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  1. 12 August 2021
    The charity is launching new YMCA Black Achievers mentorship program dedicated to the advancement of Black youth in the GTAToronto – August 12, 2021 – The YMCA of Greater Toronto is excited to announce the launch of a new mentorship program, with the support of The Peter Gilgan Foundation, CIBC... read more
  2. 28 July 2021
    Two charities join forces to bring well-being to the community in innovative waysTORONTO, July 28, 2021 – Today, the YMCA of Greater Toronto (YMCA) and the Aga Khan Museum announced their new partnership with a meditation class — their first physically distanced co-hosted gathering and one of... read more
  3. 21 July 2021
    Charity ramping up to reopen Health and Fitness Centres in Markham and Oshawa with enhanced screening, cleaning and physical distancing amidst COVID-19TORONTO – July 21, 2020 – Following the province of Ontario’s planned move to Phase 3, the YMCA of Greater Toronto is pleased to announce the... read more
  4. 20 April 2021
    YMCA of Greater Toronto Recognized as one of Canada’s Greenest EmployersToronto – April 18, 2022 – The YMCA of Greater Toronto is proud to be selected as one of Canada's Greenest Employers for the 13th consecutive year.This year, the Y was recognized for efforts including:Along with the addition... read more
  5. 23 March 2021
    Toronto, ON—March 23, 2021: As part of its ongoing partnership with the YMCA of Greater Toronto, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) is offering a series of personal virtual performances for older adults. Music with the TSO is held weekly as part of the YMCA’s The Bright Spot virtual... read more
  6. 12 March 2021
    $121,100 grant will contribute to creating a safe, welcoming space in Toronto’s east end, where young people, seniors and families can pursue opportunities for healthy, active living.TORONTO, March 12, 2021 – The YMCA of Greater Toronto was grateful to have received a $121,100 Capital grant from... read more
  7. 04 March 2021
    Toronto – March 2, 2021 – For the tenth consecutive year, the YMCA of Greater Toronto has been selected as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers. This award recognizes employers across Canada that have exceptional workplace diversity and inclusiveness programs and initiatives.The YMCA of... read more
  8. 23 February 2021
    Second set of multi-video exercise series released to help Canadians improve well-being and maintain New Year’s resolutionsToronto – February 23, 2021 – The YMCA of Greater Toronto and ParticipACTION released the second series of exercise videos to help Canadians beat the winter blues, improve... read more
  9. 01 February 2021
    The YMCA of Greater Toronto and Raptors 905 kick off partnership announcement with a free Courtside Chat for basketball enthusiastsTORONTO, February 01, 2021 - Today, the Raptors 905 and YMCA of Greater Toronto announced that the YMCA of Greater Toronto is an Official Partner of the Raptors... read more
  10. 29 January 2021
    Initiative comes as a response to rising cases in Ontario in a joint effort to provide education and testing for communities with higher positivity ratesTORONTO, January 28, 2021 – This Saturday January 30, the YMCA of Greater Toronto (YMCA) will temporarily open a portion of its Markham YMCA... read more

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