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YMCA and Foster Care

Posted on August 4, 2014 - 09:55

Little Things Make a Big Difference
The majority of children coming into foster care in the Oregon’s tri-county area must wait in an office for 1-2 hours while a social worker calls to find them a suitable placement. This is usually a time of high anxiety for children, as they've recently been removed from their home and are being moved to a new, unknown foster home.

Welcome Box

Coaching in Spirit, Mind, and Body

Posted on July 30, 2014 - 09:57

Central Florida YMCA Builds A Strong Partnership with FCA
There’s an exciting new partnership developing between the Central Florida YMCA and the regional Fellowship of Christian Athletes team. One thing both organizations have in common is the use of sports to impact the lives of young people. This common connection has led to a growing understanding of how their organizations can work together to better serve the next generation.

Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Tragedy Puts Life In Perspective

Posted on July 24, 2014 - 09:41

Emotions still swelled as hundreds came to the Bellevue Family YMCA on Saturday night to honor the four people killed in a plane crash yards away from the building in early February. Nearly a month after the crash, those who filled the gymnasium still wiped away tears and choked up as they remembered the accident and each of its victims: Glenn and Elaine Mull, their daughter Amy Harter and their granddaughter Samantha Harter.

Life University in Washington State

Posted on July 21, 2014 - 10:49

LIFE UNIVERSITY TOUCHES LIVES ON MULTIPLE LEVELS AT THE KITSAP-PIERCE COUNTY YMCA
Life University offers hope and provides a place for genuine relationships. Our groups, workshops, and seminars are based on research and Christian principles. People of diverse faiths or no faith are welcome and assured spiritual safety. Find help in navigating some of the most challenging and joyful aspects of life.

Life University

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