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Americans Over Age 57 Surveyed Feel They're More Independent Than Ever Because of Pandemic

Older Americans who plan to be vaccinated look forward to taking care of loved ones, returning to health clubs/community centers and attending social gatherings.

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April 30, 2021

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Summer Camps Struggle to Stay Afloat During the Pandemic

While some camps have been forced to close, TODAY looks at why summer camps are so important to families and how donations may help them through COVID-19.

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April 21, 2021

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YMCA of the USA


What You Need to Know About Summer Camps this Year

As COVID continues to make headlines, many parents have questions about the safety of summer camp. Y-USA's COO Paul McEntire talks about how YMCAs across the country are working to keep kids safe this summer.

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April 15, 2021


Many YMCAs Have been Partially Reinvented by the Pandemic

Nonprofit Sector News highlights the work of the Y to support communities throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

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February 19, 2021


Donating Credit Card Rewards Can Help the YMCA Empower Families During a Challenging Health Crisis

CardRates.com explores the way the Y has helped communities throughout COVID-19 and how you can help Ys continue to do this important work.

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January 13, 2021


Nonprofits Struggle with Challenges of Rising Hunger, COVID-19 Restrictions During Holidays

Nonprofits like the Y have been working hard to ensure no family goes hungry this year—this is especially true as the holidays approach.

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November 23, 2020

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How the YMCA is Fostering an Interest in STEM and Introducing Youth to Possible Careers as IT Pros and Server Network Administrators

The Y is working to spark interest in STEM, through youth STEM programs at more than 1,000 locations nationwide.

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October 27, 2020

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Creating Impactful Service-Learning Programs for College Students Through YMCA Partnerships

Service learning is a key way for students to learn more about diversity, inclusion and racial justice and the Y serves as a partner for many college campuses to help provide this experiences for college students.

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October 16, 2020


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