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The Y’s History of Building a Better Us

On June 6 the YMCA marks more than 170 years as more than a place, it is a nonprofit organization that offers programs and services designed to foster youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Here are five past notable events and achievements that demonstrate the Y’s commitment to the communities it serves:   American…

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American Heart Month Tips: Sodium Reduction

 February is American Heart Month, and as a leading community-based organization dedicated to improving the nation’s health, the Volusia Flager Family YMCA offers the following tips from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to help families in our community reduce the amount of sodium in their diet.   Think fresh: Most of the sodium…

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Reach Success by Reframing New Year’s Resolutions

As you change your calendar from December to January, there’s always a bit of a thrill in the promise of a new year that’s full of potential. The New Year is chance to start fresh and say goodbye to any of the frustrations the previous year held—a perfect opportunity to make resolutions that will help…

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Holly Hill Family YMCA introduces – YZone

The Holly Hill Family YMCA brings heart rate monitored workouts programs to the community. Holly Hill, FL 12/11/2017 – The Holly Hill Family YMCA is proud to present a new workout experience for Volusia County, called YZone. YZone is a group personal training workout broken into intervals of cardiovascular and strength training. This High Intensive…

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DeLand Family YMCA 50th Anniversary & Silent Auction to Honor Earl Colvard with Jerry Frierson Award

DeLand Family YMCA 50th Anniversary & Silent Auction to Honor Earl Colvard with Jerry Friarson Award   DeLand, FL, 10.23.17 – The DeLand Family YMCA has announced that Earl Colvard, President, and Owner of Boulevard Tire, has been named the 2017 Jerry Frierson Award recipient.   The award will be presented to Earl at the…

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The Volusia Flagler Family YMCA Welcomes your Fur-ever Family to our Y Family

Ormond Beach Family YMCA Dog Park Groundbreaking Scheduled for September 23 Click Here for the Ormond Observer Article and groundbreaking day photos! Ormond Beach Family YMCA, 8.23.17 – The Ormond Beach Family YMCA and community members will officially break ground on the Ormond Beach YMCA Dog Park on Saturday, September 23, 2017, at 10:00 am.  …

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DeLand Family YMCA host’s Australian Rowing Teams

September 25, 2017, DeLand, FL: The DeLand Family YMCA was host to some great friends from Australia!  The Australian Women’s and Men’s National Rowing Team trained at the DeLand Y last week in preparation for the World Rowing Championships in Sarasota this month.  They will be competing against 71 other countries at the event next…

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Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood visits YMCA Afterschool Program

Sheriff Chitwood spends time with local YMCA Youth at the Deltona Presbyterian Church Deltona, FL COMMUNITY, 9/25 – Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood visited the Four Townes Family YMCA Afterschool care program on Thursday, September 21, 2017, located at Deltona Presbyterian Church. Sheriff Chitwood was greeted by over 20 Kids who had a lot of…

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Team WLSL™ Gears Up to Make A Global Impression on June 22, 2017

The World’s Largest Swim Lesson™ in 24 Hours Sends the Message Swimming Lessons Save Lives™ to millions around the globe. Volusia Flagler Family YMCA Serving as an Official Host Location Volusia County, FL 5/23/2017 – On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017, tens of thousands of kids and adults at aquatic facilities around the world will unite…

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Stewards of Children®

The Halifax Health/YMCA Healthy Living Centers are proud to host an evidence-informed Sexual Abuse Prevention Training called Stewards of Children® Volusia County, 5/15/2017 – Stewards of Children® is an evidence-informed prevention solution that increases knowledge, improves attitudes, and changes child protective behaviors to prevent Child Sexual Abuse. This video based training teaches the “5 Steps…

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