The Naples Italian American Foundation, Inc. operates as a non-profit 501c(3) charitable and educational entity dedicated to preserving the Culture and Heritage of Americans of Italian descent and to supporting many community needs.


We invite everyone to come and visit with us to determine how they can be a part of the Foundation and help promote the objectives of the Foundation.


The Naples Italian American Foundation (NIAFoundation.org) is affiliated with the National Italian American Foundation, Inc., located in Washington, D.C.











The NIAF is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes and operates as a service organization.  Its mission and objectives include:


*Celebrating, promoting and preserving Italian culture and heritage in Collier County by:


  • Sponsoring  annual & periodic events of importance to the Italian American community and to the community at large.

  • Encouraging, promoting and sponsoring Italian language studies.

  • Enhancing educational excellence among Italian American students.

  • Assisting, supporting and providing funding to various community non-profit organizations.

  • Participating in and providing annual funding to support Special Olympics and several children charities.


Dear Members:

We have instituted precautions to allow limited participation in Foundation Activities this Fall following local guidelines including requesting all entering the building to wear face masks and checking temperatures.

We have resumed Wednesday night dinners, Mah Jongg and Cards on Tuesdays and Fridays, Bocce Monday, Wednesday and Fridays as well as CoEd Bocce on Thursday evenings. Please check the calendar and come enjoy your home away from home.

We hope that you and your loved ones are safe and staying healthy during these trying times.


NIAF Board of Directors

Autumn Pond
Outdoor Barbecue
American Flag on Pole

Memorial Day Picnic

May 31, 2021

12:00pm (doors open)


7035 Airport Pulling Rd. N

Naples, FL 34109