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Over a century of developing healthy minds, bodies and spirits.

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we value
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Desert Foothills Morning Lifeguard Opportunity

Posted on January 7, 2015

The Desert Foothills Family YMCA is looking for early/mid morning certified lifeguards for weekday shifts. Get complimentary membership, a great work environment, and flexible schedule. Not certified but interested? Certifications…

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Small Goals, Big Rewards

Posted on January 1, 2015

Building a Successful Fitness Future with Short Term Targets Feel like you’ve bitten off more than you can chew with your latest fitness ambition? According to the Association for Applied…

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Upcoming Events

Northwest Valley MOSSA Launches, January 20-24

Jan 24, 2015
Northwest Valley Family Y

The newest releases of Group Centergy, Group Core and Group Power are coming in January! Each program is carefully designed to deliver a simple, fun and effective social experience that…

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$75 off our joining fee all this month!

Jan 25, 2015

WHY JOIN THE Y? A stronger community. Family activities. A healthier body. $75 OFF. THRU JANUARY 31ST Your membership will develop youth potential, promote a healthy lifestyle and deliver meaningful,…

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Waste Management Phoenix Open

Jan 26, 2015

2nd Annual Chris-Town - WMPO Partnership Do you want to have to most FUN ever? Do you want to give back to your COMMUNITY? CLICK HERE

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For the Y, providing “every opportunity to reach farther” is a very real promise we make to this community. It means that your YMCA—an organization with the capacity and will to inspire positive and lasting social change—is pursuing a mission to do just that. So what does that mean for you?


It means reaching farther to help children and teens reach their full potential through value–based programs, including child care and educational programs, sports and activities, summer day camps, overnight camps, swim programs, teen leadership programs, events,
and clubs. Each opportunity builds skills, self-confidence, positive peer relationships—and unimagined successes.


It means providing every opportunity to help our members achieve their goals for peak health and well-being by offering unparalleled support, guidance, resources, and facilities. We know that our considerable expertise will lead hundreds to achieve their wellness goals and get on a path to a healthier life.


It means creating a community that reaches out to give back—helping our most vulnerable and deserving neighbors achieve their dreams for better lives. The YMCA’s social service programs—including initiatives in education, health, character-building, cultural understanding, leadership, vocational training, the arts and more—inspire hope, create new opportunities for success and meaningfully change futures.