Italian Benevolent Society

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The Italian Benevolent Society is the oldest independent Italian Club in the United States. Established in 1881 as charitable institution for aid the Families of the Italian Miners, that worked the in the Amador County gold mining community.Our club has been in continuous operation for the past 135 years. The club hosts the Annual picnic and parade the first Sunday’s weekend in June. We have an 8500 square recreation hall and 20 acre grounds. Our facility is available for rent and catered events. We offer booth rental space at our Picnic Grounds in June.




President: Paul Molinelli Jr.     Vice President: Bob Bovero
Jerry Giordano: Chairman Board of Directors
Directors: Bob Bowers, Jim Vinciguerra, Matt Toma and Tony Ippolito

For Information of General events contact us at: 1-209-267-0206. Mail address is P.O. Box 2132 Jackson Ca. 95642 or email

For Hall and Grounds rental information please contact Rich Kendall at 209-603-0400 or email him at