YMCA OF GREATER OKLAHOMA CITY

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2017

May 8, 2017: Healthy Aging Tips for Older Americans Month

May 8, 2017: YMCA Military Welcome Center Receives $10,000 from Masonic Fraternity of Oklahoma

April 24, 2017: YMCA Taking Action to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse

April 17, 2017: YMCA Raises $1.3 Million to Help Strengthen Community

April 6, 2017: ***MEDIA ALERT/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY*** The Y is Helping Kids Charge into Summer with Healthy Habits

March 9, 2017: Governor Mary Fallin Announces Partnership between her Oklahoma Fosters Initiative and DHS and the Oklahoma Alliance of YMCAs to Benefit Foster Families

January 18, 2017: YMCA Launches 2017 Annual Campaign to Support Community Needs

2016

December 22, 2016: Make Resolutions Stick in 2017

December 19, 2016: YMCA Military Welcome Center to Host Hundreds of Traveling Soldiers

December 9, 2016: Officers Elected and Six New Members Join YMCA's Board of Directors

December 3, 2016: YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City and Stillwater Family YMCA Join Forces for Stronger YMCA Association

November 7, 2016: Military Family Month Provides Opportunity to Support Local Families

November 1, 2016: November is National Diabetes Awareness Month: Are You One of the 86 Milliion Americans with Prediabetes?

August 1, 2016: After School at the Y Ignites the Spark in Every Child

June 28, 2016: YMCA Aquatics Programs Return to Shannon Springs Pool

June 24, 2016: INTEGRIS PACER Fitness Joins YMCA OF GREATER OKLAHOMA CITY

June 14, 2016: Father's Day is More than Just an Excuse to Buy a Tie

May 28, 2016: The Y Hosts Wine Taste Event to Raise Awareness about International Programs

May 4, 2016: H&8th Night Market Announces Official Food Truck Lineup for June 3rd Event

May 2, 2016: Healthy Aging Tips for Active Older Adults

April 29, 2016: ***MEDIA ALERT/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY*** YMCA Healthy Kids Day® Helps Local Kids Discover Their Wow! Factor

April 29, 2016: YMCA Helps Youth Experience Their Best Summers Ever

March 16, 2016: YMCA Invites Families to YMCA's Healthy Kids Day®, April 30

February 12, 2016: The Y Hosts 65th Annual Youth and Government State Conference

January 29, 2016: Lower the (Blood) Pressure during American Heart Month

January 29, 2016: 2016 American Heart Month Tips

January 5, 2016: This Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Throughout 2016 Give Back to Your Community

January 2, 2016: LIVESTRONG® AT THE YMCA Program Free to Cancer Survivors

2015

December 16, 2015: Reaching Goals by Reframing New Year's Resolutions

December 15, 2015: Hunger Hits Home This Holiday Season - Lunches Available Over Winter Break for Children with Inconsistent Access to Food

December 11, 2015: Six Join YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City Board of Directors

November 9, 2015: Support Local Military Families During Military Family Month

November 2, 2015: During National Diabetes Awareness Month the Y Focuses on Prevention

August 26, 2015: The Y Joins National Go4Life Campaign

July 24, 2015: Afterschool Programs are the Key to Developing Youth

June 4, 2015: Celebrating Fathers – a Tradition Started at the YMCA

May 28, 2015: The Y Hosts Wine Taste Event to Raise Awareness about International Programs 

May 4, 2015: Healthy Aging Tips for Active Older Adults 

May 4, 2015: National Survey: Kids’ Healthy Habits Decline During Summer

April 30, 2015: 200 Volunteers Improve Greater Oklahoma City Kids' Lives & Future with Play

April 4, 2015: The Y Encourages the Community to Get Involved During National Volunteer Week

March 31, 2015: YMCA raises $1.3 Million to Help Strengthen Community

March 26, 2015: Learn and Explore at YMCA Camp Classen 

February 26, 2015: YMCA Receives $10,000 Services for Elderly iFund Grant

February 19, 2015: Y Hosts 64th Annual Youth in Government State Conference

February 3, 2015: Y Launches 2015 Annual Campaign to Support Community Needs

February 2, 2015: 2015 American Heart Month Tips

January 14, 2015: YMCA, Oklahoma City Community Foundation Join Together

January 1, 2015: The Y Offers Tips for Achieving New Year's Resolutions

2014

December 12, 2014: YMCA Military Welcome Center to Host Hundreds of Traveling Soldiers

December 3, 2014: Classen Campers Add to Davis Thanksgiving Efforts

November 26, 2014: Briarwood Elementary School Wins YMCA’s My Fresh Page

November 14, 2014: Y Welcomes New Chairman and Board Members

September 18, 2014: YMCA to join OPUBCO at Century Center Development

September 9, 2014: YMCA to Host TIE ONE ON FOR CANCER Run

September 2, 2014: My Fresh Page Project Lifts Local Communities

August 19, 2014: Afterschool Program & Meal Program

August 11, 2014: Oklahoma Students Win Awards at National Competition

July 17, 2014: YMCA to Host Youth Triathlon

July 14, 2014: Togetherhood™ Hands on Day of Service

July 3, 2014: YMCA is Family Favorite

June 17, 2014: Bethany YMCA to Host Youth Triathlon

June 16, 2014: Summer Food Program

June 14, 2014:  Fathers Day- Continuing the Tradition

June 10, 2014:  Y Launches Signature Program for Social Responsibility

June 2, 2014:  Y Hosts Wine Tasting Event to Raise Funds for International Program

May 14, 2014:  YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City Marks 125th Anniversary

May 14, 2014:  YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City Day Proclaimed

Apr 29, 2014:  Active Older Adults

Apr 22, 2014:  YMCA Camp Classen

Apr 07, 2014:  Healthy Kids Day®

Apr 07, 2014:  National Volunteer Week

Mar 17, 2014:  Model Legislative Day

Mar 1, 2014:   LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA

Feb 15, 2014:  Youth In Government Conference 

Feb 10, 2014:  American Heart Month Tips

Feb 1, 2014:    Matt Hoffman and Kelly Gregg

Feb 1, 2014:    Mitch Park Grand Opening

Jan 20, 2014:  Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Jan 13, 2014:  The Y. A Cause Worth Investing In: Annual Campaign

Jan 13, 2014:  Annual Campaign Kick-Off

Jan 9, 2014:    iFund Grant Awarded for Elderly Services

Jan 2, 2014:    New Years Resolution

Jan 1, 2014:    Seven Join Board of Directors

Jan 1, 2014:    Free Health Screenings at Local Ys