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Reopening Date Confirmed!

Governor Wolf held a press conference today announcing no extension of the restrictions that forced us to close our doors on December 12. The restrictions will be lifted, as scheduled, on Monday, January 4, 2021!   We can’t wait to safely welcome you back to the Y! When visiting our facility we ask that you please wear a […]

Christmas of Giving

Like most things in 2020, our beloved Christmas of Giving event had to be tweaked. Thanks to a generous donation from PJ Dick, Trumbull and Lindy Paving and members of our Y community, 5 families had Christmas delivered to their front door today. Each family was given all the trimmings for Christmas dinner and gift […]

UPDATE: 12/11/2020 – State Mandated Closure

As of December 12, 2020, our YMCA along with many other businesses in our Commonwealth have been mandated to close to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus.    Although we will be closed for building usage, our Mission will continue to be open- serving meals to children and those in need. Thus far […]

From the Desk of Coach Tim

The character word is LEADERSHIP. Leadership is a big word and can can include many different aspects to it. For our program, we decided to focus on what it is to lead by example to those around us. People say not everyone is a born leader and I agree somewhat, but I do also believe everyone […]

From the Desk of Coach Tim

Trust is defined as the firm belief in the reliability, truth, ability, or strength of someone or something. It is to have confidence and hope in something or someone. One of the kids this week said “Trust is to believe someone or believe in someone”. I thought that was a great way of putting it. In […]

Youth Dinners as we transition into Fall

Hunger does not take a day off.  One in five children suffer from child hunger. Since the start of the pandemic, Beaver County residents have donated over 16,000 meals to fight child hunger in our neighborhood.    “If you can’t feed a hundred people, then feed just one.” Mother Teresa   As school starts, the Beaver County YMCA […]

Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank Back in Beaver County!

The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank set to distribute food in Beaver County again!   A drive-up food distribution by the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank is set for Saturday, September 12, from 11am-1pm.  This distribution will take place at Pathway Church, 279 Braden School Road, Beaver Falls, PA.  The Food Bank will serve 500 […]

Flu Shot Clinic

Can you believe it?! Summer is just about over giving way to cooler temps and changing leaves. Fall and flu shots go hand-in-hand, and this year is no different. Walgreens Pharmacisits will be at the Beaver County YMCA on Monday, September 14, 2020, from 9am-11am and 4pm-6pm. This flu shot clinic will be held in […]

We move into PHASE 3 of our Reopening Plan on Tuesday, September 8th.

While we have been opening slowly to ensure the safety of our staff and members alike, hunger doesn’t follow suit. Our Y has continued to serve meals to the less fortunate. As of the writing of this letter, we have served 170,000 free meals to those in need- 60,000 more than all of 2019! This is […]

COVID-19 has changed how people exercise.  Have you found your new normal? 

Fitness trends come and go, and with the recent pandemic it was clear we all were looking for a new way to stay safe and continue our fitness journey and small group training was the answer so many were searching for.    In an effort to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus, we are able […]