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RAUNER FAMILY YMCA News

Join the Y - Because we believe in leveling up!

During the month of January, we're WAIVING our joiner fee for anyone who wishes to join the Y. This limited-time offer can save new members up to $60 upon joining - act fast, because this offer won't last!

January 07, 2019

Help your friends save and we’ll help you save - because we believe in friend circles!

With our Member Referral Program, you can start saving 20% on your monthly membership rate when you refer a friend to the Y and they join! What makes this deal even sweeter? They'll also save 20% on their monthly membership rate AND we're waiving our joiner fee, saving new members up to $60!

January 07, 2019

Register for our Sports Prorgrams Today!

Registration is still open - programs begin the week of January 7!

December 28, 2018

Blood Drive | Campaña de Donación de Sangre

Heartland Blood Centers is excited to join the Rauner family YMCA to allow you the opportunity to donate blood and help save lives in your local community! | ¡El centro de donación de Sangre Heartland se unirá con el YMCA para proveerles la oportunidad de donar sangre y salvar vidas en su comunidad!

December 28, 2018

Winter swim lessons at West Communities YMCA

Sign up for swim programs today!

November 30, 2018

We’re Hiring!

Would you like to make a difference? We're hiring!

October 02, 2018

Celebrate Spooky Season with the YMCA!

Join us for our frighteningly fun-filled Halloween celebration on Friday, October 26th, from 5-7pm. Our Halloween event is open to both members and non-members alike, so bring the whole family and enjoy a variety of Halloween-themed activities - it's guaranteed to be a "spooktacular" time!

October 01, 2018

Rauner Family YMCA After School Programming at Galileo Elementary School

Providing High Quality After School Programming Every Day In The School Building

September 27, 2018

YMCA Urban Warriors Veterans and Youth Graduate, Receive Awards

The Spring 2018 Urban Warriors graduation recognized 5 returning military veterans and 18 youth from west and south side of Chicago.

August 02, 2018

Meet YMCA Foodies Yvette and Alexa

Foodies has helped youth learn new skills and explore career options.

May 18, 2018

Celebrate Healthy Kids Day at the Rauner Family YMCA: Saturday, April 21, 2018

Join us from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m for fun, family-friendly activities. As always, Healthy Kids Day is 100% free and open to the public!

April 03, 2018

From the YMCA to the Sweet Sixteen

How Loyola Chicago basketball star Lucas Williamson learned the value of teamwork at a Chicago YMCA.

March 21, 2018

Keep Your Child Active, Engaged Over Spring Break at the Rauner Family Y

When schools close, working parents can rely on the YMCA of Metro Chicago’s School Days out to keep children active, engaged, and safe.

March 05, 2018

Si buscas actividades para después de clases en La Villita, aquí te decimos dónde

El Rauner YMCA ofrece clases extra curriculares para niños de entre uno y 12 años de edad (Univision Chicago)

February 19, 2018

From YMCA Member to Executive Director, Meet Louiza Williamson

Louiza Williamson shares how she went from YMCA member to Executive Director of the Rauner Family and West Community YMCAs.

August 01, 2017