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£25,000 raised at Associazione Parmense Gala Dinner

On Saturday the 15th of March 2014 the Associazione Parmense celebrated their second Bi-Annual Gala Dinner and Dance at London Lancaster Hotel, Lancaster Terrace London W2 2TY.

The Association is formed of the following associations:

Amici di Casanova – President Franco Lusardi

Ass. Parmigiani Valceno – President Cav. Adriano Morini

Ass. Parmigiani Valtaro – President Sergio Corsini

Ass. Pellegrino – President Cav. Francesco Platoni

This year’s Gala dinner dance aim was to raise funds for the restoration of St Peters’ Italian Church in occasion of its 150th Anniversary Celebrations.

The event was a successful high profile occasion in black tie, with a four course meal and plenty of wine.

Marco Tardelli personally signed the two Italian 1982 football shirts which raised £3,500 at the auction.

The entertainment on the evening was “Six in the City”. The band came over from Italy and the dance floor was full of people enjoying themselves all night.

During the event a cheque of £25,000 was presented to Padre Carmelo di Giovanni.

The evening was attended by:

S.E. Ambasciatore Pasquale TERRACCIANO

Console Generale Massimiliano MAZZANTI

S.E. l’Arcivescovo Antonio MENNINI Nunzio Apostolico

Monsignor Enrico SOLMI Vescovo di Parma

Marco Dell’OTTI Direzione Cariparma

Associazione Permense commitee was composed of:

Piero Zanelli - President

Cav. Adriano Morini – Vice President

Sergio Corsini – Vice PresidentLuigi Sidoli –

Franco Lusardi

Daniela Malpeli – Secretary

Antonio Franchi – Vice Secretary

Cav. Roberto Cardinali

Domenico Sidoli

Cav. Francesco Platoni

Filippo Negri

Cav. Giovanni Costa

Bruno Berni

Enzo Moruzzi

Backhillonline would like to thank Daniela Malpeli for the information provided on the event and Salvatore Mancuso for the Photos.

Salvatore Mancuso and Daniela Malpeli

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