A happy face at the 2023 SDOI Christmas Eve Feast at Rossbrook House
We made a $150,000 donation to the St. Boniface Hospital Fdn. - Women's Cardiac Health Centre!
Kim Ulmer, RBC Regional President, and Title Sponsor, speaks to the 1200 attendees.
The Gala's total donation to the St. Boniface Hospital Foundation -- a hefty $270,000!!
Justin Bova, CIBPA Entrepreneur of the Year winner, addresses the crowd.
Franco Petrelli is presented the coveted Vince Bova Award by (left) Carmine Filice (President, Order Sons & Daughters of Italy of Canada) and (right) Mario Posillipo (President, Garibaldi Lodge).
Yes, we sold out at 1,200 people!
2022 SDOI Legacy Award winners Marisa Ranieri and Mickey Leuzzi receive their $2,000 from President Mario Posilipo and Legacy Chair Caitlin Chilelli
Pasta Cook-off teams and De Nardi staff
SDOI received Mayor Bowman's BIZ award for "Outstanding contribution to the West End Business Improvement Zone"
SDOI at the grill making BBQ sausage for our 1st Italian Heritage Picnic
Our Challenge for Life team had 18 walkers raising funds for CancerCare MB
Phil Chiappetta, Exec. Dir at Rossbrook House, gives 'thumbs up' to the grad dinner by SDOI
Phil Chiappetta (Executive Director, Rossbrook House) presents the coveted Kateri Award to SDOI: (left) Alex Baksina, (right) John Giavedoni.
SOI Past Battle: Travis Giavedoni & Dino Petrelli vs George Sotiriadis & Lou Caci (the winners!)
Lino and Joe preparing the steaming hot pasta for Oak Table
SOI is awarded "Outstanding Service Organization" award
UPCOMING EVENTS

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SDOI LEGACY AWARD WINNERS

Congratulations to the winners of the SDOI Legacy Award for 2023: Vincenzina Conia (left) and Emma Posillipo.  We are proud to support them in furthering their studies.

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HEART OF THE LION LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD


The coveted Heart of the Lion Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to Joe Leuzzi at our 36th Annual Gala

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SDOI GALA 2024

Our 2024 Gala is fast approaching.  Click on the image for details.

With one month to go, we are SOLD OUT!

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LADIES NIGHT


We hosted an evening of wine, food and company to talk to ladies that may want to join Sons and Daughters of Italy.  It was a great way to learn about us in a relaxed atmosphere and the event sold out!

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Another successful SDOI Christmas Eve Feast, feeding about 200 at Rossbrook House!

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SDOI GOLF TOURNAMENT

Our 2023 Golf Tournament was held at Rossmere Golf & Country Club on Wednesday August 23.  It was a fun event with a great donation to DASCH Foundation.

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LOOKING FOR A TAX DEDUCTION?

Our Sons and Daughters of Italy Legacy Fund -- financing annual student scholarships in perpetuity -- gives you a way to contribute to the leaders of the future and create a tax deduction.

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SOI Feeds Rossbrook's House Grads


120 graduates and their families enjoyed pasta dinner served by Sons and Daughters of Italy volunteers happy to make this special day even more memorable.

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Favourite Quote:

"I can’t thank you enough for the way you bring celebration to our celebration!" 

- Phil Chiappetta (Co-Executive Director, Rossbrook House) about SOI's involvement in their graduation dinner.
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