ABOUT US

About the N.I.A.

Founded in 1928, the Naples Improvement Association (N.I.A.)
is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to promoting and protecting the civic and social interest of the Naples Islands community.

Our 2021 Board:

President - Michael O'Toole
Vice President (Membership) - John Angelo
2nd Vice President (Events) - Richard Dilday 
Recording Secretary - Michael Jakmakjian
Treasurer - Roger Powell
Community Liaison - Marilyn Bittle
Director -  Cynthia Cardarelli

Director - Bob Lane

Director - Rainer Rahaeuser

 

PANCAKE BREAKFAST

2021 marks our 73rd year! Gather with hundreds of friends and neighbors. Enjoy the Street Market. Pick up your new NIA membership card at check-in.

 

BOAT PARADE

Duffys, sailboats, yachts, dinghies, paddleboards…Join 10,000 of your closest friends for the highlight of Long Beach’s holiday season!

 

SUMMER CONCERTS

Classic Rock, Country, Oldies… the last Tuesday of the month May - August, acclaimed area bands perform summer sunset concerts. Free. Bring your chair, blanket and picnic basket! 

 

HOLIDAY DECORATIONS

The NIA and the community celebrate the residents who decorate their homes for the holidays. The extraordinary memories and delight they provide are immeasurable.

 

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

NIA liaisons connect Naples and the City of LB in support of improvements and initiatives.

SEAWALLS - PHASE II

Collaborating with area partners to reconstruct Naples’ seawalls.

 

LB CERT-Naples Team

Neighbors fending for neighbors. Tsunami. Earthquake. Bridge Failure. With NIA and LBFD collaboration, Naples has one of the most exceptional Community Emergency Response Plans in California.

 

NAPLES NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH

Neighbors working together and with LBPD to keep our island safe by deterring crime and reporting incidents. Light it up, Lock it up, Call it in!

 

YOUTH INVOLVEMENT

Preparing the youth of Naples to become the community leaders of tomorrow via initiatives such as Easter Egg Hunt, 4th of July Bike Ride, and the Contessa Program.

 

NAPLES NEWS

To discuss advertising and content, contact Judy Powell: kpow@charter.net

 

NAPLES T-SHIRTS

Cathy Black: cbwetpaint@outlook.com

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