YMCA AWARDED $5,000 GRANT
From TD Charitable Foundation
The Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area received a grant donation in the amount of $5,000 from TD Charitable Foundation. This grant will be used to support the YMCA’s Y-Achievers program in the Glens Falls Area.
Y-Achievers is a national YMCA program designed to provide talented, underachieving at-risk youth in Grades 6, 7, and 8 with a solid support system throughout secondary school as a means to assure graduation from high school, pursuit of higher education, and access to gainful employment in the global marketplace.
“At the Y, we believe all children and teens have potential. Y-Achievers will help youth from the Glens Falls area discover who they are and what they can achieve” said Brian Bearor, CEO of The Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area.
TD Charitable Foundation is the charitable giving arm of TD Bank N.A., which operates as TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, and is one of the 10 largest commercial banking organizations in the United States. The Foundation's mission is to serve the individuals, families and businesses in all the communities where TD Bank operates, having made more than $131 million in charitable donations since its inception in 2002.