Author: Jason Mayeu

October 18, 2023

TUTU FUN RUN

On Your Mark: Using Passion to Make a Difference The runners are at the starting line, hearts racing, palms sweating, ready to compete in the race of their lives.  They are at the ready, taking in all the sights and sounds, people cheering, their families nearby.  They take their mark, adjust their tutus…and they are… Read more »

October 11, 2023

TOGETHERHOOD

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: How a member-led initiative supports our community partners. Togetherhood, the Y’s member-led volunteer service program, activates Y members to work together to plan and lead service projects that respond to local community needs.  Created just over ten years ago by Y USA, this signature program offers members a unique opportunity to give… Read more »

October 4, 2023

Riding Towards Hope and Healing

PEDALING FOR PARKINSON’S  In 2018, our YMCA had the opportunity to offer a group cycling class that was focused on improving symptoms for individuals with Parkinson’s, originally called Parkinson’s Cycle, and now renamed Pedaling for Parkinson’s. Parkinson’s is a brain disease that causes uncontrollable movements, such as tremors, and can create difficulty with balance and… Read more »

September 27, 2023

From Camper to Employee

How Impact Programs at the Y Build Future Leaders Meet Tyler Corrado, the Night Time Supervisor for the Nashua YMCA!  Tyler moved to the area when he was in middle school and quickly got involved with the Y by spending his first New Hampshire summer at Camp Spaulding.  Camp Spaulding was our association’s resident camp… Read more »

September 20, 2023

THE Y IS A PLACE FOR ALL

For a Better Us: Expanding our DEI Initiatives To Ensure the Y is a Place for All September 8-17, 2023 was Welcoming Week, a national initiative put forth by Welcoming America, which celebrates the efforts and journeys of new Americans, refugees and immigrants.  This population is an important piece to our communities where individuals make… Read more »

September 13, 2023

Kids Stop has been a Godsend

My Y Story: The Rogers Family Two years ago Y members Sean and Lauretha Rogers moved to Nashua when they accepted physician positions at Southern NH Medical Center and St. Joseph Hospital. They come to the Y often, sometimes working out together when their schedules allow, but other times they come separately. The one constant… Read more »

September 12, 2023

Kelli Wholey

YMCA NAMES KELLI WHOLEY AS DIRECTOR OF MAJOR GIFTS & PLANNED GIVING The YMCA of Greater Nashua proudly announces the appointment of Kelli Wholey as the Director of Major Gifts & Planned Giving. A native of Nashua, Wholey’s extensive experience, unwavering commitment, and strong ties to the local community make her an invaluable asset to the YMCA’s… Read more »

September 6, 2023

Trail Walking Group:

Want to meet more friends? Enjoy fresh air? Get some exercise while exploring nature? The YMCA’s Trail Walking Group may just be the group for you! Each Wednesday at 9am, a group of walkers meet at the Nashua YMCA and take a one hour hike through Mine Falls Park. Y member and volunteer Colleen Derderian… Read more »