Mattingly Charities to Match $25K in Donations to New Playground for Evansville YWCA

Mattingly Charities plans to match up to $25,000 in donations made to the YWCA Evansville Playground Replacement Project.

Posted: Jul 5, 2021 12:05 PM
Updated: Jul 5, 2021 2:03 PM

Don Mattingly says that his charity organization, Mattingly Charities, will match up to $25,000 in donations made to the YWCA Evansville Playground Project.

The YWCA Evansville Playground Replacement Project aims to raise $125,000 to build an entirely new playground area outside of the YWCA facility in Evansville, Indiana.

YWCA Evansville Playground Project Video

Digital rendering depicting YWCA's new outdoor playground

"This play structure is decades old, and the ground is uneven and unsafe," said Erika Taylor, YWCA CEO. "We want to completely overhaul this outdoor space to create a warm, inviting, colorful play space where kids can be creative and thrive."

Current YWCA Playground

YWCA says the expected cost to replace the old playground with the new one is around $125,000.

The new playground will include updated safety features, play structures, and sensory equipment.

So far, the project has raised $4,665.

You can make a donation or find more information on the YWCA Evansville Playground Project by visiting

For more information on Mattingly Charities, visit

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