Days could be numbered for YMCA in Norfolk community

Published October 24, 2019

NORFOLK, Va. – Brenda Gibbs wipes sweat from her face as she runs through the halls of the William A. Hunton YMCA.

She’s a woman who wears several hats.

“These children mean everything to me,” Gibbs said. “I grew up poor. Had it not been for the YMCA I went to, I wouldn’t have known what to do.”

But, her YMCA’s days could be numbered. Established in 1875, it is situated in the midst of Tidewater Gardens public housing in Norfolk. For more information visit wtkr.com