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“It’s amazing to see something that is intended to bring joy,” she says of the Detroit Creativity Project. “A lot of these kids we serve have a lot of challenges in their daily life. A class (that has a) by-product of (making) you laugh can be kind of a godsend.” -Margaret Edwartowski, Y Arts Executive […]
Posted by Liz on August 9th, 2016 in News, Press, Y Arts, Youth Development.
By Liz on July 25th, 2016 in Healthy Living.
This back-to-school season JCPenney and the YMCA of the USA are partnering to help kids reach their potential by supporting afterschool and summer learning programs as part of the Y’s overall efforts to address the academic achievement gap in communities across the country. The Y’s Academic Achievement Initiative aims to support the cognitive, social-emotional and […]
Posted by Liz on July 15th, 2016 in Social Responsibility.
By Liz on July 7th, 2016 in Healthy Living.
By marketing on June 17th, 2016 in Uncategorized.
Check out this great article in Model D about Y Media Works!
Posted by marketing on June 6th, 2016 in News, Press, Y Arts, Youth Development.
By Meagan Scaringe on May 25th, 2016 in Uncategorized.
By marketing on May 22nd, 2016 via Twitter
Tux & Tens: Detroit Achievers Awards June 17, 2016 | 7:30 pm at the Detroit Historical Museum 5401 Woodward, Detroit, MI 48202 Y Detroit Achievers are professionals who volunteer as role models for Detroit youth. Throughout the service year, Achievers demonstrate the benefits of hard work, service, professionalism, integrity, educational achievement and community involvement in […]
Posted by Liz on May 17th, 2016 in Metro Youth YMCA, Social Responsibility, Youth Development.
“I have recently become involved at the Carls Family YMCA located in Milford and want to share something about my experience with you. I guard my time for charitable endeavors, devoting the vast majority of it to Rotary. That has certainly served me well, as I think it has drastically changed my life for the […]
Posted by Elizabeth on May 13th, 2016 in Carls Family YMCA, Social Responsibility, Youth Development.