- Special Sections
- Spring Home Improvement 2015
COLUMBIA CITY â€” Several county nonprofit organizations and groups benefited from the Whitley County Community Foundationâ€™s (WCCF) most recent funding session.
The announcement of those receiving the awards comes with one particular sizeable grant of $150,000 to the Whitley County YMCA.
Recently, YMCA officials announced that planning would begin for expanding the current Columbia City location in order to house its full-day childcare center.
The Early Learning Center has been operating out of New Hope Wesleyan Church since it took on the initiative almost two years ago.
â€śThe Whitley County YMCA is committed to seeing young children thrive and have put their beliefs into action by announcing plans for expanding their childcare program and facility,â€ť said September McConnell, executive director for the WCCF.
To read the rest of this story, see the December 20 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.