Month: September 2021

September 29, 2021

Cycling for Parkinson’s

Cycling for Parkinson’s YMCA Receives over $15,000 to Support Program that Safely Pushes Class Members to New Limits, Increases Energy Levels and Balance While Providing Support for Those Dealing with a Parkinson’s Diagnosis. In 2018 YMCA member Charlie Matthews was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease (PD). Two years prior to his diagnosis, he was experiencing symptoms:… Read more »

September 27, 2021

YMCA Welcomes Two New Directors

  YMCA  of Greater Nashua Welcomes Two New Directors Christopher Ellison, Director of Operations for Westwood Park YMCA Liz Kaas, Director of Health & Wellness/Personal Training   The YMCA of Greater Nashua welcomes Christopher Ellison as new Director of Operations for Westwood Park YMCA and Elizabeth (Liz) Kaas as Director of Health & Wellness/Personal Training…. Read more »

September 20, 2021

Hiring Party: September 27, 4-7pm

HIRING PARTY Immediate Offers Will Be Made for Qualified Candidates Join us from 4-7pm on Monday, September 27 for our YMCA Hiring Party. We’ll be conducting interviews on site and making offers to qualified individuals that evening. If you are hired at the Hiring Party you can earn a $250 sign-on bonus after 30 days… Read more »

September 15, 2021

Don’t Let Fear of Falls Hold You Back

FALLS PREVENTION WEEKS (SEPTEMBER 20-24): DON’T LET A FEAR OF FALLS HOLD YOU BACK Did you know that one in four older Americans falls every year? Falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries for people over the age of 65. These startling statistics are why the National Council on Aging (NCOA)… Read more »

September 14, 2021

From Learning English in Brazil to Fulfilling a Dream in the United States

HELEN SALGADO SANTOS: FULFILLING A DREAM, THE AMERICAN DREAM, THROUGH DETERMINATION AND HARD WORK I was 6 years old when I was watching movies with subtitles and listening they speaking English when I knew I needed to learn how to speak English, it sounded so beautiful… Back in Brazil since 5th grade, you learn English… Read more »

September 8, 2021

Welcoming Week 2021: September 10-19

  WELCOMING WEEK 2021 The YMCA of Greater Nashua Celebrates Welcoming Week and Reminds the Greater Nashua Community that Belonging Begins with Us This Welcoming Week (September 10-19), the YMCA of Greater Nashua will join Welcoming America, other YMCAs and organizations nationwide to celebrate immigrants’ contributions to communities and bring together all residents in a… Read more »