New YMCA Veggie Van rolling into Tampa food deserts
June 30, 2015
TAMPA — Kids might not chase after it like they would the ice cream man, but grown-ups are eager to take advantage of a new mobile vegetable stand that soon will roll into neighborhoods lacking in grocery options.
How to Avoid the 'Summer Slide' with Kids' Eating
June 23, 2015
The results are in: Kids aren't eating as healthily in the summer as they do the rest of the year. Here's how to keep their nutrition on track when they're on summer break.
The Y.M.C.A.’s Work Outside the Gym
June 15, 2015
Jane E. Brody--As a Y.M.C.A. member since 1984, I know it as a great place to become and remain fit, make friends and receive encouragement and support.
New York Times
How The YMCA Helped Shape America
June 2, 2015
As the Y gets ready to turn 171 years old, NPR History takes a look on how the Y helped Shape America
NPR History Department
The Power of Prevention: U.S. health care reform should focus on prevention efforts to cut skyrocketing costs
May 28, 2015
U.S. News and World Report
Kevin Washington featured NBC Chicago CEO Spotlight
May 19, 2015
Kevin Washington, CEO, YMCA of the USA, explains how this 160 year old organization works - putting Christian principles in practice to ensure healthy kids and healthy communities. With key initiatives in diabetes prevention, "hop the gap" summer programs for kids, and support of STEM programs, the YMCA is a vital resource in the 10,000 communities it serves across the country.