Sunday, June 24th, 2018

No Banner to display

YMCA of Greater Cleveland “160th Anniversary Gala”

The YMCA of Greater Cleveland celebrated its 160-year legacy with an announcement about an exciting future.

The more than 400 guests in attendance at a black-tie gala at the Westin Cleveland Downtown were treated to a glimpse of a new downtown YMCA. Proceeds from the party will go directly toward its construction in the Galleria at Erieview. Funds raised at the gala exceeded $100,000. Because of a generous gift from the Parker Hannifin Foundation, the downtown YMCA will be officially known as the Parker Hannifin Downtown Y.

Glenn Haley, president of the Cleveland YMCA, noted that an expanding downtown residential population makes this an exciting time to be a part of the YMCA of Greater Cleveland. With a presence in the core of the community, the Y will play an integral role in the reemergence of downtown Cleveland, Haley said. Board members David Gunning II and John Slagter served as event co-chairmen. The evening’s honoree was YMCA board member Daniel Serbin, executive vice president of corporate human resources at Parker Hannifin Corporation.

The YMCA offers programs that promote healthy living, youth development and social responsibility. STORY BY CYNTHIA SCHUSTER EAKIN/PHOTOGRAPHS BY ERIC EAKIN

QR Code – Take this post Mobile!
Use this unique QR (Quick Response) code with your smart device. The code will save the url of this webpage to the device for mobile sharing and storage.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment

Right Webutation
Currents News
Other Publications
Currents News
P.O. Box 150 525 E. Washington St.
Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
Phone: (440) 247-5335
Copyright © 2018 Currents News