June 11, 2019

‘Our Towns’ in ‘The Atlantic’

The Atlantic, Our Towns, A Community Within A Community

In their first post from Danville, VA, Deb describes the town’s YMCA. Housed in a new $15 million, 50,000 square foot facility on the Dan River, the Y’s membership reflects the racial make-up of the city, half-white, half-black. The CEO describes the positive nature of the Y’s program as the creation of a “community within a community.”

Read the post here.