Rain and the threat of a tornado did not prevent golfers from hitting
the links at the annual Christopher D. Mello Golf fundraiser on October 7. Most
golfers were able to complete 16 holes before the rain became too heavy to
the last 18 years, our golf fundraiser has netted over 1 million dollars for the
Rye Y’s Annual Campaign,” said Gregg Howells, Rye Y Executive Director. “Thanks
to the generosity of our players and sponsors, we are able to welcome all
members of our community even when they are experiencing financial
This year, the Rye Y has already awarded $590,000 in financial assistance to families, adults and youth. To learn more about the Y’s charitable focus and Annual Campaign, visit www.ryeymca.org.