Rich Cappiello & Greg Comella To Be Inducted Into HOF- Both Xaverian Alumni

Sunday, October 21st will be a very special day for Boxing Promoter Richard Cappiello and Former NFL Player Greg Comella!

Both of these Xaverian Brothers High School Alumni will be honored at the Bridgewater VETS Club (85 Cottage Street) in Bridgewater, MA beginning at 1 PM, with a Cocktail Hour, and Dinner immediately following.

Chairman Daniel DiSangro, President William Spadafora, and the Committee are assembling a huge gathering and tribute to these very special inductees. Boston Herald Radio Host John Sapochetti will serve as the Master of Ceremonies. “John Sap” is also on the Board of Directors for the NIASH-Massachusetts Chapter. Tickets are $75.00 per person.

For more information, please contact Event Chair Danny DiSangro at 617-469-5672.

Oh What A Night at Giggles-Thanks Board Member Comedian Dave Russo

It was truly a funny funny night at Prince Pizza’s Giggles Comedy Club! Many thanks to our Board Member Comedian Dave Russo for assembling a group of seven (7) comedians (including himself)! We experienced the comedic talent of Host Tony V., Tom O’Regan, Michael McCarthy, Greg Murphy, Anthony Scibelli, and Steve Sweeney!

On the serious business side, our Board awarded a total of $6,000 in Education Awards to Victoria Malachowski, Kayla Eldayaa, and Joseph Mirabella, Jr. Many thanks to our two (2) Principal Donors for this evening, Donato Frattaroli & Atty. Philip Privitera and the 75+ guests in attendance.

Comedy Show/Education Awards Night at Prince Giggles June 21st

Please join us on Thursday, June 21st at the Prince Pizza Giggles Comedy Club in Saugus for our Annual Comedy/Education Awards Night at 6:30 PM.

Many thanks to our Board Member, Internationally-Known Comedian Dave Russo for once again assembling a great line-up of some of Boston’s Best Comedians!

We will also be presenting $2,000 Education Awards to three (3) recent Massachusetts High School Graduates. Congratulations to Victoria Malachowski of Middleton, Kayla Eldayaa of Plymouth, and Joseph Mirabella of Wilmington on their special recognition.

Please join us for this fun-filled evening of fun, laughs, recognition, raffles, great pizza, and more! Tickets are $25.00 each and they may be obtained from Board President Bill Spadafora at wjspadafora@yahoo.com or Treasurer Paul Solano at psfinserve@aol.com.

7NEWS SPORTS AMOROSINO & MALDEN MLB GREAT CAIAZZO HONORED

Joe Amorosino
Dave Caiazzo

THE NATIONAL ITALIAN AMERICAN

SPORTS HALL OF FAME, MASSACHUSETTS CHAPTER

PROUDLY INDUCTS JOE AMOROSINO

INTO OUR HALL OF FAME.

YOUR OUTSTANDING ACCOMPLISHMENTS

IN AND OUT OF YOUR MEDIA ROLE SENDS

A VERY SPECIAL MESSAGE TO ALL.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COMMITMENT

TO EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AND VOLUNTEERISM.

              PRESENTED THIS 10th DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 2017

 BY BILL SPADAFORA, PRESIDENT

AND THE NIASHF BOARD OF DIRECTORS.

 

THE NATIONAL ITALIAN AMERICAN

SPORTS HALL OF FAME, MASSACHUSETTS CHAPTER

PROUDLY INDUCTS DAVE CAIAZZO

INTO OUR HALL OF FAME.

YOUR OUTSTANDING ACCOMPLISHMENTS

ON AND OFF THE PROFESSIONAL

BASEBALL DIAMOND SENDS

A VERY SPECIAL MESSAGE TO ALL.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COMMITMENT

TO EXCELLENCE IN ATHLETICS, WELLNESS, AND HOSPITALITY.

                         PRESENTED THIS 10th DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 2017

BY BILL SPADAFORA, PRESIDENT

AND YOUR FELLOW NIASHF BOARD OF DIRECTORS.

2017 HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY HONOREES NAMED

Please join us on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Anthony’s of Malden located at 105 Canal Street in Malden to welcome our newest inductees; Emmy Award-Winning Channel 7 Sports Director Joe Amorosino and Former Philadelphia Phillies Pitcher & MLB Scout Dave Caiazzo into our Hall of Fame.

There will be a cocktail hour from 2-3 pm followed by dinner and the induction ceremony. The Master of Ceremonies will be Former New England Patriot Tight End & HOT96.9 FM Radio Celebrity Jermaine Wiggins.

Please RSVP by August 25th at WJSPADAFORA@yahoo.com or 781-858-8998.

 

 

PLAQUE INSCRIPTION HONORING MR. GARY “TIGER” BALLETTO

THE NATIONAL ITALIAN AMERICAN SPORTS HALL OF FAME, MASSACHUSETTS CHAPTER

PROUDLY INDUCTS GARY BALLETTO INTO OUR HALL OF FAME.

YOUR OUTSTANDING ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN AND OUT OF THE BOXING RING SEND A VERY SPECIAL MESSAGE TO ALL.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE, DETERMINATION, AND PERSEVERANCE.

PRESENTED THIS 23rd DAY OF OCTOBER, 2016

BY

WILLIAM SPADAFORA, PRESIDENT

RICHARD CAPPIELLO & DANIEL DiSANGRO, EVENT CO-CHAIRS

AND THE NIASHF BOARD OF DIRECTORS.

PLAQUE INSCRIPTION HONORING MR. VINNY MARINO

THE NATIONAL ITALIAN AMERICAN SPORTS HALL OF FAME, MASSACHUSETTS CHAPTER PROUDLY INDUCTS VINNY MARINO INTO OUR HALL OF FAME.
YOUR OUTSTANDING ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN AND OUT OF THE BOXING RING SEND A VERY SPECIAL MESSAGE TO ALL.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE AND HUMANITY.

PRESENTED THIS 23RD DAY OF OCTOBER, 2016

BY

WILLIAM SPADAFORA, PRESIDENT
RICHARD CAPPIELLO & DANIEL DISANGRO, EVENT CO-CHAIRS

AND THE NIASHF BOARD OF DIRECTORS.

Induction Ceremony 2016

Honorees Gary and Vinny
Former New England Boxing Champions were in attendance to honor Gary and Vinny. Thank you Co-Chairs Rich Cappiello & Dan DiSangro.
Master of Ceremonies- Former State Treasurer Joe Malone with NIASH Treasurer Paul Solano.

Please join us on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at the Elks Hall located at 248 Spring St in West Roxbury to welcome the new inductees, Gary Balletto and Vinny Marino into our Hall of Fame. There will be a cocktail hour from 1-2 pm followed by dinner and the induction ceremony. Looks to be a great time with entertainment from Joey Voices & Demetrius, and Master of Ceremonies Joe Malone, former Massachusetts State Treasurer.

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