This list shows many of the groups and organizations around Old Greenwich that we support.

Community Gardening Project

FGCCT Scholarship Fund

World Gardening Fund

Old Greenwich Farmer's Market

Friends of Greenwich Point

Garden Education Center 

Greenwich Audubon

Greenwich Daffodil Society

Greenwich Green and Clean

Greenwich Land Trust

Greenwich Tree Conservancy

Greenwich Youth Conservation Project

Greenwich Scholarship Association

Wild Wings

1924 - Began a campaign to improve the landscaping at the railroad station. We still maintain the window boxes at the station.

1931 - Helen Binney Kitchel, our first president, petitioned successfully to change the name of our town from Sound Beach to Old Greenwich.

1932 - Began Arbor Day plantings of dogwoods, evergreens, and bulbs at Old Greenwich School.

1935 - Planted trees, shrubs, and hundreds of bulbs at Tomac Historic Burying Ground. 

1941 - Persuaded town officials to widen Sound Beach Avenue railroad underpass from one lane to two.

1945 - Restored Mrs. Tod's Secret Garden at Greenwich Point, now called the Seaside Garden

1965 - Deisgned, constructed, and planted the Bush-Holley Herb Garden with the Greenwich Historical Society.

1974 - Published "Trees to Remember" by Mary Jane Nickerson.

1984 - Began planting and maintenance of the Window Boxes in the Village.

1986 - Began planning for the Gateway Garden on Sound Beach Avenue at the Post Road.

1991 - Establish Garden Therapy programs at local nursing homes and rehab centers.

2003 - Began restoration of the Adams Cemetery.

2006 - Began planting the Butterfly Garden at Greenwich Point. Planted 2700 bulbs at Binney Park.

2009 - Worked with the Old Greenwich Association to plant daffodil bulbs on the hillside opposite of the Perrot Library.

2012 - Hosted "A Shore Thing" - a small standard Flower Show.

2017-2018 Executive Committee

President: Karen Handal
Vice-President: Kelly Forsberg
Corresponding Secretary: Elizabeth Harkins
Recording Secretary: Ellie Bowman, Cynthia Sherwin
Treasurer: Andy Rogers
Assistant Treasurer: Carol Ducret
Federation Secretary: Wendy MacDonald

You can contact any of our Executive Committee members at