SCOLARSHIPS: How to apply
To apply for a scholarship pick up a copy of the application from the F.I.A.O's office. Applications must be returned to the F.I.A.O's office before the deadline of February 28, 2017.
40th ANNUAL FUND RAISING SCOLARSHIP GALA
F.I.A.O sponsors scholarships to high school seniors of Italian descent. This year FIAO will hold their 40th Annual Gala on Sunday March 26, 2017 at El Caribe Country Club.
Join FIAO as they recognize the Scholarship Recipients and honor outstanding community leaders.
The 40th annual fund raising gala will be held:
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Cocktails 2:00pm - Ceremony 3:00pm - Dinner: 4:00pm
El Caribe Country Club
5945 Strickland Avenue - Brooklyn, NY
Entertainment by: TBA
Black Tie Optional - Valet Parking
How to attend the Gala
To purchase tickets or for information on advertising in the souvenir journal please call 718-259-2828, so we may continue to support the needy of our society -- the immigrants, seniors and youth.
During the past thirty-six years, the Federation, a community based service organization has provided a gamut of services directed at improving the quality of life of individuals and families, with a focus on the needy of our society - the immigrants, seniors and youth.
These services include social assistance at the office located at 7403 18th Ave., education and recreational programs at IS 96 Beacon School as well as at multiple after school sites. Scholarships to high school graduates pursuing higher education, cultural initiatives such as the Brooklyn Columbus Parade and exchange programs.
A "State Of The Art" Cultural Center will be located at 8711 18th Ave., (Cristoforo Colombo Blvd). "Il Centro" will expand services and will serve as a cultural resource to Italian Americans as well as become a model to all ethnic groups in how to preserve, celebrate and share one’s own heritage in a multicultural society.
FIAO - Federation of Italian-American Organizations of Brooklyn, Ltd.
7403 - 18th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11204
office hours: we are open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm
phone: + 1 (718) 259-2828
phone: + 1 (718) 256-7277
fax: + 1 (718) 236-4405