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YWCA Geograhy Bee winners

YWCA Geography Bee Three Time Winner

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Eighth grader Jordan Schwartz set a record by winning Tuesday night’s annual YWCA Geography Bee.  This is the middle schooler’s third consecutive win. He is the first participate to capture the top spot three times in a row.  Sixth grader Andrew Chunat placed as first runner-up. The competition is a registered event with the nation-wide National… Continue Reading YWCA Geography Bee Three Time Winner

Explorers bow on UMU stage after their performance

Summer Explorers Use Summer Break to Grow

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Almost 90 children successfully engaged in last summer’s enrichment program, which was funded  through a grant from the Greater Alliance Foundation and by United Way of Greater Stark County.  Summer Explorers provides enrichment experiences to maintain and grow skills during summer months. Research indicates that most students lose about two months of grade level equivalency… Continue Reading Summer Explorers Use Summer Break to Grow

New windows for YWCA

YWCA Restores and Replaces Windows

Sunday, January 13, 2019

With assistance from CDBG funds, the YWCA undertook a major building preservation project this past month. The Alliance Historic Preservation Commission provided guidance and assistance, along with the State in restoring and replacing basement windows. First, four original window openings were cleaned, repaired and painted by Franco Painting. Next, Bonfert Glass will cover the window… Continue Reading YWCA Restores and Replaces Windows