The Friends of Italy Society of Hawaii is a non-profit organization established in 1990 in the State of Hawaii. The mission of the organization is to foster friendship among the residents of Hawaii with an Italian background or with a special interest or feeling for things Italian by promoting a better understanding of Italian culture and traditions of the past and present. The organization aims to provide its own events and programs toward fulfilling this mission as well as provide support to other events that support the organization's above stated mission.

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Meet the board


Chiara Logli, Ph.D.

Vice President

Fabrizio Medosi


Diane DeSantis


Marco Schlesser

Board Member

Ashley Bailey

Board Member

Maya Hoover

Board Member

Alison Mehrman

Board Member

David Morihara

Board Member

Ali'i Napoleon

Emeritus Board Member

Joe Magaldi

Friends of Italy Society of Hawaii is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization | P.O. Box 1376, Honolulu, HI 96807 | friendsofitalyhawaii@gmail.com

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