55 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Congratulates Janet DiFiore

The Columbus Citizens Foundation congratulates Janet DiFiore, a great Italian-American, on her recent confirmation as the next chief judge of the...


Oct 09, 2015, 06:00 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Marks its 71st Year with The Columbus Day Parade: The World's Largest Celebration of Italian-American Culture and Success

WHAT: The 71st Columbus Day Parade in New York City will celebrate Italian-American heritage with more than 40,000 participants and over one million...


Oct 01, 2015, 06:00 ET Columbus Citizens Foundation Marks its 71st Year with The Columbus Day Parade, the World's Largest Celebration of Italian-American Culture and Success

On Monday, October 12, 2015, New York City will celebrate Italian-American heritage with more than 40,000 participants and over one million...