Date: June 7, 2021
The regional chapter of our professional society, YPN (YMCA Professional Network), met recently for our Annual Awards Ceremony. We are proud to say that our CCCY did very well! Congratulations to our staff who were recognized.
Cindy McGinnis, Director of Software Administration, Janet Samelwich, Controller, Matt LaPrino, Executive Director – Soundview Family Y, and Stacey Rubino, Membership Coordinator – Soundview Family Y were YMCA STAR Award nominees (unsung heroes) and recognized for their outstanding service to the Y and their community.
Carmen Colon, Vice President – Bridgeport Ys, received the YPN Community Impact Award (recognizing the new programs and initiatives established in food, housing, partnerships during the temporary shutdown). Josh Royce, District Executive Director – Woodruff Family Y and Valley Y, received the YPN Rock Spirit Award (for those that truly carry the spirit of the YMCA).