Friends of Columbus
The Calabrese Society
Ralph Sparks Foundation
(Band Sponsor)
Valenti Subaru
(Band Sponsor)
Dunkin Donuts
(Band Sponsor)


The Permanent Columbus Day Committee

We are looking for committed members to join the Parade Committee. Please contact Jeffrey Frenette at 401-932-0846 or at


Joseph H. Potter, President
Jeffrey J. Frenette, Vice President
Beth K. Frenette, Parade Chairman
Stewart T. Pucci, Treasurer

Founding Members

Carmela Bonvenuto
Angelina Gencarella

Deceased Members, R.I.P
(*Founding Member)

Frank Allen
Angelo Altimano
Antonio Azzinaro*
Carmella Berardo*
Angeline Bonvenuto
Minnie Boumenot*
Angeline Boumenot*
Joseph Brancato

Rose Cappuccio*
Dorothy Chiaradio
Robert P. Christina, Sr.
Louis Cimalore
James Cosenza*
Natale Emanuel*
Amadeo Fusaro
Angeline Gingerella
Atanasio Grasso*
Frank Lapere
Richard Lapere
Rose Lazzaro*
Patsy Pellegrino*
Minnie Prizito
Theresa Sposato*
Joseph F. Terranova
John P. Toscano, Sr.*
Antonio Trovato*
Judge Charles Trumpetto

Rose Uzzi*
Columbia Ward*

Special thanks to the Calabrese Club of Westerly for making their facilities available to us throughout the year.



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