created in 1987 and is the largest network of Italian family historians
in the world. It is composed of 28 chapters across the United States.The
chapters are called POINTers In Person (or PIP for short).
Each chapter is formed
by members in a particular geographic area for the purpose of social
interaction and face-to-face discussion of Italian genealogy and
Each chapter is independently
organized and determines its own activities and schedule of events.