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Community Partners Support the Y
Lancaster Family YMCA Community Partners are area businesses and organizations that share the Y’s core values and support our mission to provide programs and services that enhance the spiritual, mental and physical well-being of our community. Your support as a community partner helps the Y to make a greater impact and touch more lives, while also demonstrating to your clients and customers your shared commitment to a vital, healthy community.
The Y is very grateful to the following organizations for their support as City Center YMCA community partners:
Extended Hours of Operation beginning August 1
All Y Branches
Beginning August 1, 2015
Based on member feedback and an increase in facility usage, we will be expanding our hours of operations at all Lancaster Family YMCA branches beginning August 1.
The Y will also provide expanded hours of operation during the holidays, with all Y branches open on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve from 5:00 AM until 2:00 PM. Click here for full holiday schedule.
My Y Story: Kristen and Aaron Young
Kristen and Aaron Young have each lost a significant amount of weight through their participation in Project Pounds Away (PPA) at the Y; but this was not their initial goal. They were motivated to improve their health, set positive examples for their three daughters and regain balance in their lives. Read their Y Story…
Lancaster Family YMCA to Offer Full Year, Fully-Subsidized Kindergarten Readiness Program
In Partnership with School District of Lancaster, with Funding from the United Way of Lancaster County
We are excited to share that beginning this Fall, the Lancaster Family YMCA will partner with the School District of Lancaster to provide a full-year, fully subsidized Kindergarten readiness program to 20 children in need. This partnership is part of the Learning Lancaster Collaborative – one of the 16 initiatives selected by the United Way of Lancaster County for funding over the next three years. Click here to learn more about how the YMCA will expand our existing early learning programs to help more families in financial need.
Y to Offer a Free Kindergarten-readiness Summer Camp
Child Care Center
In August, the Lancaster Family YMCA will help children from the School District of Lancaster get ready to succeed in the coming school year through a Kindergarten-readiness summer camp. The summer camp is a free, four-week program made available through a donation from The CarMax Foundation. Click here to learn more.