Prato, November 22nd, 2019 – Father Rodolfo Rossi, Vice Prior of the delegation, assisted by Knights Dino Greco and Giacomo Perrina, and the President of the non-profit organization “Regalami un Sorriso”, Piero Giacomelli, donated to Commissioner of Prato Dott. Alessio Cesareo, a defibrillator to be used for the community. This donation is part of the project “Città Cardio Protette”.
Livorno, November 30th, 2019 – The Knights of the Tuscan delegation donated to Fr. Valerio Barbieri, Sant’Agostino parish of Livorno, basic foodstuffs for poor families, as part of the project “Briciole di salute”.
Brescia, November 16th, 2019 – Mr. Daniele Gavezzoli, in the presence of Bishop Claudio Paganini, delivered about 150 kg of fresh fruit and vegetables to Agnese Zinelli, president of the Caritas San Vincenzo, parish of Paoli de Cellatica. The food will meet the needs of families of the area.
On the same date, Mr. Stefano Villotta, Mr. Nicola Salvi and the decorated Claudio Gaole, on behalf of the Prior Arnaldo Morandi, gave the Salesian Institute of the Nave 10 quintals of firewood.
Brescia, November 26th, 2019 – Mgr. Arnaldo Morandi, Mirandola and Magro, according to the proposal of the representative of Brescia and Mantua, Professor Silvestro Specchia, gave the White Cross of Brescia about 500 kg of Dehydrated foodstuffs and legumes to meet the needs of approximately 60 needy families.
On November 19th, the delegation donated “VeinViewer”, a high-tech infrared visualizer, to the pediatric operating unit at the Cà Foncello Hospital in Treviso. It is a tool that will reduce the pain of our little patients. During the donation ceremony, Mrs. Maria Rosaria Laganà, Prefect of Treviso, was present as a guest of honor and was accompanied by the highest civil and military authorities of the territory.
The Vice Delegate Lucio Pasqualetto was accompanied by the representatives for the cities of Venice, Chioggia and Treviso. A lot of attention has been paid by the local media too.
In honor of the Virgin Mary, “Virgo Fidelis” patron of the “carabinieri” (Italian Police), the representatives of the Ligurian delegation took part in the ceremony which was held at the former archpriest of Saints Nazario and Celso, in Arenzano.Various associations and mayors of the region of the western part of Genoa were present.