The Cleveland Italian American Heritage Committee in partnership with the City of Cleveland Mayor’s Office and Cleveland City Council will host a ceremony in the Cleveland City Hall Rotunda on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 at 6 p.m. to celebrate Italian Heritage Month.
The ceremony includes honoring outstanding individuals and organizations within the Italian American community. The committee is proud to announce the following honorees for 2019.
The Catena Family/Mama Catena Vino e Cucina - Business
Ben DeRubertis – Arts
Anthony Ianiro – Individual
Mayor Frank Jackson – Public Servant
Carmen Messina – City Employee
Dr. Serena Scaiola – Culture
Rocco Scotti (posthumously) – Lifetime Achievement
The event is free and open to the public. A buffet dinner will be served following the ceremony.