Madison Foundation Creates Eileen Johnson Memorial Fountain Fund

Posted Thursday May 08, 2014 by admin

Madison Foundation Creates Eileen Johnson Memorial Fountain Fund

Eileen Johnson Memorial CollegeThe Madison Foundation has announced its support of the Eileen Johnson Memorial Fountain at Tuxis Pond. This project, spearheaded by the Madison Chamber of Commerce, celebrates the life of Eileen Johnson and her innumerable contributions to the town of Madison.

The Madison Foundation is pleased to serve as the fiduciary for the project, and will accept tax-deductible contributions to support the effort.

“Eileen did so much for our community,” said Rose McLaughlin, chair of the Chamber’s Image Committee. “Prior to her passing, she was leading the charge to revitalize Tuxis Pond, and had a vision of installing a fountain for both beauty and to aerate the pond. We are delighted to bring her vision to reality, and to establish this fountain in her honor.”

The Chamber is working with the town, candidates for both an Eagle Scout and a Girl Scout Award, and other civic groups to develop and install the fountain and improve the pond and its surroundings. A dedication and celebration is planned for later this summer.

To make a donation, visit themadisonfoundation.org or mail a check to The Madison Foundation, P.O. Box 446, Madison CT, 06443. Note that the gift is for the Eileen Johnson Memorial Fountain at Tuxis Pond. Contact the Madison Foundation
at 203-245-2796 for more information.

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