Summer 2008 Davies Leader
“Children’s Outreach Program”
Meadville Family YMCA
The Meadville Family YMCA is a community service organization that puts positive principles into practice to build a “healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.” Caitlin became the organizations hope for reviving the outreach program for you children. Caitlin helped to organize games, events, and crafts each morning for local children. The children would meet at a different local park each day. Caitlin served as a role model for the children, helping them learn the YMCA’s efforts for Respect, Responsibility, Caring and Honesty.
Passionate about her position, Caitlin put in many additional hours at the Meadville Family YMCA and will be volunteering at the Youth and Teen Center during the Fall. Caitlin says she has learned to be more proactive and confident in the workplace thanks to the Davies Program.
From Chester, CT, Caitlin is going into her sophomore year at Allegheny College as a Communication Arts major and Values, Ethics and Social Action minor.