Beautification Committee Memorial Fund

 

Many things make our community such a wonderful place to live, including its unique setting and the care that’s given to preserving and enhancing everyone’s enjoyment of shared property. The Giants Neck Beach Association Beautification Committee plays a major role in this effort by accomplishing its mission to “make the Giants Neck Beach Association grounds more attractive for the benefit of all members.”

 

Over the years, several projects have been made possible by the volunteer members of this Committee, including:

• Establishing and maintaining the Memorial Garden at the corner of Giants Neck Road and Lake Shore Drive, including a connection to the water system to water the plants

• Providing benches around the community

• Maintaining the plantings around the Helen Lena Clubhouse
• Planting the flower boxes on the Pump Road pump house
• Construction of the stone wall around the Giants Neck entrance sign, and planting the shrubs and flowers.

 

Memorial Fund

Funding for many of the Beautification Committee’s efforts have been accomplished through monetary donations made by generous residents. Contributions are welcomed at any time and can be designated, 1) for the general grounds, or 2) in memory of a deceased family member or friend in the Memorial Garden.

 

In Memoriam

Each in memoriam donation is acknowledged, incudes the name of the donor and is mailed to the donor and to the family of the deceased. The names of all persons to be remembered are entered on an engraved plaque in the Helen Lena Clubhouse.

Rules & Regulations of the GNBA Beautification Committee

Please help the Beautification Committee carry out its mission by making a donation. Your walks and rides around Giants Neck will be even more special knowing that you have contributed to the enhancement of the surroundings.

Checks can be made payable to “Giants Neck Beach Memorial Fund” and mailed to  Madeleine Makiaris, 32 South Lee Road, Niantic, CT 06357.

Beautification Committee
Helena Corona, Chair
Carol Anthony
Tina Bettera
Laurie Corona
Pam Duffy
Diane Earl
Bonnie Henninger
Madeleine Makiaris
Joan Malone
Pandy Wohler

Along with “drafted” members who provide assistance:
Angelo Bettera
Larry Corona
Rich Corona
Don Gunther
John Makiaris
John Wohler

Beautification Committee Meeting Agendas/Minutes

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ABOUT US

The Giants Neck Beach Association has existed since 1941, to provide for the improvements of the lands in said territory and for the health, comfort, protection and convenience of the inhabitants thereof.  

Slides  1, 3, 5 courtesy of Wick Mallory.  May not be reproduced for any purpose.

Slides 2, 4, 6 courtesy Angelo Bettera.  May not be reproduced for any purpose.


 

CONTACT US

GNBA
P.O. Box 226
Niantic, CT 06357

E: website.gnba@gmail.com