Category: YMCA News

July 6, 2021

The Y and End 68 Hours of Hunger

The YMCA of Greater Nashua Partners with End 68 Hours of Hunger to Confront Childhood Food Insecurity in the Greater Nashua Community   Childhood food insecurity is a national problem, it occurs when children receive insufficient food on a regular basis; in many cases missing meals entirely. After a while, these children also experience “fear… Read more »

June 15, 2021

Celebrate Juneteenth, Freedom Day

Recognizing the Importance of Juneteenth by Bruce Smith, YMCA of Greater Nashua and DIG Committee Member   The DIG (Diversity Inclusion Global) Committee at the Y was started as a group to ensure that the Y’s welcoming and inclusive culture is carried throughout our processes, hiring, facilities and programming. It’s important to us as an… Read more »

June 5, 2021

Founder’s Day

FOUNDER’S DAY Strengthening Communities for over 175 Years: a Brief History of the Y On Founder’s Day, June 6, the YMCA marks 177 years as a nonprofit dedicated to strengthening communities through programs and services designed to foster youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Here are five past notable events and achievements that demonstrate… Read more »

June 4, 2021

Child Abuse Prevention

COMMUNITY RALLIES TO PUT THE SAFETY OF CHILDREN FIRST The YMCA Recognizes National Five Days of Action to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse The YMCA of Greater Nashua is participating in the Five Days of Action, June 7-11, 2021. The Five Days of Action is a week designed to raise awareness and inspire adults to… Read more »

June 2, 2021

Keeping You Informed

KEEPING YOU INFORMED The Mask Mandate Repeal and What it Means at the YMCA As you are aware we have been working very closely with both the Nashua Public Health Department and the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services on COVID-19 related recommendations and guidelines and therefore follow their recommendation. In accordance with… Read more »

June 2, 2021

Let’s Keep Our Summer Safe

Let’s Keep Our Summer Safe Summer is just around the corner and New Englanders will be enjoying time at pools, at the lake, and at the ocean. Kids need to learn the joy and risks of being around water. Teaching children how to be safe around water is not a luxury; it is a necessity…. Read more »

May 18, 2021

Improving Our Communities’ Health and Well-Being

Improving Our Communities’ Health and Well-Being The YMCA of Greater Nashua’s 2021 Annual Campaign Celebration was held on May 12, outdoors at the Nashua YMCA. It was so great to be in-person and see our campaigners and friends of the Y after many months of Zoom meetings. Board Chair Steve Lynn, Annual Campaign Chair and… Read more »

May 11, 2021

Every Summer Has a Story

Every Summer Has A Story YMCA Summer Camp Promises the Best Summer Ever Summer camp is a special type of community where kids come together to have fun.  Within the camp setting, children develop a sense of independence as they try new adventures away from home. Our summer camps are known for providing a safe… Read more »