Charity Spotlight: Eric S. Obermann Foundation

By Stuart ObermannCommunity Volunteer Eric Obermann grew up on Green Mountain and attended Mountain Gap and Grissom High School, class of 2000. Sadly, during his first semester at Georgia Tech studying Computer Science, he began having symptoms which led to a diagnosis of ALS, a neuromuscular disease with no known cure. Eric became an ALS Advocate … Continue reading Charity Spotlight: Eric S. Obermann Foundation

Southeast Family YMCA Togetherhood Project

By Kathy ParikhBoard ChairSoutheast Family YMCA On May 7th, the Southeast Family YMCA sponsored a Clean-Up at Ditto Landing as a Togetherhood Project. Togetherhood is the YMCA’s Signature Program for Social Responsibility.   The event was a huge success!  About 125 volunteers, of all ages, from all parts of the City and County participated. Volunteers collected 100+ bags … Continue reading Southeast Family YMCA Togetherhood Project

Did You Know?

By Bev Capps, District Executive Director, Heart of the Valley YMCA The YMCA has worked with Ditto Landing and Operation Green Team for a number of years as part of a YMCA Togetherhood program. The purpose of the Togetherhood Project is to invite YMCA members to activate their social responsibility by participating in the Y's … Continue reading Did You Know?