The Premio Città di Como in the course of these six years has grown and has gained increasing support on Italian territory and beyond.
From the very first edition of the 2014, the Award of the City of Como It has always been independent and autonomous, recognizing equal status to all participants, and guaranteeing the total impartiality of judgment.
He lavished Cash prizes, awards, plates, diplomas, mentions, of new publications.
The Premio Città di Como, also, during the years, it has always autofinanziato through shares and, in the last two editions (IV - V), He managed to donate to charity large sums of money to support useful initiatives of associations and non-profit organization working in the social.
So a literary prize that, in addition to the ongoing work in identifying and deserving authors, It is also sensitive and attentive to important social issues, offering solidarity and charity.
Nella fourth edition, indeed, the beneficent support went in favor of the project House Children Relief Association VIDAS, which guarantees full and free care for the terminally ill, Home hospice and home Vidas.
The project House Children Relief is to build a structure that will ensure competent and loving care to many sick children and their families.
A project underway, it will be finished just in March 2019, next Vidas Hospice House at Via Ojetti 66.
Special guest at the awards ceremony of the fourth edition, has been Ferruccio De Bortoli, Vidas and president of the publishing house Longanesi.
Nella fifth edition, instead, the beneficent support went in favor of the Onlus Every Child Is My Child that counts the adhesion of 220 artists and people of the show and wants to raise awareness by saying "Enough" to the war in Syria.
The Association's objective is to finance projects in support of children in critical areas, like Syria.
Special guest at the awards ceremony of the fourth edition was Andrea box, known Italian actor and witness of fundraising “Every child is my child”.
Now, for VI edition, the staff of the City of Como Prize will do its best to find Association, an agency or a charity project and social interest.