JCCIA to honor Dold, Kirk

Apr 14, 2015 1190

The Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans will present its Dante and Mazzei award on May 29 at Galleria Marchetti, 825 W. Erie St., Chicago. Chicago Sun-Times editorial page editor R. Bruce Dold with its Dante award. The honor is bestowed each year on a member of the media who lives up to Dante Alighieri's call to be no timid friend to truth.

U.S. Senator Mark Kirb will receive the second annual Filippo Mazzei Award at the luncheon. Named after the Revolutionary War patriot who inspired the phrase "all men are created equal," the award is presented to a person who shows extraordinary skills in the world of public affairs.

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Fonte: Fra Noi

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