TSDOI Lodge 2817

We exemplify the very best of what it is to be Italian American

TSDOI             Lodge  2817 - We exemplify the very best of what it is to be Italian American



Did you grow up in an Italian community and now find yourself missing the warmth and tradition?

Do you love the people, culture, and especially the food of Italy?

Do you want to celebrate your Italian heritage with others like you?

If so, please come to one of our meetings and experience our community for yourself. If you love it as much as we all do, please join!

You need not be of Italian descent to become a member. You simply need a fondness for things Italian.  If you nor your spouse are of Italian descent, you may join as a social member (may not hold office).

Annual membership dues

– $50.00 for the Primary Household Member in a family (Family is defined as a spouse and/or dependents 18 years or older living in the same household.

– $40.00 for each Additional Household Member

Initiation fee – $15 (This is a one-time charge for each new member even if part of a family with multiple members).

We also accept Youth Memberships (10 to 17 years of age) for local descendants of members, with no dues or fees.

Membership Fees for new members are prorated quarterly.  Please select the time period below that you are joining.  Indicate if joining as a Primary Family Member or Primary + Additional Household Member.   A one-time initiation fee of $15 will be added for each member.

Date of Joining                                  Primary                                 Primary + Additional

                                                     Household Member                    Household Member

                                                        Initiation Fee Included                       Initiation Fee Included

Sep. 1 – Nov. 30                                 ____$65                                              ____$120

Dec. 1 – Feb. 28                                 ____$53                                              ____$99

Mar. 1 – May 31                                  ____$41                                              ____$78

Jun. 1 – Aug. 31                                  ____$29                                              ____$57

Included with membership is a personalized name tag and a subscription to the Order Sons of Italy national magazine, Italian America, which is full of wonderful information. You’ll also get the great fellowship of other Italian American lodge members!

It you have questions about membership contact Bernard Castellano at bcas1947@aol.com. Prorated dues information is available on the application form. Then fill out the application and mail it with your check made out to TSOI 2817 to Bernard Castellano, Membership Chair, 405 Wapner Court, Cary, NC 27519.

TSDOI Adult Membership Application

TSDOI Youth Membership Application



Membership renewals are due by September 1st. The cost is $50 for an individual and $90 for a couple. If renewal payments are not received by October 1st, inactive members will be removed from the roster.

Renew on-line (below) or mail a check made out to TSOI 2817 to:

Bernard Castellano, Membership Chair
405 Wapner Court
Cary, NC 27519

Renew an Individual Membership


Renew a Couple Membership