Near West Little League Memorial - Chicago, IL
Posted by: adgorn
N 41° 52.288 W 087° 40.873
16T E 443469 N 4635730
Quick Description: In Livingston Park, a baseball facility. It's behind a fence and surrounded by shrubs.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 4/19/2008 7:10:06 AM
Waymark Code: WM3M46
The Near West Little League was founded in 1995 by insurance broker Bob Muzikowski and other community leaders and businesses. It has grown into Chicago's largest Little League with more than 900 children participating on 65 teams. The Illinois Medical District donated the land for the League¿s baseball field. Executives from corporations throughout Chicago serve as coaches and mentors for the players and provide financial sponsorships of the teams.
Date of Dedication: 05/18/2002
Name of organization that built the memorial: Near West Little League
Private or Public Monument?: Private
Text on the memorial:
In Final Tribute to our former Little League coaches and sponsors, working in the North Tower of the World Trade Center, New York City.
Andrew Abate, Vincent Abate, David Bauer, Timothy Coughlin, George Coughlin, George Morell, Michael Stewart, Michael Uliano
"So do not get tired of doing what is good. Do not get discouraged and give up, for we will reap a harvest of blessing at the appropriate time."
Physical address of memorial:
NE corner of Polk & Leavitt
Chicago, IL USA
Additional coordinates: Not Listed
Website for more information: Not listed
A picture of yourself (or your GPS if you are alone and cannot get someone to take your picture) at the memorial. Logs without pictures should be deleted by the waymark owner.