General Membership Meetings

Buona Fortuna members meet for a monthly social hour and dinner on the second Thursday of each month. Guests are welcome!

Join us at:

Vickrey Resource Center

2130 Summit Blvd

Pensacola, Florida 32503

(NOTE: this is NOT a mailing address)

Dinner begins at 6:30 pm with a membership meeting to follow at 7pm.

Please bring a potluck dish to share for dinner.

We hope to see you there!

Interested in Becoming a Member?

Please print and complete the membership form, and mail it with a check for $60 made payable to

OSDIA Buona Fortuna Lodge #2835
P.O. Box 10780
Pensacola, FL 32524

Or email an electronically completed membership form to our Recording Secretary at

If you prefer to pay your dues using PayPal, please use the following email address as the recipient:


Am I eligible to become a member?

Yes! There are two types of memberships:

  • Regular Membership
    A person of Italian descent, the spouse or the adopted child of a person of Italian descent, or the widow or widower or divorced spouse of a current or former member.
  • Social Membership
    A person not of Italian descent.  In addition to being able to hold the office of trustee, a social member also enjoys all other privileges and benefits of membership, including the right to vote in all matters.
What are the benefits of membership?
  • Free subscription to Italian America magazine and Questo Mese newsletter
  • Eligibility for scholarships locally and nationally
  • Discounts on Italian items and services such as genealogy research, travel, Italian Language instruction and more
  • Access to, the National website, which provides information about issues, programs, reports and research important to Italian Americans, and other benefits available only online, and more!

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