Anonymous donor makes $100,000 matching pledge to YMCA aquatic center

The Monroe Family Aquatic Center at the Northern Neck Family YMCA is nearing completion.

KILMARNOCK—As construction on The Monroe Family Aquatic Center at the Northern Neck Family YMCA comes to completion, an anonymous donor has pledged to match each dollar contributed to the YMCA’s capital campaign, up to $100,000.

“The generosity of this unnamed donor will help the YMCA expand its aquatic programs, serve more people and provide wellness services to all families and children. Everyone in the community will benefit,” said aquatic center campaign chairman Paul T. Sciacchitano.

The aquatic center’s reach will extend beyond the YMCA through a partnership with the county, to expand the second grade learn to swim program, said Sciacchitano. It will allow Lancaster High School and Christchurch School swim teams to hold…