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YMCA campaign returns; looking to raise $100,000

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

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Frances Barborek rides a stationary bicycle at the Sikeston YMCA on Monday morning. Barborek, who had knee surgery more than a decade ago, goes to the Y to stay active, and is able to afford the membership due to assistance from the Partners Campaign. The Campaign has a $100,000 goal and organizers hope it will be finished by Thanksgiving.
(Photo by Michelle Felter, Staff)
Money will enable Y to reduce rates, assist with costs of membership

michellef@standard-democrat.com

SIKESTON -- After laying low for the past few years, the YMCA's Partners Campaign is back again this year, looking to raise $100,000.

"This is the YMCA's annual support campaign," said Jeff Partridge, executive director. "It used to be called Partnership with Youth, but we changed the name this year."

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