PHOTOS: Spring Valley YMCA holds first Frozen Winter Carnival

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01/14/2015Abington YMCA Rebuilds Kids Zone Play Room After Fire

All are invited to join the Y at the Grand Reopening of the new 2,000 square-foot Kid Zone at the Abington YMCA. [ABINGTON, PA] January 12, 2015 – The Abington Y will celebrate the re-opening of the Child Watch Center after a fire inside the room left smoke and water damage in November 2014. The

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12/31/2014Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA Kicks Off 2015 Annual Campaign Kick-Off At Citizens Bank Ballpark

Donations to this annual campaign will provide opportunities for more youth, adults and families to the Y to empower, learn and grow together. [Philadelphia, PA] December 31, 2014 – The Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA and the Philadelphia Phillies will host the 2015 Annual Campaign Kick-Off Event on Thursday, January 8, 2015 from 6:00 PM –

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Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA Celebrates Achievements Of Local Community And Business Leaders At The 2014 John Wanamaker Awards

Honoring the outstanding contributions of William R. Sasso, Yvette D. Bright & Walter D’Alessio [Philadelphia, PA] November 4, 2014 –On Friday, November 7, 2014, the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA will host its annual John Wanamaker Awards Gala, honoring exceptional men and women for their tireless efforts to educate, motivate and positively impact individuals, organizations and

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Columbia North YMCA And The Philadelphia Department Of Parks And Recreation Are Partnering To Promote Healthier Halloween For Local Kids

Halloween event provides healthy trick-or-treat environment for children 14 and under, while supporting the community  [Philadelphia, PA] October 29, 2014 –The Columbia North YMCA and the Philadelphia Department of Parks and Recreation are teaming up to host a FREE healthier Halloween event at the 8th & Diamond Park, located at 2032 N. 8th Street onFriday,

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Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA Announces The Retirement Of President & CEO, John F. Flynn

[Philadelphia, PA] October 22, 2014 – After 37 years of service with the YMCA movement and the past 9 years as the President & CEO of the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA, John F. Flynn announced his intent to retire in December 2015. “John’s legacy will be measured in the hundreds of thousands of lives he’s

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A New Beginning For A Historic Resident Camp In Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA partners with Camp Speers-Eljabar YMCA to revive the once financially struggling resident camp VISIT THE CAMP SPEERS YMCA WEBSITE [PHILADELPHIA, PA] Effective October 1, 2014, the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA joined together with Camp Speers-Eljabar YMCA, a 1,100-acre resident camp in the Pocono Mountains. The partnership between the Philadelphia Freedom Valley

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The Food Trust and the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA Celebrate Back-to-School Healthy Eating with Harvest Day at the Christian Street YMCA

Free fall festival to feature weekly farmers’ market at 18th and Christian streets, plus youth-grown produce stands, live music, face painting, cooking demonstrations & more WHEN: Wednesday, September 17 3:00-7:00 p.m., FREE Introductions begin at 3:30 p.m. WHERE: Christian Street YMCA 1724 Christian St, Philadelphia, PA 19146 WHAT: Promoting back-to-school healthy eating for Philadelphia students

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The Philadelphia Freedom Valley Ymca Announces The Appointment Of Former Philadelphia Eagles Player Pete Retzlaff

[Philadelphia, PA] September 1, 2014, – For his strong leadership and service to the Philadelphia community, Pete Retzlaff, formerly of the Philadelphia Eagles, has been appointed to serve on the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA Board of Directors. Retzlaff will join a board of powerful men and women in the Greater Philadelphia area, who shape policies

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The Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA Announces The Appointment Of New Board Member Matt Manders, President, Regional And Operations, Cigna

[Philadelphia, PA] September 1, 2014, – For his strong leadership and service to the Philadelphia community, Matt Manders, President, Regional and Operations for Cigna, has been appointed to serve on the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA Board of Directors. Manders will join a board of powerful men and women in the Greater Philadelphia area, who shape

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