YMCA of Columbia Chief Development Officer Wendy Broderick was recognized at Southeast Small Business Magazine’s 2nd Annual Women of Influence Breakfast on October 31, 2014 as one of “Columbia’s Top 30 Women of Influence.”
The list reflects the names of women in metro Columbia communities who have reached senior level positions within their profession, are leading entrepreneurs in their industry, have proven history-making feats or have attained the ability to influence large public bodies politically and in government. In addition to professional accomplishments, the women have demonstrated their commitment to the citizenry of metro Columbia by maintaining significant involvement and participation in community and civic activities.
As the Chief Development Officer for the YMCA of Columbia, Wendy Broderick’s role ensures that the Y is accessible to all people. A longtime Y professional, Wendy has played an instrumental role in the growth and strategic development of the YMCA of Columbia.
Broderick believes Columbia can be so much more. With Y members, volunteers, staff and partners, she raises funds so the Y can help individuals and families in need participate in programs such as: school readiness, chronic disease prevention, employment skills training, teen leadership programs and so much more right here in the Midlands.
About the YMCA of Columbia
Over the past century and a half, the YMCA of Columbia has been a community-transforming institution, not only in the Midlands, but also in the entire United States. The Y is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Regardless of age, income or background – the Y works to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve the nation’s health and well being, and provide opportunities to give back and support neighbors. The Y has the long-standing relationships and physical presence not just to promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change. Please visit www.columbiaymca.org for more information.