Media Coverage


How to make the most of Giving Tuesday

CNBC takes a look at how to make the most of your donations on Giving Tuesday. 

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December 03, 2019


48% of Young People Discover Nonprofits Via Social Media: Giving Tuesday Study

The Y's Giving Tuesday survey reveals that 48 percent of young Americans discover new nonprofits via social media. 

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December 01, 2019


It's Not a Zero-sum Game: 3 Ways to Make Inclusion Work for Everyone

HR Dive spoke with Lynda Gonzales-Chavez,YMCA of the USA's SVP and chief diversity officer, about how companies can successfully implement and execute diversity and inclusions within their organizations. 

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November 22, 2019


New Research Shows Young Americans Are Optimistic About Creating Change

Seven in 10 young Americans work to create positive change on a daily basis, according to new research.

A survey of 2,000 Americans (aged 18–38) found that 67 percent believe younger generations are more likely to be outspoken about the issues they support, and half of respondents believe younger generations are actually the ones driving positive change.

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November 19, 2019


Group Programs Help Prevent, Delay Type 2 Diabetes

AARP highlights classes across the country, including the YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program, that help adults who have been diagnosed with prediabetes. 

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November 15, 2019


YMCA Goes Viral On YouTube: Q&A With CMO Valerie Barker Waller

My Y Story. YouTube series strikes viral video gold according to Forbes. Q&A with Y-USA CMO Valerie Waller. 

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October 02, 2019


YMCA Advocates Jane Lynch, Andrew Zimmern Connect with Youths for YouTube Spotlight Series

"My Y Story" uses social media to bring attention to the stories of the Y's most influential alumni. Forbes takes a look. 

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September 25, 2019


The Y Celebrates Nationwide Diversity with Welcoming Week 2019 Activities

Over 700 Ys across the U.S. celebrated Welcoming Week this month--Forbes highlighted some of the exciting events. 

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September 23, 2019


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