Category: Blog

Magic and Muggles

A child holding a wand during magic and muggles week

Leap into the wizarding world at our Magic and Muggles Day Camp experience. Discover the magic of day camp when you attend day camp at the Y!… Read More

Valley of the Sun YMCA is offering 1,000 free swim lessons May 17-21

5 kids swim lessons

Valley of the Sun YMCA is offering 1,000 free swim lessons May 17-21… Read More

Youth Sports: One Team One Child

Kids in a huddle playing sports

One Team One Child helps provide financial assistance so that no youth athletes are turned away from our Y Youth Sports Programs.… Read More

A Letter from a Summer Day Camp Counselor

4 young kids holding volleyballs

Hear from one of our very own YMCA day camp counselors about their experience as they write a letter to one of their campers.… Read More

The Importance of Swimming Lessons

A group of kids in swimming lessons

Swimming lessons are essential to anyone who will be around water. We’re sharing the difference swimming lessons can make through Sara’s story.… Read More

The COVID Youth Sports Season

The COVID Youth Sports Season … Read More

Valley of the Sun YMCA expands transportation to ALL: COVID-19 Vaccination

Valley of the Sun YMCA expands transportation to ALL: COVID-19 Vaccination… Read More

Easy Tips for a Healthy New You

Y Leadership Message January 2020… Read More

Benefits of Volunteering

With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, Y volunteers give men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life the resources and support they need to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.… Read More

5 Reasons Why Seniors Should Never Stop Exercising

There is no greater freedom than do move as you’d like, to go where you please, and to partake in the daily chores and activities that make you feel alive. Exercise makes it possible for you to live an independent life without having to feel limited due to physical capabilities.… Read More