Northwest NEWS

January 8,2001

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YMCA announces Partners With Youth leadership

BOTHELL - The Northshore YMCA has announced the recruitment of its top volunteer leadership for the annual Partners With Youth fund raising campaign.The Campaign General Chair is Jan Runkel, assistant vice president of Frontier Bank, who will lead more than 160 volunteers in the annual event.
   According to Runkel, "Our 2001 campaign goal is to raise $183,000 to help provide financial assistance to youth and families who might not otherwise be able to participate in child care, day camp, teen and family programs."
   In 2000, more than 200 Northshore families received scholarships for participation in YMCA programs designed to improve their health in spirit, mind and body through Partners With Youth funding.
   The Chair's Round Table, which seeks donations of $1,000 and above, will be led by Susan Fitzgerald, manager of customer service at Eddie Bauer.com. The Community Campaign is being chaired by Sandra Walker, retired counselor from the University of Washington.
   The annual Partners With Youth Campaign provides the foundation for the Northshore YMCA's continuing commitment to build strong kids, strong families, and strong communities.
   For more information, call the Northshore YMCA at (425) 485-9797.