The Shipman Youth Center in Lake Placid New York was created to provide a safe place for the kids of the community to mature in a stable environment while providing both direct and indirect guidance for youthful activities.
Shannon Porter, a Local Woman, who has twin men Casey and Cody from Lake Placid who are serving our country in the Marines and Army! She reached out to the Youth Center to see if they could help organize and collect and pack donations for her Adopt a Platoon Program! They began working with local businesses in order to help collect donations for the troops who would love to receive some necessities and goodies from the communities back home. The donation boxes could be found
Dmitry Feld is our Youth Center Board President~and we can not begin to tell you how instrumental he is for our center! He and a fellow teen volunteer were honored recently! Below is the synopsis from the Adirondack Daily Enterprise and Lake Placid News: Congratulations to both outstanding individuals! The Tri-Lakes area has an abundance of dedicated volunteers who perform many generous gestures. Two such individuals from Lake Placid will be specially recognized for their u