YMCA of Greater Syracuse News & Headlines
Archive for May, 2013

May 24, 2013

Fulton, Oswego, Syracuse Y's collaborate

At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. That’s why the Fulton Family YMCA, the Oswego YMCA and the YMCA of Greater Syracuse have signed a one-year agreement to work together to serve the Fulton and Oswego communities. YMCA of the USA (Y-USA), the national resource office for the country’s 2,700 YMCAs, faci ...more

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May 24, 2013

Donate a swimsuit, change a life

The YMCA is dedicated to helping all children grow up safe, strong and healthy. That’s why our Urban Swim Initiative offers free water safety lessons in Syracuse city pools plus free safety education for their families.Why? Because drowning is the second-leading cause of death among children. Our goal is to dramatic ...more

Filed under Aquatics

May 03, 2013

Run the Boilermaker for two good causes

Run the Boilermaker - for Boston and for CNY The YMCA of Greater Syracuse is partnering with the Boilermaker Road Race to strengthen Central New York and to support the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.The Boilermaker, to be held July 14 in Utica, is one of the top road races in the world.This year ...more

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May 01, 2013

Are you at risk for diabetes?

More than a third of American adults have pre-diabetes, meaning they are at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes, a debilitating, life-shortening disease.If you have pre-diabetes,the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program can help you make lifestyle changes that will improve your overall health and well-being. Re ...more

Filed under Health
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