BINNEY PARK BASKETS
The Friends of Binney Park sold commemorative, limited-edition picnic baskets handcrafted by the New Hampshire – Peterboro Basket Company. Proceeds help to fund the restoration of Binney Park.
BOB BUTTON SHOWMOBILE
The family of Bob Button donated a new showmobile in his honor. This greatly expands the ability to host concerts throughout the town.
BYRAM PARK CONCERTS
The Byram Park Concerts were started with seed money from the P&R Foundation for the first two years with the Town incorporating the series into their regular schedule beginning in 2014.
GRIFF HARRIS GOLF IMPROVEMENTS
The Golf User Groups used funds raised through the Foundation to improve the golf facility in a number of areas.
McNAMEE FAMILY COMMEMORATIVE WALK
The McNamee family raised funds through the foundation for a new commemorative walk at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in honor of Brian McNamee.
As a fundraiser, a drive-thru Picnic-in-a-Box was offered for pick up at Eastern Greenwich Civic Center on the two days of the Fireworks Displays. Each picnic box served two people with $20 per box donated to the Foundation.
VERONICA BEARD SHOPPING EXPERIENCE
As a fundraiser, Veronica Beard hosted a day of sales with 10% of profits going to the Foundation.
LIA FAIL MONOLITHS PRESERVATION and RELOCATION
Originally created as a part of an amphitheater by architect-sculptor Horton O’Neil on his property, the amphitheater has been relocated to Sarah Lawrence college and the remaining stone structures, weighing 5 tons each, have been relocated to Montgomery Pinetum.
A VIRTUAL ARTISINAL BELLE PENTE WINE TASTING and GREENWICH CHEESE CO. PAIRINGS
As Zoom wine tasting and cheese pairings fundraiser, guests received 3 bottles of Belle Pente wines and a curated box of artisan cheeses from Greenwich Cheese Company, moderated by Paul Laveris, Glenville Wines & Michael Sautkulis, Artisan Wines.
Please become a friend of the Town of Greenwich Parks and Recreation Foundation. We help fund the magnificent outdoor spaces, amenities, and children's camp, sports, and recreation scholarships so that Greenwich continues to be a wonderful place to live.