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Tenowo Inc.’s $30,000 investment will support YMCA work that creates a more inclusive and cohesive Lincoln County where are all feel welcome.
January 15, 2019
The new, 5 star center has been awarded $25,000 to support scholarships for children 0-5 years of age.
December 07, 2018
Harris YMCA awarded $800,000 by the Cotty family to transform outcomes for Charlotte area youth.
November 28, 2018
Award Winning Journalist, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist Soledad O’Brien will be the keynote speaker of the McCrorey YMCA’s 25th Annual MLK Holiday Breakfast. More than 1,100 are expected to participate in Charlotte’s largest celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
August 25, 2018
Race with purpose at the Lake Norman YMCA Sprint Triathlon presented by Ingersoll Rand, which will take place on Saturday, August 25, 2018.
May 22, 2018
The Levines’ generosity will allow the Dowd YMCA to serve more people and address the health disparities of Charlotte’s low-income adults and families.
May 01, 2018
A teacher at the Howard Levine Child Development Center helps students make sound shakers.
The investment of two local foundations will provide youth with expanded year-round support, mentorship and opportunity.
September 15, 2017
YMCA of Greater Charlotte Joins Welcoming America to Celebrate New Americans During Welcoming Week.
June 22, 2017
Race with purpose at the new Lake Norman YMCA Sprint Triathlon presented by Ingersoll Rand, which will take place on Saturday, August 26, 2017.
June 12, 2017
The Center City YMCAs’ annual tournament raised over $125,000 to directly benefit the community through Y Readers, Safety Around Water, and youth programming at the Stratford Richardson YMCA.
Leaders request support of 350 volunteers to deliver program that will reduce crime and change the outcomes for teens.
YMCA Camp Harrison’s Fishing Tournament will take place on May 19 and will raise funds to provide camp scholarships to area youth.
The Leon Levine Foundation’s investment will support Y Readers programming at ten sites this summer and will help the Y engage a more diverse donor base.
March 31, 2017
For five decades, the Keith family has given volunteer leadership and financial support to the YMCA of Greater Charlotte. The Y will recognize the family’s service by naming a branch in their honor.
With the Dowd YMCA’s expansion and renovation, the Y will increase its capacity to address public health concerns and strengthen community.
February 01, 2017
YMCA of Greater Charlotte exceeds 2016 annual campaign goal of $5,100,000 to raise funds that will strengthen community.
January 16, 2017
YMCA of Greater Charlotte awarded $124,700 by the Vanguard Capital for Kids Program to expand Parents as Teachers in West Charlotte.
January 04, 2017
North Carolina-based actor, playwright and director Mike Wiley will be the keynote speaker of the McCrorey YMCA’s 23rd Annual MLK Holiday Breakfast. Over 1,300 are expected to participate in Charlotte’s largest celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
YMCA of Greater Charlotte awarded $25,000 to offer swim and water safety lessons to children in high-risk communities in Charlotte.
September 16, 2015
The Life of Impact Leadership Experience weekend youth retreat at YMCA Camp Thunderbird features fishing, fellowship and faith-based activities that build character.