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Welcome to Il Circolo Italiano di Denver

Il Circolo Italiano di Denver is a Denver area non-profit organization (501-c(3)) founded in 1953. The purpose of the club is to promote Italian culture and language through a variety of programs and activities and keep alive the rich Italian-American heritage of Denver.

  • Scholarship Program — This program began in 1955 and since then has provided financial assistance to numerous Italian and American students at the university and high school levels.

  • Grant Program — Financial grants are given to local organizations that encourage the study of Italian art and music.

  • Italian Classes — From time to time we offer classes in basic conversational Italian.

  • Lectures — Guest speakers are invited to our meetings to discuss aspects of Italian culture.

  • Performing Arts — The music of Italy is celebrated through recitals and other performances of visiting artists.

  • Social — Il Circolo Italiano is a social organization and as such members enjoy coming together throughout the year to enjoy fine Italian cuisine and each other's company.
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Upcoming Events

May 18th, Sun. — Annual Meeting and Scholarship awards...More

Meetings of the Board of Directors

Meetings of the Board are generally held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month. All members are welcome to attend the meetings. Please call the president beforehand in case there has been a change in plans.

If you would be interested in being more active in Il Circolo, attending Board meetings and helping with the activities is a great way to start.



2014 Scholarship Awards — On May 18th, 2014, Il Circolo Italiano di Denver presented scholarship awards to college recipients. College students received $1,000 each. The recipients of scholarship awards were: click here

 2013 Scholarship Recipients

Letter from a scholarship recipient (2014)

La Voce del Circolo Archives

Winter/Spring 2010
Spring 2011