Category: YMCA News

November 24, 2016

Togetherhood Helps Support Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter

Diaper Drive for Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter – November 25 – December 25 A Program Run by YMCA Togetherhood and the Merrimack YMCA Early Education Center The Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter is woefully short on disposable diapers and supplies. They currently limit distribution to six diapers every 48 hours. Help us provide them… Read more »

November 9, 2016

Achieving Our Goals Together

UPDATE: A long-time friend of the YMCA of Greater Nashua has offered a challenge: If we can raise $100,000 by December 31, we will receive a $100,000 match. AND WE MET THE CHALLENGE! Thank you! Click the images below to hear how the YMCA is benefiting the community with its many varied and successful programming…. Read more »

August 2, 2016

Stories and Free Books Inspire Y kids

Children served by the YMCA of Greater Nashua were treated to a storytelling presentation and brand-new books to keep, thanks to a grant from the Children’s Literacy Foundation (CLiF). Storyteller Simon Brooks led an interactive presentation for more than 250 children enrolled in Y’s summer camp program at the Merrimack Y and the Summer Learning… Read more »

July 13, 2016

Improving Literacy with our Summer Learning Loss Prevention Program

Reading and summer go together like sunshine and ice cream! The YMCA’s Summer Learning Loss Prevention Program (SLLP) has just finished it’s third summer of improving literacy skills for children in low income communities. As one of the pilot programs in 2015 (and one of 29 states participating in this Y initiative last summer), we… Read more »

May 13, 2016

YMCA Recieves $10,000 Community Impact Grant

YMCA of Greater Nashua announced today that it was awarded a $10,000 Community Impact Grant from New York Life. The grant will support the YMCA’s Summer Learning Loss Prevention Program (SLLP), a program designed to improve literacy skills for low-income first and second grade students in Nashua who are struggling with their reading skills. “We… Read more »

May 9, 2016

Merrimack Facility Renovations

Since the 1986 opening of the Merrimack Y building, there has been no significant updates to either of the locker rooms. It is time for a major upgrade and we have established a two year plan to make these much needed updates. Hello, September… hello, Y upgrades and renovations!   We are excited to share that work… Read more »

March 4, 2016

Welcome to 2018 Summer Camp

You’re Kid is Registered. Just a Few More Items. Thank you for registering your child for a YMCA of Greater Nashua summer camp. To finalize your registration you will need to complete your CampDoc account. Shortly you will receive a welcome email from CampDoc with a link to your CampDoc account. Below, you will find… Read more »