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Metro YMCA News

YMCA of Metro Chicago Diversity and Inclusion Position

The Y values an environment that fosters respect, fairness, and appreciation for all aspects of diversity. We share the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility and supports member diversity in every sense, including gender identity.

Friends are Free in July!

Friends are Free in July!

This offer is open to friends of YMCA members who visit with their member friend. There are no limitations on the amount of times friend(s) can join you in July. Just be sure to check-in at the front desk each time you bring your friend(s). Limit 3 friends per visit.

GREATER LAGRANGE YMCA News

Introducing SMART START, the YMCA’s new personal fitness plan

Introducing SMART START, the YMCA’s new personal fitness plan

Ease yourself into shape, one week at a time

April 11, 2016

Every little bit counts

Every little bit counts

As a Y member, you shape your center every day.

October 20, 2015

Do good, feel better

Do good, feel better

One of the very best things you can do for your health is completely free.

October 13, 2015

High schoolers who volunteer are more likely to graduate college

High schoolers who volunteer are more likely to graduate college

Research shows that teenagers who volunteer are more likely to pursue higher education, feel better prepared for their careers and make social responsibility a lasting part of their lives.

October 06, 2015

Fall into fitness

Fall into fitness

Whether you’re a fitness newbie or a gym veteran, you’ll have no trouble falling in step with group exercises classes.

September 23, 2015

Continued learning opportunities in after school programs are essential for youth development

Continued learning opportunities in after school programs are essential for youth development

When the school day ends, youth need opportunities to learn and engage in meaningful activities that positively affect their success in the classroom.

September 15, 2015

Volunteers are Crucial to YMCA’s Success

Volunteers are Crucial to YMCA’s Success

Many people donate their time and/or money to insure the Greater LaGrange YMCA provides quality programs to the community.

April 20, 2015

Greater LaGrange YMCA Lowers Rates for Young Adults to $24.99 per month

Greater LaGrange YMCA Lowers Rates for Young Adults to $24.99 per month

Greater LaGrange YMCA launches unprecedented, reduced rates aimed at helping age group hardest hit by the recession develop healthy habit.

February 17, 2014