Order Sons of Italy in America Akron Lodge No. 685

Benvenuti! Welcome to the Order Sons of Italy Akron Lodge No. 685, a fraternal organization for Americans of Italian descent in Akron, Ohio, dedicated to the preservation and promotion of Italian heritage and culture.

Our organization, recipient of the 2005 OSIA Centennial Cities Recognition Program, is dedicated to assisting its members and the unfortunates in our society. In addition, our lodge provides to its members social and cultural activities that help perpetuate the legacy of our proud traditions. Our programs focus to create happiness for individuals, respect for each other, opportunities to meet other members, scholarship programs for the young, companionship and friendship and a confirmation of our beliefs in Almighty God and our country.

Next Meeting
The Sons of Italy Akron Lodge 685 would like to thank the following for sponsoring our booth at the Italian American Festival: Consolidated Food Distributors, Bruce Randolph, Carovillese Club, TLC Catering, A Taste of Summer Catering and Timothy Killian. Our next meeting date will be Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at the Kucko-Anthony Community Room, 1990 S. Main St. 

Directions to the Kucko-Anthony Community Room

For details on our next event, visit our Events page

President's Message

Patrick Puhak"President's Notes: If you haven't already signed up to work at the Italian Festival July 12-14 at Lock 3 in Akron, please contact Andrea Conti. We also need volunteers to help sell beer tickets and pour beer at the festival. Please contact Joe Rinella if you can help.

Patrick Puhak, President

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