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YMCA holds annual dinner

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Information from The Albany Area YMCA

 

The Albany Area YMCA will celebrate 103 years of serving the community at the YMCA Annual Dinner tonight at Merry Acres Conference Center. At the banquet, the YMCA will highlight achievements of the past year and honor the accomplishments of volunteers and staff.

The keynote speaker for the event will be Colonel Donald J. Davis, Commanding Officer, Marine Corps Logistics Base, Albany. A native of Dover, New Jersey, Col. Davis assumed command of MCLB Albany on May 25, 2012.

He is a graduate of the Advanced Logistics Officers Course and the Marine Corps Logistics Education Program at Penn State. He also holds a Master's Degree in Public Administration from Webster University, graduating with high honors in March 1996.

Col. Davis' awards include the Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal w/two stars, Navy Commendation Medal, Navy Achievement Medal, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Navy Unit Commendation and numerous other decorations.

The public is inviting to attend the event. Social hour begins at 6:30 p.m. and dinner will be served at 7:00. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased by calling the YMCA, 229-436-0531, ext. 203.

 

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