Y’s Club serves up corn for the 60th year to raise funds for programs at YMCA

By |2018-08-21T13:16:10-05:00August 21st, 2018|

Metro residents ate all the corn they could on Tuesday night in support of local programs at the 60th annual Y's Club Corn Roast at Mankato West High School. YMCA Executive Director John Kind says funds from the event go to support a number of programs at the organization.  "It supports our Stride Program for young men, our mentoring programs, school-based mentoring, brother/sister program, it supports our youth sports programs. It just goes a long way to get kids to camp." Many of the programs are at capacity, which has led to expansion talks for a new YMCA on Mankato's east side. [...]