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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 –
Daniela Malpeli – Secretary
Antonio Franchi – Vice Secretary
Cav. Roberto Cardinali
Cav. Francesco Platoni
Cav. Giovanni Costa
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