News & Events

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YMCA Celebrates Mentors Being Positive Role Models For Young People

According to the National Mentoring Partnership, youth at risk for falling off track are 55 percent more likely to enroll in college and 130 percent more likely to hold leade

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Open Doors and Create Access

Become a Donor Today in support of Rochester youth, adults and families.

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66th Minnesota YMCA Youth in Government Program Brings Youth Together for State's Largest Hands-On Civic Education Event January 9-12

The YMCA will welcome 1,550 students in grades eight through 12 to the Minnesota State Capitol January 9-12 for the YMCA Center for Youth Voice’s Youth in Government program.

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January ForeverWell Newsletter

The Rochester YMCA supports wellness for older adults.

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What does “wellbeing” really mean?

There are lots of terms used throughout the health, wellness and wellbeing space—learn how they relate.

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JCPenney and Emma B. Howe YMCA in Coon Rapids Bring Holiday Joy to Deserving Kids on December 21

25 local youth to be surprised with $100 JCPenney gift cards and shopping spree

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YMCA Equity Innovation Center Offers New Learning Experiences to Organizations Focused on Building Inclusive Workforces and Communities in 2020

Research studies indicate that cultural competence is one of the most important skills a leader needs to succeed.

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YMCA Partners With the Sheridan Story and John W. Mooty Foundation to Provide Nutritious Food During Winter Break

The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities is partnering with The Sheridan Story and John W.

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YMCA and Community Partners Launch New One-of-a-Kind Stable Homes Stable Schools Program to End Homelessness for Families and Increase Academic Success for Children in Minneapolis

Research shows that students who have experienced homelessness are less likely to graduate high school and less likely to attend secondary level education programs.

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YMCA Hosts Annual Christmas Tree Lots to Support Youth Attending Programs and Camps at Seven Y Locations

The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities is selling Christmas trees at five local tree lots starting on November 29.

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