The JB Chambers YMCA
received a nearly $20,000 grant from Chesapeake Energy. The money is intended
to help fund the YMCA's Y-Fit-In Program.
The goal of the program
is to provide fitness opportunities for Ohio County students with special
needs. The program is held monthly and
serves between 80 and 140 kids.
The money will go toward
things such as lunch for the children, as well as, T-shirts and the purchase of
Linda Cole, a Special Education
teacher at Wheeling Park High School, says it provides a
unique opportunity for the students.