Colombo Club is one of the largest social clubs in America founded
by Italian pioneers for the purpose of providing a social center for
themselves, their families, and their guests. The Colombo Club
is a private club that was founded in Oakland California in 1920.
The purposes of the Club are entirely
social in scope, dedicated to the moral and physical well being of
its members, the promotion of the best interests of the community,
and the highest ideals of American citizenship.
in the Colombo Club is comprised of men of Italian and non-Italian
heritage who meet membership qualifications. The total number of members
is limited; and there is currently a waiting list.
The Colombo Club welcomes new members
who are interested in contributing to the ongoing advancement of the
Club. If interested in obtaining a membership application, please contact
an existing member for sponsorship.
In order to encourage the ongoing pursuit
of higher education in the Colombo Club community, the Colombo Club and
Ladies Auxiliary annually award financial scholarships. These scholarships
are available for graduating seniors who are children or grandchildren
of Club or Auxiliary members in good standing. A student must submit
an application by March 15, and meet all requirements to be considered
for a scholarship.