Town of Islip Accepting Nominations for 2016 Italian American Heritage Celebration

Islip, NY – The Town of Islip is currently accepting nominations for its annual celebration of Italian American Heritage Month. The Town will celebrate Italian American Heritage 2016 by honoring individuals who have made significant contributions to the Islip community through their professional or volunteer activity.

To nominate a community member please submit a Nomination Form no later than Monday, September, 19, 2016. You may obtain a Nomination Form here. Please print and complete form and either mail to: Town of Islip, Department of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs, 50 Irish Lane, East Islip, NY  11730, Attn: M. Figalora; e-mail to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; or fax to: 631-224-5316. In addition, a short biography, resume and letters of recommendation must be attached to the Nomination Form. 

Honorees will be selected based on their accomplishments and contributions to the Town of Islip Community. The ceremony will be held at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, October 18th in the Town Board Room.

For more information or assistance please call the Department of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs at (631) 595-3500, ext. 1033.