Fergus Falls Area Family YMCA

Advocacy

The Fergus Falls Area Family YMCA is involved with local initiatives to help strengthen and support our community. Through this local involvement, we are able to help respond to community needs within our focus areas of Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility.

One local initiative that we are currently involved in is Forward Fergus Falls.

?Forward Fergus Falls Destiny Drivers

  • Create and support 100 jobs or more each year for the next five years by working with existing andnew businesses.
  • Market Fergus Falls as a telecommuting-ready community.
  • Establish at least two bio-related businesses in the next fve years.
  • Preserve and re-purpose the RTC.
  • Send two additional groups of community leaders to the Blandin Leadership Training Program.
  • Become leader in community education excellence.
  • Support and expand the River Walk revival efforts.
  • Become Minnesota leader in spiritual, behavioral, and physical health.
  • Promote "being green" through a series of dynamic, fun, and educational environmentally-themed events.
  • Become a leader in Community Acceptance & Inclusion.
  • Support the Fergus Falls Public Library Taskforce's efforts to engage the community in a discussion of library needs.
  • Preserve, enhance, and promote our historic downtown.

For more information, visit their website at www.forwardfergusfalls.org

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