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YMCA releases update on Strong Communities Campaign

The YMCA of Eastern Ontario thanks everyone who has supported the Strong Communities Campaign so far, and is hoping to keep the momentum strong for their annual fundraiser. With the campaign wrapping up at the end of the month, a final push is on to raise the much needed funds

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YMCA launches their annual campaign to continue building history

Did you know, the YMCA has been part of the DNA of Canada since 1851, having pioneered many important Canadian events? Offering the first night classes to women and immigrants, helping to found three Canadian universities, training Canadian soldiers to return to civilian life, expanding libraries to working class neighbourhoods,

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Local YMCA’s 20202 Walk, Run & Roll Challenge surpasses goal

The YMCA of Eastern Ontario’s 100 km Walk, Run & Roll Challenge wrapped up on Friday, Jul. 31, 2020. The two week challenge raised money to support the charitable mission of the YMCA in building healthier communities. Participants walked, ran, wheelchaired, biked, swam – used whichever activity they preferred –

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YMCA fundraiser exceeding expectations for first time event

The YMCA of Eastern Ontario launched a 100 km Walk, Run & Roll Challenge fundraiser earlier this summer, and participation has exceeded expectations for this first-time event. “Given the pandemic and many people having been house-bound over the past few months, we thought that people would enjoy setting a goal

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