Casa Italia | Italian Cultural Center - 3800 Division Street Stone Park, IL 60165

Gala Event


48th Annual Gala Event

 

 

A Celebration of

 

ITALIAN-AMERICAN

 

ORGANIZATIONS!

 

Premier Organizations

Associazione Regionale Siciliani in America – Dino DiMartino
 
Associazione San Rocco di Valenzano – Frank DeFrenza
 
Calabresi in America Organization – Lisa Perkins
 
Cegliesi Italo American Association – Peter Spilotro
 
Chicagoland Italian American Charitable Organization – Robert Urbinati
 
Columbian Club of Chicago – Jack Cannata
 
Elk Grove Village Sister Cities – Giovanni Gullo
 
Italian American Executives of Transportation – Vito D’Ambrosio
 
Italian American Labor Council of Greater Chicago – Anthony Guida
 
Italian American Veterans Museum – Steven Corbo
 
IANU Foundation – Josephine Petitti
 
Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans – Enza Raineri
 
Società SS. Crocifisso & San Giovanni Bosco di Ciminna – Tony Napoli
 
Società San Francesco di Paola – Joe Bruno
 
Sons and Daughters of Italy in America – Joe Papa
 
UNICO National, Chicago Amerital Chapter – James Fornelli
 
UNICO National, Chicago West Suburban Chapter – Michael Veselka
 
Veneti nel Mondo – Anna Galvan

(The above list of Organizations is as of April 19, 2018.  More to follow.)

Help us shine a spotlight on their many accomplishments and thank them for who they are and what they do.

* If you would like to your organization to participate in our event
please contact our office at 708-345-5933 Ext. 2.

 

May 5, 2018

 Alta Villa Banquets

  

 HELP SUPPORT CASA ITALIA!
 
 
 
 

Sponsorship Opportunities

The Michelangelo, $5,000 – The Michelangelo sponsorship includes signage recognition at the event, logo placement on Casa Italia’s website, three tables of 10 at the event, and a prestige border page color ad in our celebration ad book.

The Leonardo da Vinci, $3,000 – The Leonardo da Vinci sponsorship includes signage recognition at the event, logo placement on Casa Italia’s website, two tables of 10 at the event, and a gold border page color ad in our celebration ad book.

The Dante, $2,000 – The Dante sponsorship includes signage recognition at the event, logo placement on Casa Italia’s website, one table of 10 at the event, and a silver border page color ad in our celebration ad book.

 

Click Here To Become A Sponsor

 

Current Sponsors
 
Michelangelo Sponsors
 
 
 
 

 

 

Leonardo da Vinci Sponsors
 


Dante Sponsors

 

Dinner Tickets
5:30 p.m. Cocktails,      7 p.m. Presentation,     Dinner Follows
The Gala Event will be held on May 5, 2018 at Alta Villa Banquets, 430 N. Addison Road, Addison, IL 60101. Donation is $95/ticket. Attire: Black Tie Optional

Click Here To Purchase Tickets


Raffle Tickets
Grand Prize: $5,000 in Cash. Cost per ticket is $25 each or 5 for $100.Winner need not be present.   Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with winning prize. No Substitutions.Call the Casa Italia office at 708-345-5933 Ext. 2 to purchase raffle tickets.

Celebratory Ad Book
Congratulatory notes and business ads for placement in our celebration ad book. Please e-mail your camera ready ad (PDF or JPEG) or the text for your ad to gala@casaitaliachicago.org. Ad should be formatted to 4 ½ Wide x 7 ½ Long. Ad Deadline is April 20, 2018. After this date call 708-345-5933.AD Rates:

Prestige Border Page in Color  $   1,000
 Gold Border Page in Color   500
 Silver Border Page in Color  300
 Full Page in Color (No Border)   250
  Full Page in Black and White (No Border)    100

Click Here To Purchase An Ad

 

The funds raised at this event go towards the wonderful programs and events offered at Casa Italia.

For more information please call 708-345-5933 Ext. 2 or e-mail us at gala@casaitaliachicago.org

Click here and to view photos from our 2017 Dinner Dance. 
Click here and to view photos from our 2016 Dinner Dance.
Click here and to view photos from our 2015 Dinner Dance.
Click here and to view photos from our 2014 Dinner Dance.
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Our Annual Dinner Dance is our largest fundraiser.

 

Past Dinner Dance Recipients

2017    Peter Volpe

Mayor Beniamino Mazzulla (Special Recognition)

2016    Claudio Ulivieri

2015    Louis C. Cairo

2014    Dominic Sergi

2013    Dominic Stramaglia

2012    Allison Rosati

2011    Fr. Gino Dalpiaz, C.S.

2010    Vito Palella

2009    Ron Onesti

2008    Larry Wert

2007    Frank Mancari

2006    Josette Mentesana Weber

2005    Domenico Gambino

2005    Marie Palello

2004    Anthony Morizzo

2003    Vito Lagioia

2002    Leonard F. Amari

2001    Francine Demma

2000    Victor J. Cacciatore *

1999    Pasquale Caputo

1998    Dr. Dennis Pietrini

1997    Justice Anthony Scariano *

1996    Stephen Fiorentino

 

  • Deceased
1995    Renato G. Turano

1994    Joe Bruno

1993    Joseph J. Gentile *

1992    Alfonso DiBenedetto *

1991    Mayor Peter Silvestri

1990    Senator Aldo A. Deangelis *

1989    Gildo Mazzolin *

1988    Mariano Turano *

1987    John Peter Curielli

1986    Virginio Ferrari

1985    Dr. Elio Vento *

1984    Joseph Cardinal Bernardin *

1983    Missionary Sisters of St. Charles

1982    Dr. Anthony Raimondi *

1981    George Randazzo

1980    Anthony & Ann Sorrentino *

1979    Leonora LiPuma

1978    Dr. Antenisca Nardi *

1977    Colonel Frank Chesrow *

1976    Serena Notari *

1975    Mario Spampinato *

1974    Dr. Silvio Del Chicca *

1973    Anthony J. Fornelli *

 

 

 

 2017 Dinner Dance
 
 
 
 
 
 2016 Dinner Dance