NEWS & EVENTS
DALLAS YMCA RECOGNIZED AS BEST NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION

With more than 340 nominations for the 2018 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship awards, D CEO and Communities Foundation of Texas chose the Dallas YMCA as the Nonprofit Organization of the Year!

YOUTH SPORTS DELIVERS BENEFITS FOR ALL KIDS

Recreational sports leagues are a great way for kids to engage in physical activity. Check out some of the benefits you might not have know about.

YMCA ANNOUNCES 2019 YMCA DAY OF GIVING

Ever wonder when is the best time to make a gift to support your YMCA and the community? Here is a handy chart of giving opportunities to support your neighbors.

WHO SAYS SUMMER LEARNING CAN’T BE FUN?

While many children are spending their days at home on the couch playing video games or watching Netflix, the kids inside the YMCA’s new Summer Learning Academy (SLA) were not only learning but having lots of fun!

First Friday Report

President & CEO, Curt Hazelbaker, gives his take on what's happening and where we are going in his newsletter.

KEY LEADERS LUNCHEON

Each year, the Dallas YMCA hosts a luncheon for executives to hear a message about timely national issues impact OUR local community and connects us all. 

PRESS RELEASES

DALLAS YMCA NAMED NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION OF THE YEAR

DALLAS (August 2, 2018) With more than 400 in attendance at the inaugural D CEO and Communities Foundation Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Award event, the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas was recognized as the Nonprofit Organization of the Year in the Large Organization category. D CEO and the Communities Foundation recognized corporate and nonprofit efforts to give back to the community in North Texas.  This first year, 340 nominations were received and were narrowed down to 65 finalists in 11 categories.

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YMCA OF METROPOLITAN DALLAS EARNS 4-STAR RATING FROM CHARITY NAVIGATOR

DALLAS (May 21, 2018) The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas’ sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. The 4-star rating is a result of the YMCA maintaining sound fiscal management practices and a commitment to accountability and transparency in its efforts as a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening the community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.

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YMCA OF METROPOLITAN DALLAS FOUNDATION AWARDS COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS

DALLAS (May 3, 2018)  Twenty Dallas-area high school seniors received a total of $43,000 in academic scholarships from the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas Foundation and its supporters at its 38th Annual College Scholarship Reception. These scholarships are renewable over four years for a total of $172,000.  Along with these scholars, the YMCA awarded an additional $119,000 to 71 continuing college students who re-qualified for prior scholarships based on academic achievement.

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DALLAS MARATHON’S INAUGURAL FIVE ON THE 4TH EVENT BENEFITING THE YMCA OF METROPOLITAN DALLAS

DALLAS (April 17, 2018) - Registration for the first running of the Five on the 4th, benefiting the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas, launched today at BMWDallasMarathon.com. Hosted by the Dallas Marathon, Five on the 4th is a five-mile run accompanied by additional family-friendly events, starting and ending at Klyde Warren Park on the morning of July 4th, 2018.

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