Sons of Italy New Jersey Foundation, Inc.

The Sons of Italy New Jersey Foundation, Inc., established in 1990, is the charitable and philanthropic arm of the Grand Lodge of New Jersey, Order of Sons of Italy in America. The Foundation is a public, tax-exempt organization as defined by Section 501 of the Internal Revenue Code. All contributions to the Foundation are tax deductible.

    The OSIA Foundation was established as a distinct entity that, through its own projects and activities, helps persons in need and improves their lives. The Foundation enhances opportunities and experiences for high school students, contributes to the research and treatment of Cooley’s Anemia, Alzheimer’s disease and Arthritis and supports the preservation and promotion of Italian-American culture. The Foundation also has a tradition of strengthening communities through law enforcement support projects, and sponsoring special programs of the state and national significance.

    The members of the Board of Trustees are committed to continuing the Foundation’s traditions of initiating and supporting important, successful programs and projects that positively influence the lives of all Americans.

    The Sons of Italy New Jersey Foundation, Inc. functions as a conduit through which the local lodges can contribute their charity moneys and direct the Foundation to distribute those funds to the charities or projects, which the local lodges have designated. Local Lodges are invited and encouraged to utilize the Leadership Society to recognize past and outgoing officers and those members having made significant efforts to the success of their respective lodges and the Grand Lodge.

    If you wish to make a tax-deductible donation to the Sons of Italy, New Jersey Foundation, Inc. or become a member of OSIA please call 856.663.5800 or email us at