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Pony Express Foundation Announces $55,000 Gift to Build the Gothenburg YMCA

The Gothenburg Pony Express Foundation recently donated $55,000 to the Gothenburg Hospital Foundation to be used toward the community YMCA Building. “The Pony Express Foundation really stepped up in a big way,” stated Becky Jobman, Gothenburg Health Foundation Director, “This is a perfect example of Gothenburg working together to accomplish an incredible goal.”

Groundbreaking for the $4.95 million project has occurred and completion is scheduled for April 2018. This contribution from The Pony Express Foundation moves the fundraising needle past $4.8 million leaving less than $150,000 to fundraise. The YMCA will be connected to Gothenburg Health as part of a joint project featuring a hospital renovation and expansion.

To read more of this story see the Jan. 3, 2018 Gothenburg Times.