Welcome to Calabresi In America Organization

As a non-profit, charitable and social association, the Calabresi In America Organization, a.k.a. CIAO, strives to  preserve, adapt, promote, and disseminate traditions, heritage, culture, and language, of the Calabrese ethnicity to and for the children and future generations of Calabresi-American people.


2015 St. Joseph Table

Annual St. Joseph Table

Sunday March 22, 2015

Mass at Noon

St Joseph Table After Mass

Casa Italia’S Chandelier Room
From 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Admission Is Free

All Donations Collected Will Be Given To:
Casa Italia- Children's Italian Language Summer Camp

Thank You For Your Patronage,
May St. Joseph Always Be With You!!

Read about the history of the St. Joseph Table Tradition.


2015 Frittata Party


2015 San Francesco di Paola Mass
and CIAO Frittata Party 

will be held on

Tuesday April 7, 2015

Mass at 7:00 PM Sacread Heart Chapel
Casa Italia

Reception Immediately After Mass
Chandelier Room

Casa Italia
Stone Park, Illinois

All members and families  are invited.

As is our tradition, you are invitied to
bring your home made Calabrese Frittatas and Desserts to share among us




2015 Night at the Races - Scholarship Fund Raising

Night at the Races

Maywood Park

Thursday May 14, 2015

$50 donation per person

All Proceeds for CIAO Scholarship Fund

Download Flyer Here



2015 Boat Trip - Chicago River Cruise

Chicago River Architecture & Fireworks Cruise

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Gipsy Spirit or Similar

Evening & Nighttime cruise along the Chicago Skyline

Saturday June 13, 2015

Busses Leave casa Italia at 6PM

Cost TBD per person
Includes Boat Trip, Bus, and Beverage on Boat

Limited Seats - First Come, First Served Basis

Rain or Shine



2015 Golf Outing


2015 Golf  Outing

Sunday,  July 26 2015

 Bloomingdale Golf Club

Contact Egidio Turano
or eMail


Download Flyer Here



Feasta di San Francesco


Festa della Famiglia

in onore di

San Francesco di Paola

August 6  - 9, 2015

Casa Italia - Stone Park


2015 Calabria Trip




September 5 through September 19, 2015

Reservations by May 27, 2015

For additional information, please contact:

Tony Turano ... 708.393.9530




2015 Installation Dinner dance

 2015 Installation & Scholarship Awards Dinner Dance

Saturday November 7, 2015

Villa Brunetti

 Tickets $TBD per Person





4/2/2015Frittata Party
5/14/2015Night at the Races - Fundraiser
6/13/2015Boat Tour
7/26/2015Golf Outing
8/9/2015San Francesco Feast
9/1/2015General Meeting & Nominations
9/5/2015Trip to Calabria
10/6/2015General Meeting - Elections
10/12/2015Columbus Day Parade
11/7/2015Installation Dinner Dance
11/10/2015Turkey Raffle - General Meeting
12/6/20152015 Christmas Village
Calendar... List All...

CIAO Memebership
Application Now Available

Click Here to Download

CIAO Events and Committees
2014 Event Calendar
2014 Committees


New Photo Albums
Bella Calabria Trip 2011
Columbus Day Parade 2011
Dinner Dance 2011





Favorite Links

Festa di San Francesco

 Second Weekend
 of August
Casa Italia

Click Here for Festa's Sponsors

Click Here for 2012 Festa Details

Click Here for a past Festa Movie

  Read Festa's History
(Article in Italian)


Board Meetings

Every 3rd Tuesday of every month

7:00 Pm @ Casa Italia