YMCA of Greater Erie

The YMCA of Greater Erie would like to congratulate our 2015 RAVE Award Nominees and Winner.



Junior Nominee and Winner Ryan Bello nominated by Missy Fuller.

Ryan was nominated for his service to The Eastside Y’s Free Dinner Program.  Ryan helps serve dinner every Thursday night while also helping with prep and clean up work.  Eating a good, healthy and well balanced meals is very important to Ryan and he shares his nutritional knowledge with the children and youth he serves.

Congratualtions Ryan!






RAVE Award 2

Student/Teen Nominee Alex Schroeck nominated by Tammy Roche

Alex Schroeck loves soccer and has been playing soccer at The Glenwood Park Y since he was four years old.  Alex loves to give back as a volunteer soccer referee and also by helping conduct summer soccer camps.  What sets Alex apart as a volunteer is that he takes the time to make sure that the players understand the game of soccer and the rules – exemplifying the core values of respect and responsibility.

Congratulations Alex!






RAVE AwardAdult Nominee Melissa Tingley nominated by Missy Fuller.

Missy has been volunteering for The Eastside Y’s free dinner program since it started in the spring of 2014.

Missy has been a server and helper in the kitchen and discusses the importance of healthy meals to the children in the program.  Missy is always there to ensure things run smoothly and she amazes the Y staff with her committment and positive attitude.

Congratulations Missy!