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News From the Y
Art Show Tells Stories of Refugees Through Their Own Creations
October 12, 2016
"Triumph of the Human Spirit," an art show put together by Houston's YMCA is helping refugees tell their stories through artwork.
Amid Political Tensions, a Bid to Bring Together Immigrants, Americans
September 26, 2016
Newsweek visits a Welcoming Week event hosted by the Staten Island YMCA's New Americans Welcome Center and finds a community seeking to build bridges.
7 Smart Tips for First-Generation College Students
September 22, 2016
Y-USA's Frederick Riley has some great tips for first generation college students.
Pedicab tours highlight York businesses owned by immigrants
September 22, 2016
The YMCA of York and York County (Penn.) uses pedicabs to give local tours to York city businesses owned by immigrants during Welcoming Week.
York Daily Record
Women In Leadership: Meet Lynda Gonzales-Chavez, the Y's Chief Diversity Officer
September 15, 2016
In honor of Women in Business Month, Girl Talk HQ spoke with our Chief Diversity Officer Lynda Gonzales-Chavez about her role at the Y, her career path and the importance of diversity in the workplace.
Girl Talk HQ
Let's Move! Outside Engages Youth in Over 50 Cities
August 23, 2016
Through the Department of the Interior's Partnership with the YMCA of the USA, American Express, local governments and hundreds of nonprofit organizations, Let's Move! Outside is getting millions of kids to play, learn, serve and work outdoors.
Let's Move! Outside
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