MBC SPONSORS LOCAL COMMUNITY CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS FOR SECOND YEAR


Contributions Given to 18 Local YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, and Head Start Programs

South Boston, VA – July 10, 2013 –This year marks the second year in which Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation (MBC) has been a sponsor of eighteen local community clubs and organizations within the MBC footprint.  Three Boys and Girls Clubs, five Head Start programs, and ten YMCAs were each recipients of a $2,500 contribution to help them to continue to provide meaningful experiences for all who benefit from these organizations.  The Boys and Girls Clubs that were supported include the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Danville Area, the Blue Ridge, and Emporia/Greensville County.  The five Head Start programs receiving contributions were CDI Head Start Serving Central Virginia in Farmville, Pittsylvania County Community Action Agency in Chatham, Tri-County Community Action, Inc. in South Boston, The Improvement Association in Emporia, and STEP, Inc. in Rocky Mount.  The YMCAs included were YMCA of South Boston and Halifax County, Mecklenburg County YMCA, South Hill YMCA, Danville YMCA, Altavista Area YMCA, Southside Virginia Family YMCA in Farmville, Martinsville and Henry County Family YMCA, Bedford Area Family YMCA, Family YMCA of Emporia/Greensville, and Franklin County Family YMCA.  MBC continues to reinvest in the communities we serve to help improve quality of life for citizens of the Southern Virginia region by supporting organizations like the eighteen above.