Jun 30, 2010: NOIAW honors La Famiglia Bastianich, NIAF's East Coast Gala, Pietro Cesare Alberti

The National Organization of Italian American Women's 30th Anniversary Celebration honors La Famiglia Bastianich: Lidia, Joseph, Tanya, and Nonna Erminia.  National Italian American Foundation's 2010 East Coast Gala honors Joseph J. Grano.  Celebrations honor Pietro Cesare Alberti and the 375th anniversary of his arrival to New Amsterdam on June 2nd, 1635, becoming the first Italian immigrant to this part of the New World.