General Membership Meetings
Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at:
St. Joseph’s Parish Hall
140 W. Government St. Pensacola
Dinner is available at 6:00 p.m. and the meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.
Please bring a potluck dish to share for dinner.
Hope to see you there!
Membership Application Form
Interested in joining Buona Fortuna?
You can print the membership form from the drop-down menu above, under the New Member Application Form.
Dues are $45 per year due by the first of the new year. Two ways to pay your dues:
Mail a check to
Sons & Daughters of Italy in America – Buona Fortuna Lodge #2835.
P.O. Box 12351, Pensacola, FL 32591.
We now have a credit payment option through PayPal available.
Here is a link to copy and use on the PayPal site.
When you use this option, please choose Friends and Family and not Goods and Services.
Requesting Reimbursement Form
Original Receipts must be attached to the form when submitted. You can print the reimbursement form from the drop-down menu above, under Membership Information.
2020 Anniversary Five And Ten Year Memberships
At the November General Membership Meeting awards were given to Ginny Barberi for being a member for ten years.
In addition, charter members joined the lodge on its origin in 2006.
Mark De Nunzio
Salley Valletta and George Garner
Richard and Diane Andres
Festa Italiana 2019
Jackie Baker, Marie Barili, Paul Renninger, Nick Calabrese, and Fernando Guédez.
Buona Fortuna welcomes new members Carmen Zampini, Rosy Sachs, John Sachs, William Davey, and Pamela Davey.
Festa Italiana October 2018
Daniel Boham, Carla Boham, Sharon Cassata Ward, Susan Patton, Lisa Orlando May, Dina Linn, Gabrielle Davis, Delia Zappala Driessen, Kathleen Ludlow, Cindy Backer, Eric Backer, Erika Jorgenson, Lisa Nolan, Lisa Moody, Carey Bennett, Pamela Mittelstaedt.
Eddie Sue Winter and Ingrid Candelaria
December 2017 Induction Of Members
Peter Comer, Susan Comer, Reg Altazan, Emily Altazan, Maya Ford. Willian Dvorak, Arnetta Holyfield and Carole Groves.
Video of the beginning of the proceedings:
October 2017 New Members
August 2017 New Members
July 2017 New Members
January 2017 New Members
New members introduced at our 2016 November General Membership Meeting.
Buona Fortuna Celebrates
New Members – September 2016
New Members – June 2016
New Members – April 2016
New Members – February 2016
New Members – January 2016
New Member – November 2015
New Members – July 2015
New Members – May 2015
New Members – December 2014
New Members – November 2014
New Members – October 2014
New Members – June 2014
New Members – May 2014
New Members – February 2014
New Members – January 2014
New Members for 2013