We’re celebrating the lives and legacies of Martin and Julius Alberico, and we’d love for you to join us!  Our events showcase the work of our foundation — a festive gathering with our scholarship winners, and a fundraising event with the individuals whose commitment helps us provide opportunities to worthy scholars.

MANGIA FEST 2017
September 3, 2017 from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Gatto’s Italian Restaurant
8801 W. 143rd Street
Orlando Park IL 60463

We are VERY excited to be hosting our first Mangia Fest fundraiser this September. This evening promises to be an extraordinary time filled with amazing Italian Food (our brothers, Martin and Julius would approve!) and open bar, incredible company, and silent and live auction items. All this fun, food, and libation with proceeds going to an amazing cause – our scholars.

Ticket Cost:
$60 per person pre-sale
$70 per person at the door
Purchase your tickets online at: https://mangiafest17.eventbrite.com

Sponsorship opportunities also exist and can be secured at: https://mangiafest17.eventbrite.com

Rome Sponsor—$2,500 (1)

  • VIP table for eight at event
  • Full page ad in event program
  • Recognition on our social media pages
  • Recognition in event program
  • Event signage—live and silent auctions
  • Name and logo on bid paddles and silent auction sheets
  • Recognition during Bubby Fest 2018 Scholarship Award Ceremony

Venice Sponsor—$1,250 (2)

  • VIP seating for four at event
  • Half page ad in event program
  • Recognition on our social media pages
  • Recognition in event program
  • Event signage—tables

Florence Sponsor—$750 (4)

  • VIP seating for two at event
  • Quarter page ad in event program
  • Recognition in event program
  • Event signage—tables

Tuscany Scholar Sponsor—$500 (10)

  • The Alberico Scholarship Foundation awards four (4) $2,500 scholarships annually, and you can help sponsor a scholar winner!
  • Recognition in event program
  • Scholar Sponsor Recognition at BubbyFest 2018

Bubby Fest 2018
June, 2018 (date to be announced) from noon – 4:00 p.m.
Katherine Legge Memorial Park – South Pavilion
5901 South County Line Road
Hinsdale,  IL  60521

We are excited to be celebrating a decade of awarding scholarships to deserving area students, and we invite you to meet the scholars who were selected to be this year’s recipients.  We can think of no better way to spend a gorgeous summer day than to mingle with our winners, enjoy picnic food, and try your luck at our celebrated Rock-Paper-Scissors tournament.

Scholarship Fundraising Events

The foundation continues to grow in the community and our celebrations reflect our goals and mission. We want to provide inspiration to those wishing to participate in the work done by the foundation – whether through seeking scholarships or making donations. We’d love for you to be a part of our future events. Please contact us for more information.

Recent Foundation Events

Click on the images below to view photo galleries from our recent events!