YMCA receives donation for new veterans program
By: News Staff
WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE) — A sizeable donation was made by Ocean State Job Lot to the YMCA of Greater Providence Wednesday morning.
The money will be going towards a new program that’ll help local veterans called "supporting those who served."
Vets and their families will have free one-year memberships to all seven branches of the YMCA
Wednesday’s $50,000 contribution from job lot will get things started.
Pictures show Steven O’Donnell, the CEO of the YMCA of Greater Providence accepting a ceremonial check from David Sarlitto, the executive director of the Ocean State Job Lot Charitable Foundation.