It’s been a big year in our 153 year history. Through the hard work of our staff and volunteers, we’ve successfully provided various services across the County and have touched more than 35,000 people with programs designed to nurture the potential of kids and teens, support healthy lifestyle behavior change and give back to our neighbors.
Taking center stage is a national YMCA movement to articulate more clearly the work we are doing in our community. Our Y sits at the forefront of several key issues facing the Erie community including:
We took big steps in 2014 to “walk the walk and talk the talk” with organizational commitments outlined in our three-year strategic plan. Of note are action items in support of:
Some organizations exist to find a cure for cancer. Others exist to feed the hungry. Our Y exists to strengthen the foundations of our community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.