On National Summer Learning Day, the South Side YMCA was visited by State Representative Barbara Flynn-Currie. (Hyde Park Herald)
July 26, 2018
Ensure that your family is staying properly hydrated and healthy by adopting a few simple practices.
July 20, 2018
According to Gretchen, not many organizations have a Manager of Inclusion, so she was thrilled to join our team.
July 18, 2018
Volleyball event at the Kelly Hall YMCA works to improve relationship between the community and Chicago Police Officers.
July 17, 2018
The Illinois Institute of Technology and the Y are teaming up to offer Discovery Day Camps at 3 centers this summer for girls 11-14 years old. Register your child today!
July 17, 2018
Marine vet George E. Hood held a plank for 10 HOURS to break the world record (NowThis, NBC, ABC, Chicago Tribune, Patch)
July 13, 2018
This National Summer Learning Day (July 12th), learn how providing children with an enriching summer experience can have a lasting impact on their lives.
July 12, 2018
New programs at 18 membership centers begin Monday, July 16. See all of your options here!
July 10, 2018
After falling in love with camp when she was five years old, Erin Penzel is now the Counselor-In-Training Director for YMCA Camp MacLean.
July 09, 2018
The new additions to the McCormick YMCA has the potential to save lives. (CBS)
July 05, 2018
In an exciting 24-hour event, the Indian Boundary Y’s George Hood set 2 world records while fundraising for the YMCA.
July 02, 2018
A complete list of swimming and aquatics activities available this summer at a YMCA near you in Chicago.
June 29, 2018
The McCormick YMCA celebrates its new aquatics center and other additions with an official ribbon-cutting ceremony.
June 28, 2018
June 27th is National PTSD Awareness Day. Learn about how the Y gives youth suffering from PTSD a means to express themselves.
June 27, 2018
Advice from an expert: Dr. Delaney Ruston of Tech Talk Tuesdays and "Screenagers".
June 26, 2018
George Hood, fitness director at Indian Boundary YMCA, attempts to break 2 world records while fundraising for the Y. (Chicago Tribune: Beacon-News)
June 25, 2018
Youth from the Y’s Story Squad were empowered to share their experiences in front of friends, family, and the community at the Story Squad Showcase event. (The Chicago Citizen)
June 21, 2018
Did you know Father's Day originated at a YMCA in Spokane, Washington? Here's the whole story.
June 14, 2018
Overnight camps start this month! Sessions range from 3 to 14 days. All resident camps are coed and are open to both YMCA members and non-members.
June 07, 2018
Fresenius Medical Care Foundation donated $50,000 to YMCA of Metro Chicago’s summer camp program. (Kidney News)
June 06, 2018