Category: Member Spolight

Y Member Spotlight: Stan Szarek

Stan Member Spotlight

In 2010, he began volunteering as an instructor in the 55 Circuit class on Friday mornings. In 2012, he expanded his teaching schedule to twice a day, three days a week. That same year, he received the “Volunteer of the Year” award.
Szarek’s class is very popular. Currently, his classes average over 15 participants, and five of the regular participants have been coming to his class since he started instructing.… Read More

My Y Story: Alana Nichols

Alana Website

Over the last five years I have created lasting friendships and memories. My two younger sisters have also attended YMCA programs. We were able to enjoy the childcare and camp programs because of the help we received through YMCA scholarships. … Read More

Thank You Sam for Volunteering at the Tempe Family YMCA

Monday-Friday Sam volunteers at the Tempe Family YMCA. He picks up the morning staff opener every morning at 4:15am to open the Tempe YMCA doors at 5:00am. He volunteers to ensure Tempe’s morning opener is safe when she opens. Sam helps the opener staff  fold towels, greet members and set up every Tuesday for the… Read More