On July 15, 2009 at Joe Abbracciamento Restaurant in Rego Park, Associazione Culturale Italiana Di New York, Cav.Tony Di Piazza President, and their officers hosted a Directors dinner to benefit Christ the King Regional High School.

Attending the dinner to accept their generous donation were Serphin R. Maltese, Chairman of the Board and Thomas V. Ognibene, Vice Chairman. Participants and generous donors were Thomas Papa , Giovanni Migliaccio, Luciano Saladino, Cav. Joe Meccariello, Sal Ventimiglia, Filippo Barone, Jack Caliendo, Cito Truscelli, Joe Rapisardi, Tony Mule, Cav. Tony Di Piazza.

In excess of $5000. was donated by the participants. Chairman Serphin R. Maltese stated “On behalf of Christ the King and its’ students who will benefits from their generosity, I wish to express our sincere appreciation to the Association. We have cooperated together on many very successful endeavors in the past and look forward to an even closer relationship in the future.”