YMCA of Central Ohio

YMCA of Central Ohio wins United Way 2016 Champion of Children Award

YMCA of Central Ohio wins United Way 2016 Champion of Children Award

The YMCA of Central Ohio was named as the non-profit organization, 2016 Champion of Children Winner by the United Way of Central Ohio. Today’s announcement was made at the Columbus Metropolitan Club’s weekly meeting. Honored as the individual winner was Columbus City Schools Superintendent, Dan Good.

“We are extremely honored to have received such a prestigious award,” stated Steve Ives, President and CEO for the YMCA of Central Ohio. “We are committed to the development, care and nurturing of all children and thank the United Way of Central Ohio for this extraordinary recognition.”

Each year, the United Way of Central Ohio names one local individual and organization for demonstrating exceptional commitment to local education efforts. The YMCA of Central Ohio was nominated by PNC Bank for the 2016 honor.

“It is truly fitting that Dan Good was recognized for his work with Columbus City Schools,” said Ives. “Columbus City Schools is an exceptional community partner to the Y shares our vision for the potential of all central Ohio youth. Our congratulations go to Dan and his leadership of Columbus City Schools.”