Somerset Hills YMCA 'Togetherhood' Event for Vets, Volunteers
April 17, 2014
Somerset Hills YMCA volunteers bring their new Togetherhood initiative, along with a "sense of community", to veterans at a local housing facility.
Harlem Globetrotter Inspires Kids at YMCA Basketball Camp
April 8, 2014
Two hundred kids had the chance to train with a Harlem Globetrotter Monday at a mini-basketball camp at the La Crosse YMCA. But the camp wasn't just about learning a few tricks – rookie Globetrotter Thunder Law also worked to inspire kids.
Two Kids Spend the Day as Junior 'CEOs'
April 7, 2014
Meet the two youngest CEO’s in Western Massachusetts who took the reins of the Springfield YMCA, if only for a day.
Northwest YMCA Leaders Club Gets Teens Up and Moving
March 27, 2014
One in four teens report meeting the recommended one hour or more of daily physical activity, according to a survey by the Center of Disease Control and Prevention. Tampa's YMCA offers programs tailored to teens' needs and interests, and that adds physical activity to their daily routine.
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Beyond Camp: Keeping Kids' Interest Piqued Once Summer Ends
March 4, 2014
Courtesy of OrlandoSentinel.com
Summertime is an ideal time for children to learn a new skill or hobby. But those skills often fall by the wayside when the new school year comes around. The Y's camp expert offers some advice to parents.
YMCA Takes Rehab Out of the Hospital
February 28, 2014
In one community, the Y provides rehabilitation programs where individuals can heal, be active and find camaraderie.