Tri-County YMCA in Ferdinand to Break Ground on Major Expansion Project Later This Month


FERDINAND -- The Tri-County YMCA has announced it will host a groundbreaking and annual meeting on Monday, June 29th at 6 p.m.

The YMCA is located at 131 E. 16th Street in Ferdinand.

 The groundbreaking is part of a major 11,000 square foot expansion of their Ferdinand facility. The expansion will provide much needed wellness and programming space to serve its members and program participants. The Tri-County YMCA serves the entire population, from infants to seniors, in Dubois, Spencer and Perry counties. 

CLICK HERE to read more about the work that's being done as part of the expansion.

Since the opening of the facility in 2011, the Tri-County YMCA has experienced significant growth in both membership and program participation. In 2018, the YMCA served: 2,400 members (35% increase), 2,200 program participants, accommodated 57,300 Wellness Center visits (26% increase), over 400 kids in Summer Camps at 3 locations, and over 200 youth in After School programs at 4 locations. 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS - Monday, June 29th

6:00 p.m. -- Arrival and Refreshments (Front of Building)

6:10 p.m. -- Prayer

6:15 p.m. -- Ceremonial Groundbreaking 

6:30 p.m. -- Annual Meeting (Conference Room)