The Vongola Famiglia has long since been the most powerful Mafia Family in all of Italy. The Vongola Mafia began as a vigilante group to protect the people, first suggested by Cozart Shimon, that Giotto lead a group. Each generation of the Vongola family has donned formal attire when risking their lives to fullfill this duty. The Vongola had originally started as a model organization that existed to protect people, but their way to protect gradually changed during Vongola Secondo reign. To be done by violence and crime. They have had several other Mafia Families serving them, including a few members from the infamous Arcobaleno. They also possess the Vongola Rings, which have been around since the founding of the Mafia Underworld, and are usually in the possession of the main Vongola Members. As of now, it is headed by Vongola Nono, Timoteo, but he will soon be succeeded by Vongola Decimo, Tsunayoshi Sawada .
The part of the Vongola Family which holds the 10th Generation Boss and his 6 Guardians, his subordinates, allies, family, and friends.
Called so due to their responsibility and the Vongola Rings they wear, having won the right to be members of the Vongola Family in the contest against the Varia. It is said that whenever the family runs into trouble, the guardians will arrive to save them. The guardians are represented by 6 weather phenomena that appear in the Sky. They are, Rain, Storm, Cloud, Sun, Mist, and Lightning. And as said by Reborn and others, each Guardian has a role in the Family.