Youth Connections named Patti the 2017 Youth Worker of the Year at the Youth Connections 9th annual Breakfast of Champions.
Ostler is the Family Service Coordinator at the Martinsville School District and has been with the corporation for 21 years. She was complimented on her positive energy, dedication and huge asset to the students and the school corporation.
Established in 1976, Youth Connections Breakfast of Champions is the agency’s largest fundraiser. Over 150 business leaders and community members attended the event. Bob Lamey, Voice of the Indianapolis Colts was the keynote speaker.
Youth Connection programs include Safe place, Host Homes, Children’s Visitation Center, Custody Evaluations, Families in Transition, Jumpstart /STEM mentoring program. A speaker’s bureau and community education on human trafficking is also offered.
Youth Connections, (a 501(c) 3 non-profit agency) serves at-risk youth in Johnson and Morgan Counties through crisis intervention, community education and mentoring to foster positive relationships and self-worth. The organization also provides free summer camps in both Morgan and Johnson Counties.
For more information about the programs provided by Youth Connections, call 317-738-3273.