Randy Kline

LEADING the WAY Tanya’s Story: Randy Kline is a father of one our kinder students at Smith. Randy volunteered for our most challenging field trip in Summer 2014- a very lengthy bus ride to and from the San Diego Zoo! Randy was great with our youngest group. HE was so helpful, positive, and upbeat as…

Joelle Vogt

A SPECIAL BOND Joelle Vogt, Smith YMCA Volunteer Alyssa’s Story: The relationship between a stepmom and stepdaughter is very special, and I’ve never met two people who have a stronger bond than Joelle and Skylar. Joelle makes sure she is there for every event and takes a vested interest in Skylar’s life. Joelle volunteers for…

Harika

MAKING YOU SMILE Jade’s Story: Harika has always made an effort to be a part of our program in any way we need! She always comes in with a smile and makes sure to always make all the staff feel appreciated. I know that she has made an impact on many of the kids’ lives.…

Dianne Miley

CAMPAIGNING FOR CHANGE Diane’s Story: The director and staff at our Y do something rare and wonderful: they make kids really want to do the right thing. At our Y, demonstrating good character is cool, and volunteering is a privilege. My son absorbed these values like a sponge and, in turn, led me to want…

Jasmina Muller

GIVING BACK TO the COMMUNITY Jasmina Muller, nominated by Christy Trujillo! Christy: YMCA’s Parent Advisory Council President. She started a great service learning project where we Stuff Stockings for the Troops.  It started as a site service learning project and now it is a huge YMCA Branch & Association Service learning project.  For years she…