The YMCA ROCKS!

 

We are strengthening the foundations of community through our Open Doors Program which provides accessibility to YMCA programs and services through a reduced fee. Recipients have to demonstrate their need and must meet their portion of an agreed upon fee.

 

A mom recently wrote:

In the past year I have lost weight and started down a path to a healthier life. The YMCA has helped me form new friendships and experience new activities. The employees here have inspired me along my journey with smiles, encouraging words and shared life experiences. They have also shown me how to use my new interests to inspire and connect with my daughter. Through the YMCA she was introduced to soccer and healthy exercise.

 

Grounded in our Christian heritage and guided by our timeless values, we open our doors to all, no matter who they are or where they come from. By helping young people, adults, families and seniors from all backgrounds improve their health and well-being; we build a stronger Greenwood every day.

 

We have an extraordinary opportunity to ensure a brighter future for Greenwood—but we must take action today, and only your support will make it possible. When you give to the Greenwood Family YMCA, your generosity reaches children, families and seniors throughout Greenwood. Your gift will help young people achieve their potential, empower people of all ages to lead healthier lives, and strengthen the bonds of community in Greenwood.

 

Every gift makes a difference.  Everyone has a role to play.

Together, we can achieve so much more.  Give today.

 

The Y. We’re Much More Than You Think:

Our Community Health Page

OUR ONLINE GIVING PAGE

 

Latest News

Pool Area Progress Report

An update on the pool area includes information about fans and doors.

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Special Announcement regarding Day Passes

YMCA Facilities are often overcrowded during peak times.

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Youth and Teen Fitness Orientations

Is your youth wanting to workout in the Fitness Center? There are the expectations for youth ages 10-15 BEFORE they workout. Please check here for details!

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Upcoming Programs

Celebrate the FINAL Run for Life 5K Event

The Run for Life 5K FINAL LEG!

Join us as we celebrate the Final Run for Life 5K event. You don’t want to miss out.

The Final Leg will be held November 1, 2014.

Race Day Registration – 7:30am

Walkers only start – 8:30am

Runners start – 9:00am

Registration Form:  The Final Leg of Run for Life 5K

NEW this year:

Child reduced price if entered with adult.

Team of 4 can enter together.

Couples can register together for reduced price if they register together.

REGISTER ONLINE

Note: You can ONLY register on line as a single adult runner or walker.


Don’t Miss the 16th Annual Community Prayer Breakfast

2014 Event Set for November 13

An event that is special builds upon successes each year. From the very beginning, the YMCA Christian Emphasis Committee was very pleased with how the event has started and continued. Community leaders make it a point to attend and many have taken part in the program itself.

Keynote SpeakerDoug Pollock

Doug Pollock is committed to guiding God’s people into outward focused living. He is an author, a speaker, a chaplain in the YMCA, and a reflective practitioner whose focus is to help Christ followers worldwide increase the quality and the quantity of their spiritual conversations in practical, doable, and authentic ways.

Since 1983, Doug’s ministry with Athletes in Action has taken him to 39 different countries, 6 of our 7 continents, and throughout most of the United States to share God’s never-changing message with an ever-changing world.

His two books “Irresistible Evangelism” and “God Space” in combination with his outwardly-focused workshop have opened up doors for Doug to speak in faith communities worldwide. He is a frequent speaker at regional and national conferences across the U.S. He’s had the privilege of speaking at the Pentagon’s Prayer breakfast in Washington D. C., the national staff conferences of Campus Crusade for Christ (now known as CRU) in the U.S, Canada, Moldova, and Poland, and has done two national speaking tours of New Zealand.

Doug has an undergraduate degree from Kent State University, and graduate degrees from Miami of Ohio, and Columbia International University. He is married to his wife Martha, and they have 2 boys named David and Jonathan. They make their home just outside of Cincinnati, Ohio. To learn more about Doug’s work and the resources he’s created to help transform inwardly focused Christians into outwardly focused Christ-followers, go to GodsGPS.com.

Serving lines open at 6:15am.

Program begins at 7:00am

Reserve a table for 8 for $80

Call 864-223-9622 to make your reservation today!

Or email lhudson@greenwoodymca.org - don’t wait. 


The mission of the Greenwood Family YMCA is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
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