Merizo Sports Field Renovation Project
A joint effort by the Merizo Mayor, office of Jim Espaldon,
local business men, the US Navy and the Navy SeaBees.
Southern Youth Need
Their Sports Field
We are working very hard to restore it to a usable condition. Electrical wiring is needed for the lights so they can play sports after dark
You can help!
Tax Deductible donations can be made through the non profit organization:
Guam Amateur Baseball Association (GABA)
2271 Army Drive
Tamuning, Guam 96913
Rev & Tax Vendor # G6752521
EIN # 660780964
Should you decide to help your check can be mailed to the address above, dropped off at the Strike Zone (Bill Bennett) or call (671) 777-8938 and we will pick it up.
Thank You from the youth of the south.
|Our Goal::: NOTE: This amount represents the amount needed replace the fencing and to repair the field lighting. Any amount received above this goal will be used for other needed things such as bleachers, dugout repairs, score board, chalking equipment etc.||$30,000.00|
|Donor||Pledged By||Amount Donated||Balance of Goal|
|Achang Bay Marina Inc.||Paul Packbier & Robert J. Steffy||$2,500.00||$27,500.00|
|Tim Kernaghan||Tim & Kathy||$1,000.00||$26,500.00|
|Margarita Charters||Doug Ahlf||$1,000.00||$25,500.00|
|Wisp Guam, Inc.||Dave Sykes||$1,000.00||$24,500.00|
|NISSAN Guam||Van Shelly||$1,000.00||$23,500.00|
|Duncan McCully||Duncan & Molly||$1,000.00||$22,500.00|
|Cassidy's Insurance||David Cassidy||$1,000.00||$21,500.00|
|Queen Malesso BnB||Travis Kloppenburg||$1,000.00||$20,500.00|
|Captain Real Estate Group||Nick Captain||$1,500.00||$19,000.00|
|Gerald (Jake) Woo||Personal Donation||$ . 200.00||$18,800.00|
|GTA||Sent a trenching crew to make a trench for the cement footing.||$||$18,800.00|
|Coretech International||Gave us big discount on 3 cement trucks for the fence footing.||$||$18,800.00|
|Dr. Bruce Reynolds||Personal Donation||$ . 500.00||$18,300.00|
|David John||Personal Donation||$ . 500.00||$17,800.00|
|California Pacific Technical Services DBA CalPac||In Hui Yu-Healy||$ 5,000.00||$12,800.00|
|International Sports Center||Aurielle Susuico||$ 1,000.00||$11,800.00|
|Casa De Folres||Phil Flores||$ 500.00||$11,300.00|
|Your Company||Your Name||$ Your Donation||$ ?|
| Next Up: PHASE 2.. FIELD LIGHTS
To make donations see info above.
| From the beginning::: Saturday August 29, Begin Phase one, replacing the old fence..
With the help of the Merizo Mayor's office, the office of Jim Espaldon and some navy guys we were able to clear the fence line and take down all the old chain link.
Next Phase will be installing a new fence purchased with some of the donations we've already received. Installation of the new fence will begin about March 24th, 2016.
Progress on this project will be added below as it happens. Please scroll down
| Next Step: March 11, 2016, begin installation of the new fence around the field..
New fencing was ordered and delivered to Mayor's office Monday March 15.
March 15. Field marked for new fence location.
March 16, 2016 GTA Crew dug a trench for the cement footing of the new fence
| Next Step: March 24th. The Merizo Mayor's office and The Navy SeaBees spent today drilling 122 fence post holes and setting the corner fence posts and the maintenance gate in concrete.
| March 31st. The SeaBees were out in full force today. The rest of the verticle posts were set in condrete at the same time the bottom trench was being filled.
| April 5 2016 The US Navy SeaBees join forces with the Merizo Mayro's staff to begin installing the chain lenk fencing.
| April 14 2016 The SeaBees and the Merizo Mayro's staff repair dugouts and backstop.
| May 5, 2016 The SeaBees and the Merizo Mayor's staff Install new roof on dugouts, final touches on the new fence and place bases