The mission of the Italian American Cultural Center of Iowa is to promote, preserve and provide education about all aspects of the rich Italian-American culture to the Des Moines metropolitan area and the State of Iowa.
In addition to our educational museum, the Center offers a variety of opportunities for individuals as well as groups to take part in programs and events at the Center. Classes in language, cooking and folk dancing are offered on a regular basis. Italian travel and cooking videos are shown as well as Italian movies. Group tours are given. The Center also offers self-planned tours of Italy as well as trips to various Italian festivals around the country.
Board of Governors
President, Paolo Bartesaghi firstname.lastname@example.org
Director, Patricia Civitate email@example.com
Treasurer, Susan DeFazio firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary, Therese Riordan email@example.com
Financial Secretary, David Miller firstname.lastname@example.org
Randy Prati – Gracy Kirkman – Darlene Cross – John Tyler – Jody Paglia
Ralph Marasco – Samuil Pane – Rose Russo – Terri Righi-Ryner – DeeDee Cordaro-Underwood
The Italian-American Cultural Center of Iowa is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that relies on donations, grants and fundraisers to further its’ mission. Several options are available to meet your donation criteria.
Thank you for your kind and generous support!