YWCA fundraiser has special meaning to organizer

The Haliburton County Echo – February 28. 2017 – by Jenn Watt

When Georgia Shank heard that the YWCA had to close its shelter last year due to increased use and lack of funding, the news affected her on a personal level. Shank is a survivor of an abusive relationship and used shelter services in Minden and Peterborough. The YWCA’s help was crucial during that period of her life and she couldn’t fathom the service being lost for other women in similar circumstances. (Read more…)