MEDIA ADVISORY: CELEBRATING NATIONAL ITALIAN AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH WITH FREE ITALIAN LANGUAGE CLASSES IN NEW ORLEANS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Elissa Ruffino (NIAF) 202/939-3106 or firstname.lastname@example.org
EVENT: Celebrating National Italian American Heritage Month with Free Italian Language Classes in New Orleans, La.
SPONSOR: The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF)
WHEN: Tuesday evenings in October beginning October 5, 2010
WHERE: The American Italian Cultural Center in New Orleans, La.
Media Contacts: Elissa Ruffino, 202/939-3106 or email@example.com
Natasha Borato, 202/939/3116 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Program Contact: Riccardo Skeem, 202/939-3107 or email@example.com
To celebrate National Italian American Heritage Month, the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) is hosting a series of four beginner Italian language classes taught by Italian teachers at the American Italian Cultural Center in New Orleans, La.
Participants must register to receive class details. To register, visit www.niaf.org/october. Space is limited and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
The language classes are free and open to the public. The language classes are free and open to the public. Interested in online Italian language courses, go to http://www.arnix.it/agreements/niaf.php.
The year 2010 marks the 21st anniversary of the 1989 proclamation by President George H. W. Bush designating October as National Italian American Heritage Month.
According to the United States Census 2000, New Orleans has a population of 195,561 Italian Americans, 4.4 percent of the population.
The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C., dedicated to preserving the heritage of Italian Americans. Visit www.niaf.org