Welcome our new Chief Transformational Officer!
The Greater Providence YMCA is pleased to welcome Abby Swienton as our new Chief Transformational Officer. Abby comes with a wealth of experience and expertise in governmental affairs and public policy. Abby was the Chief of Strategic Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation in the Office of Management and Budget in Rhode Island, as well as a policy advisor in the Governor’s Office. Most recently Abby served as Chief of Staff in the Department of Children, Youth and Families.
Over 144 YMCAs in the country receive the Walmart year-roundfood service grant. Only 15 grantees nationwide were chosen as the "Best of the Best" -- and the YMCA of Greater Providence was selected as one of 15 nationwide in 2015! The photo below highlights the "Best of the Best" on the first day of the conference.