Plainfield YMCA Recognizes Volunteer Ethel Wheeler at Annual Campaign Celebration and Spirit Awards – Greater Somerset County YMCA

Plainfield YMCA Recognizes Volunteer Ethel Wheeler at Annual Campaign Celebration and Spirit Awards

Plainfield YMCA Recognizes Volunteer Ethel Wheeler at Annual Campaign Celebration and Spirit Awards

Plainfield, N.J. – April 29, 2024 – Plainfield YMCA, a branch of the Greater Somerset County YMCA, proudly honored volunteer Ethel Wheeler at its 2024 Annual Campaign Celebration with the Active Older Adult Spirit Award, recognizing her remarkable contributions to the community.

Ethel’s dedication to Plainfield YMCA’s Food Security program and her unwavering commitment to assisting seniors have earned her this award. Through her tireless efforts, she organizes and distributes bags of food to families in need, providing vital support to those facing food insecurity.

Beyond her involvement with the Food Security program, Ethel generously volunteers her time to support seniors in Plainfield. Whether it’s running errands, offering companionship, or lending a helping hand, Ethel’s commitment to serving the senior community is truly exceptional.

Leonardo Gonzalez, Senior Program Director at Plainfield YMCA, expressed his admiration, stating, “Ethel is a shining example of resilience and vitality. By honoring her contributions, the Y not only celebrates her individual efforts but also acknowledges the invaluable dedication she brings to our community.”

For individuals interested in making a positive impact through donations or volunteering with Plainfield YMCA, please visit https://www.gscymca.org/our-community/support-the-y/.

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About Greater Somerset County YMCA
Greater Somerset County YMCA is a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community by connecting all people to their potential, purpose, and each other. The Y empowers everyone—no matter who they are or where they’re from—by ensuring access to resources, relationships and opportunities for all to learn, grow and thrive. For information about Greater Somerset County YMCA and financial assistance, visit us at www.gscymca.org/.

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