CITY OF BAYONNE RECEIVES GRANT FROM
THE BASEBALL TOMORROW FUND
Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the Bayonne RecreationDivision has been awarded a grant in the amount of $8,851 fromthe Baseball Tomorrow Fund (BTF). The grant will assist the
effort to support the established youth league and expand itssoftball program by providing funds for equipment and theconstruction of a batting tunnel.
The City of Bayonne manages the girls’ softball program and
provides fields and equipment for the Bayonne Little League thatserves over 800 players. To accommodate the increasing demandfor its programs, the City will add 20 participants to the softballprogram in 2013 and provide more practice time for its youthplayers by constructing a batting cage.
Mayor Smith said, “The City of Bayonne would like to thank the
Baseball Tomorrow Fund for its generosity to our community. Thegrant will enable us to improve our recreational programs for theyoung people of Bayonne. I look forward to seeing the neweq
uipment and the batting tunnel in action.”
“The Baseball Tomorrow Fund appreciates the City of Bayonne’s
commitment to youth baseball and softball in its community. We
are pleased to support the continued growth of this program.”
added Cathy Bradley, Executive Director of the Baseball