|The organization meets on an as-needed basis in the Borough Administrative Office at 45 Keeley Avenue.||Board Members: Tess LaMontagne|
New Britain Borough established a 509(a)(3) corporation known as Friends of New Britain Parks. This organization is a charitable corporate vehicle for persons wishing to support the borough in specific ways while obtaining a tax deduction. A board of three directors are appointed by Borough Council. Board members are not required to be residents of the borough, but should have a connection to the municipality. The board is responsible for:
- Identifying projects large and small that would be of interest to donors.
- Publicizing the charitable opportunities.
- Investigating ways to raise money through activities, public solicitation and bequests.
- Leveraging donations where possible with matching grant money