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    Mission Statement

    The Federation of Italian-American Societies of New Jersey’s sole objective as an organization is to provide for the economic, cultural, civic and educational welfare of Americans of Italian Heritage.

    Our Goals

    • To enhance public awareness about the Italian-American heritage, our accomplishments and culture
    • To collaborate with other service organizations such as UNICO
    • National One Voice Committee, and Sons of Italy
    • In major projects which involve and demand a strong voice
    • To oppose defamation of the Italian-American Image and Heritage
    • To encourage and support the study of the Italian language in high schools, colleges and universities
    • To carry on works of charity to help alleviate human suffering in our community
    • To further professional recognition and promote world-wide acceptance for all those with Italian-American origins

    Motto

    "In Unity there is Strength.  In Strength there is Respect.  In Respect there is Honor.  In Honor, we choose to live united in our community.

    Our strength is your involvement to remember, preserve and celebrate our Italian Heritage.
    “Remember, the legacy of our beautiful heritage must be transcended to future generations or it will dissipate into the unknown leaving our descendants oblivious to their origins.”