YMCA Diversity, Inclusion and Global Committee

The Diversity, Inclusion and Global Committee works to foster international understanding, support our partner YMCAs in Hannover, Germany and Ivanovo, Russia, send Berks County teens to Y camps overseas and support international campers visiting Berks County.

DIG Committee

Deb Zvanut

Carol Simonetti

Wendy Fox

Chris Wullert

Delite Hawk

Y Staff

Kim Johnson

Kris Danner

International Partners

Wolfram Springer, Board Member, Germany

Wolfgang Funke, Hannover YMCA General Secretary

Alexei Kostyakov, Russia YMCA General Secretary

International YMCA

The YMCA partners with YMCAs in Hannover, Germany; and Ivanovo, Russia. These partnerships are a collaborative effort to offer services to individuals in need on an international basis and provide opportunities for youth and staff exchanges both here and abroad.

Contact Kris Danner at kdanner@ymca-berkscounty.org or (610) 378-4717 for information on international programs.

International Campers

YMCA international committee with Guests from Germany and Russia