Casato Prime Donne Award 2011 to Carla Fendi
Montalcino celebrated the awarding of the 'Casato Prime Donne award 2011' to Carla Fendi and the inauguration of the "Tabernacolo del Brunello per la Madonna". The celebration concluded with a gala dinner, held at the Fattoria del Colle, which was dedicated to the Unification of Italy.
The Casato Prime Donne prize 2006 was awarded to the volunteer workers of the Telefono Rosa Association
Awarded on September 16th in the theatre in Montalcino to President Maria Gabriella Carnieri Moscatelli who leads the 70 volunteer workers who aid women who have been subjected to violence.
The 2006 edition was been dedicated to the Mayor of Montalcino Massimo Ferretti who passed away prematurely last April 2nd.
Casato Prime Donne award 2010 to Samantha Cristoforetti
From Star City in Russia Samantha Cristoforetti the ESA astronaut charms Montalcino and devolves the Casato Prime Donne award to the Women in Aerospace (WIA) association.
"Cabrinian" missionary sisters are the winners of the Casato Prime Donne Prize 2005
Dedications by past prize winners Paola Capriolo, Carla Fracci, Marta Morazzoni, Francesca Sanvitale and Kerry Kennedy along a meditative path among the Brunello vineyards.
Casato Prime Donne award 2009 to Ilaria Capua
The Prize "Casato Prime Donne" dedicated to Ilda Bartoloni, the journalist who recently passed away, who had turned the prize into an instrument of emphasis of the new reality for women, crowned on September 19th in Montalcino, Ilaria Capua, an Italian virologist among the 5 Revolutionary Minds in the world.
Kerry Kennedy is the "Prima Donna " 2004
Saturday September 18th, in the Astrusi Theatre in Montalcino the sixth event of the "Casto Prime Donne" prize giving took place, an award dedicated to women as protagonists of our times and of the splendid area of great wines south of Siena.
Frances Mayes author of Under the tuscan sun is the Prima Donna 2007
Frances Mayes author of Under the Tuscan Sun is the Prima Donna 2007 Prizes given also for the science of wine making and for the best literature regarding the Montalcino territory. The Manifesto delle Pari Opportunità in cantina has been signed by 18 pink ribbon wineries.
Josefa Idem receives the"Casato Prime Donne" 2008 award
In the Olympic year the "Casato Prime Donne" Award goes to a super athlete.
Josefa Idem, silver medal in Peeking 2008, was awarded the prize in Montalcino as an example of new femininity, strong, intelligent, generous and able to divide her time equally between her sporting and social activities and the her family.