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Corning YMCA kicks off Annual Campaign

CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) – The Corning YMCA announced its Annual Campaign kickoff on Wednesday. The Y says it’s more than a gym-and-swim and as a nonprofit organization, it never Read more…

Healthy Weight and Your Child Feature on 13WHAM/Fox Rochester

The “Healthy Weight and Your Child” program teaches families good habits when it comes to exercise and eating. This includes different ways to get active, how to read nutrition labels and how Read more…

YMCA preview party showcases forthcoming southeast facility

Source: Spectrum News ROCHESTER, N.Y. — The YMCA of Greater Rochester is showing the community what their new Southeast facility will look like. This preview party included family activities such Read more…

The biggest YMCA in the region will be breaking ground next spring in the Town of Pittsford.

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (WROC-TV) – This will be the biggest YMCA in the region and the second largest in the country, for obvious reasons many families are thrilled. “I think it’s fabulous Read more…

Seniors find community connections through Silver Linings program

Source: WXXI AM News Twenty Rochester area seniors with developmental and intellectual disabilities are taking part in a new program that helps them connect with their same-aged peers in the Read more…

93-year-old veteran from Webster receives “Legion of Honor” award

WEBSTER, N.Y. (WROC-TV) – A war veteran from Webster was honored on Friday for his bravery during World War II. Don Matina is 93 years old. During the war, Matina was Read more…

At the Y the safety of our children is always our top priority.

News source: News 8 WROC Rochester In light of the recent arrest at a YMCA camp in Genesee County, the YMCA of Greater Rochester says in order for someone to become Read more…

YMCA Camp Gorham hosts Camp Corral for children of military families.

Check out this feature about Camp Corral from Morning Express with Robin Meade which was filmed at our very own Camp Gorham.  Since 2014, YMCA Camp Gorham has been one Read more…

YMCA chosen as #1 Best Health Fitness facility by readers

Source: RBJ Reader Rankings YMCA of Greater Rochester was chosen by RBJ readers as the #1 Best Health Fitness Company by their readers. The Y is in our community to Read more…

Good and Cheap Cookbook author Leanne Brown visits the Y for book signing

Source: FOX Rochester Author Leanne Brown is best known for her book “Good and Cheap,” which takes a look at how families can eat healthy without stretching their budget. Brown is in Read more…

Find out how busy people fit exercise into their daily life…

A recent article in Rochester’s Democrat and Chronicle featuring YMCA’s Laura Fasano, VP of Healthy Living discusses ways busy people can fit exercise into their daily life. As Fasano explains Read more…

Corning YMCA camp getting kids off that tablet and moving

Source: MyTwinTiers.com PAINTED POST, N.Y. (18 NEWS) – The Corning YMCA is still accepting applications for your children to enjoy summer camp at Watson Homestead. Even though it’s July, it’s Read more…

YMCA is teaming up with USA Basketball and Nike.

News Source: 13 WHAM Rochester, N.Y. – Monday’s Bright Spot shines on the Open Court program at the YMCA. The Carlson MetroCenter YMCA is teaming up with USA Basketball and Read more…

How to prepare kids who are reluctant about or new to the camp experience.

Source: ROCPARENT July/August 2017 Anthony “Ace” Ventura, who is the teen programming and arts enrichment coordinator at the Carlson Metro Center YMCA was recently featured speaking on the topic of Read more…

The benefits about sending your kids to YMCA Summer Camp.

YMCA Camp Corning was recently featured in the news highlighting all the benefits of camp and more…  Click here to view the full story. Source: WENY