Author: Jason Mayeu

April 12, 2024

Help Us Take Action To Protect Children

COMMUNITY COMES TOGETHER TO PROTECT CHILDREN The YMCA Joins National Five Days of Action to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse The YMCA of Greater Nashua is participating in the Five Days of Action, April 15-19, 2023. The Five Days of Action is a weeklong campaign to raise awareness and inspire adults to take action to… Read more »

April 10, 2024

AN UNBREAKABLE BOND

An Instructor’s Journey Through a Parkinson’s Community “Hearing those positive stories is always rewarding to me,” Liz stated when recounting her history in assisting those with Parkinson’s disease through her work at the YMCA. Parkinson’s disease is a progressive disorder that instills a detrimental effect on the body’s nervous system, causing slow movement, tremors, and… Read more »

April 8, 2024

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION Child wellness, child welfare organizations and youth-serving organizations like the Y elevate the importance of creating systems and programs that put children and families first. At the Y, creating safe spaces for youth to learn, grow and thrive is our top priority. That’s why throughout this week, we are providing tips and… Read more »

April 5, 2024

National Volunteer Week

DURING NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK We Give Thanks to Our Volunteers The YMCA of Greater Nashua is celebrating our appreciation of our volunteers during National Volunteer Week, April 21-27. Without volunteers, the Y wouldn’t be the same; they’re the heart and soul of our organization and without their hard work, dedication and selflessness we couldn’t do… Read more »

April 3, 2024

3rd Annual KidsFest

KidsFest: An Impactful Community Collaboration By: Ben Knutson, a NCC student who is completing an internship with the Y.  On March 23rd, we celebrated the 3rd annual KidsFest, an event that not only hosts an incredibly fun day for kids, but also gives an excellent platform for businesses to expand their reach. In collaboration with the… Read more »

March 27, 2024

Finding My Place

A Story of Growth and Connection at Camp Grayson’s camp story began when his Kindergarten teacher at the time, Mark McHugh, highly recommended the Y’s Camp Sargent.  Mark knew that his student Grayson, who is on the spectrum, needed structure and nurturing to have a successful experience, all things he felt Camp Sargent could provide. … Read more »

March 13, 2024

The Youth Triathlon 2024

The Youth Indoor Tri 2024 By: Ben Knutson, a NCC student who is completing an internship with the Y.                    The Youth Indoor Triathlon is an event held at the YMCA that challenges kids in biking, running, and swimming where every kid is tasked to do each of… Read more »

March 6, 2024

Southern NH KidsFest 2024

SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE KIDSFEST 2024 In partnership with the Greater Merrimack-Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce and our YMCA of Greater Nashua, we invite you to join us at our 2024 Southern New Hampshire KidsFest, held at Westwood Park YMCA Saturday, March 23, from 10am to 1pm. This is a free community event. The first KidFest… Read more »