hide You are viewing an archived web page collected at the request of University of Alberta using Archive-It. This page was captured on 22:05:23 Dec 15, 2010, and is part of the HCF Alberta Online Encyclopedia collection. The information on this web page may be out of date. See All versions of this archived page. Loading media information
Heritage Community Foundation Presents
Alberta Online Encyclopedia

  Home > Lifeways > Cultural Life > Societies >
  Fogolar Furlan of Edmonton

  Fogolar Furlan of Edmonton

Visit AlbertaSource!

Customs and


Sports and

The Arts


Canadian Life




Fogolar Furlan of Edmonton logo.The Fogolar Furlan Society of Edmonton, founded in 1981, is an organization that wishes to maintain and promote the culture and traditions of the Friuli Region of Italy.  Our objectives are

  • The Friuli Region of Italy.  Click on map for more information.to develop and foster community spirit among Italian-Canadians from the Friuli Region of Italy
  • to preserve the heritage, customs and culture of the Friuli Region
  • to promote and undertake cultural and social festivals consistent with the above objectives.

Our Activities 

  • Social functions (e.g. dinner/dances, picnics) at which traditional foods are served and activities undertaken
  • Expressions of solidarity with and support for society members and Italian-Canadian community as a whole
  • Undertaking activities related thereto (e.g. Society Newsletter, visiting the infirm and tributes to deceased members)
  • Liaison with similar groups in Canada and with the Friuli Region of Italy. 

Contact Information

Fogolar Furlan di Edmonton
14230 - 133 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5L 4W4 

Mr. Giuseppe Chiesa, President
Phone: (780) 457-1590 

Related Il Congresso Articles

  • Concerto Lirico Al Museo Provinciale
    This article deals with how the club Focular Furlan organized a classical concert, with musicians from Italy.
  • Fogolar Furlan di Edmonton
    In this article the President of The Fogolar Furlan, Dick Tomat, gives the approval of the club for the construction of Santa Maria Goretti Centre.

[back] [top]

Copyright © 2002 Heritage Community Foundation

Albertasource.ca | Contact Us | Partnerships
            For more on Italian Alberta, visit Peel’s Prairie Provinces.
Copyright © Heritage Community Foundation All Rights Reserved