East Windsor Clean Communities Committee Celebrates 2017 Adopt-A-Spot Program Invites 2018 "Adopt-A-Spot" Participation

Published on Mar 13, 2018 at 09:00a.m.

     Mayor Janice S. Mironov, and the East Windsor Clean Communities Committee celebrated the 2017 Adopt-a-Spot program with a recent wrap-up event.  Under the program, participating groups “adopt” one of the public properties identified by the Committee and keep it clean during the year.  A placard is erected on the site indicating that it has been “Adopted by” with the name of the group.  The groups are expected to perform clean-up three times a month from April 1 through November 30.  

    The 2017 Adopt-A-Spot program participants included Beth El Synagogue, Boy Scout Troop 59, Boy Scout Troop 5700, Brownie Troop 70365, Cub Scout Pack 53, Girl Scout Troop 70105, Girl Scout Troop 70342, Girl Scout Troop 72702, Daisy Troop 72350, East Windsor Police Athletic League, St. David’s Episcopal Church, Wells Fargo Bank, and the Casciano Family.  

Mayor Mironov stated, “The Adopt-A-Spot program is a tremendous success thanks to the wonderful participants who volunteer to land a hand to help their community. We are proud of the participants’ efforts to keep East Windsor litter-free.  Adopt-A-Spot is a great program in not only ensuring public areas of our community are well-maintained, but also has been a wonderful educational tool for teaching our young people social responsibility and community  pride.”  Mayor Mironov continued, “The Adopt-A-Spot program involves hundreds of young people and, each year, continues to be a success, instilling an awareness of the value and satisfaction of giving back to the community to our next generation of residents, while also simultaneously helping to support the activities and service of these worthwhile youth groups.”  

    Mayor Mironov and the East Windsor Clean Communities Committee invite and encourage East Windsor community and school youth and adult groups to participate in the Township 2018 Adopt-A-Spot program.  To participate, interested groups should send a letter to East Windsor Clean Communities Committee, ATTN: Mayor Mironov, 16 Lanning Boulevard, East Windsor, New Jersey 08520.

    The 2017 Clean Communities Committee members are: Chairperson John Donnelly, Kevin Casciano, Douglas Greene, Vandana Mathur, student members Sreya Kilambi, and Ragini Nagi, Director of Public Works Raymond Wheaton, Jr., Council Member Alan Rosenberg, and Mayor Janice Mironov.
 

PHOTOGRAPH #1:

East Windsor Mayor Janice S. Mironov recognizes 2017 Adopt-A-Spot program participants from Girl Scout Troop 70105. Pictured (from left to right) are:   Olivia Harkins;  Chloe Harkins;  Emily Hamnett;  Lily Puskar;  Jen DiGioia;  Lizzie DiGioia;  Veda Dadi;  Danielle Cruz;  John Donnelly, Chairperson, Clean Communities Committee;  Brooke Vagrin;  Isabella Benitez;  Kayley Totka, and Mayor Janice S. Mironov. 

Adopt a Spot #1.jpg

PHOTOGRAPH #2

East Windsor Mayor Janice S. Mironov recognizes 2017 Adopt-A-Spot program participants from Daisy Troop 72350. Pictured (from left to right) are:  (back row) John Donnelly, Chairperson, Clean Communities Committee;  Melissa Florke, Troop Leader;  Cori Kenny, Troop Co-Leader;  Mayor Janice S. Mironov; (middle row) Shelby Field;  Bella Tsilionis;  Cameron Kenny;  Penny Borg;  Juliette Rosario;  Molly Frascella; (front row) Kayla Arumugam, and Caroline Flannery.

Adopt a Spot #2.jpg

PHOTOGRAPH #3

East Windsor Mayor Janice S. Mironov recognizes 2017 Adopt-A-Spot program participants from Cub Scout Pack 53.  Pictured (from left to right) are: (back row) Peter Simon, Troop Leader;  Peter Kecskes, Cubmaster;  Rob Lisk, Assistant Cubmaster;  Gail Wilton, Troop Leader;  Jonathan Kecskes;  Aiden Wilton;  John Donnelly, Chairperson, Clean Communities Committee (front row) Ayden Lisk;  Noah Przytulski;  Milan Shah;  J.D. Simon;  Maahir Chadna;  Cody Lisk;  Teddy Wilton, and Mayor Janice S. Mironov.

Adopt a Spot #3.jpg

More: Home News