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National Buying Group for YMCAs

Alliance Cost Containment (ACC), a cost reduction consulting firm, has launched a national buying group for YMCA organizations around the country. The purpose of the group is to leverage aggregate buying power and provide lower purchasing costs for member YMCAs. The new entity is known as Your Purchasing Group, or Ypurchasing. Ypurchasing came into being…


Summit Area YMCA Hosts First Ever ‘Celebrate PRIDE’ Event June 15

SUMMIT, NJ – Driven by its stated mission and goal to include welcoming and inclusive activities, programs and services in its daily interactions and practices — and, as one of the first Diversity & Inclusion Global Innovation Networks in New Jersey — the Summit Area YMCA will host its first-ever ‘Celebrate PRIDE’ event June 15, from 4 – 7 p.m., at Columbia Park in…


New YMCA building will ‘strengthen the core’ of Downtown Evansville

Originally Published 5:22pm, June 12, 2018 Evansville Courier & Press by John Martin EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Apropos for the occasion, Beth McFadin Higgins used workout lingo to describe how the new YMCA building will impact Evansville. The $18 million facility will “strengthen the core” of the city, said McFadin Higgins, president of the Southwest Indiana Regional…


Years of planning pay off in ribbon-cutting for Wichita Falls YMCA’s new gymnastics center

Originally Published 12:54am June 17th, 2018 by Wichita Falls Times Record News After years of planning and hard work, the YMCA staff proudly invites the community to the grand opening of the first new facility of the organization’s capital project, the Stephens Family Gymnastics Center. The ribbon-cutting ceremony will be 5:30-7:30 p.m. June 19 at…