The NIAF Mission & Headquarters
NIAF Mission Statement
The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit, nonpartisan educational foundation that promotes Italian American culture and heritage. NIAF serves as a resource on the Italian American community and has educational and youth programs including scholarships, grants, heritage travel, and mentoring.

NIAF is also the voice for Italian Americans in Washington, DC and works closely with the Italian American Congressional Delegation and the White House. NIAF’s mission includes advancing US – Italy business, political, and cultural relations and has a business council that promotes networking with corporate leaders.

The NIAF was founded in 1975 as a non-profit organization in Washington, DC. It is entirely non-partisan.

NIAF Headquarters
NIAF Headquarters - Washington, DC
NIAF Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
NIAF Headquarters - Washington, DC
NIAF Research Library
NIAF Headquarters - Washington, DC
NIAF Board Room
NIAF Headquarters - Washington, DC
NIAF entrance hall and Italian American Wall of Honor
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