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City Council Presents Proclamation for YMCA’s 50 Years in Richardson
Posted Date: 10/8/2013 3:00 PM

YMCA 50th ProclamationThe City Council presented a proclamation to the Richardson YMCA on Monday recognizing the organization’s 50th anniversary. The Richardson YMCA first operated out of a school gymnasium in 1963 and moved into its permanent home on Custer Road two years later. Fifty years later, programs at the Y are continuing to expand to serve Richardson families.

Richardson YMCA Executive Director Jeff Thomas presented a video to the Council that documents the Y’s history in Richardson and thanked the Council and City staff members for their support. Watch the video online at vimeo.com/76031030. Watch the City Council work session presentation at bit.ly/GLB9dg.

Other Richardson YMCA 50th anniversary events this year have included a family picnic and the opportunity to sponsor a new tree on the Y’s campus. For more information, contact Thomas at jthomas@ymcadallas.org or 972-231-3424.