Foellinger Foundation Awards Nearly $1 Million to YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne

The in Indiana has announced a grant of $964,600 from the in support of its operations, capital improvements, and organizational effectiveness initiatives.

The grant will enable the Fort Wayne Y to continue providing educational, physical, and social youth development programs at the Renaissance Pointe Y and intervention programs at the Youth Service Bureau. The grant will also fund capital improvements at , which offers an outdoor education program and a traditional summer resident camp, and support efforts to align the Y’s mission with organizational processes, enabling it to more effectively serve the community.

"The YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne is grateful to the Foellinger Foundation for its long-term financial partnership," said Marty Pastura, the organization’s president and CEO. "Their funds have enabled us to serve an increasing number of families and individuals through programs and facilities that meet growing community needs."

"YMCA Receives $964,600 Grant." YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne Press Release 12/16/2013.