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PRESS RELEASES & NEWS STORIES:
📰 YMCA OF METROPOLITAN DALLAS LAUNCHES YMCA LEARNING ACADEMY AHEAD OF 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
- The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas announced today a new program to support students and parents. As schools across North Texas are impacted by COVID-19, many ISDs will be offering remote learning to begin the school year, and as an alternative to person-to-person classes once they open on campus.
📰 CONSTRUCT THE FUTURE WE'RE DREAMING BY MAKING BLACK LIVES MATTER
– The YMCA mission is to put Christian values into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We work diligently to be a cause-driven organization that supports youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. It is consistent with our mission that we will lead in conversations about racial injustice.
📰 YMCA DALLAS RECEIVED MATCHING CHALLENGE IN HONOR OF LESLIE BAKER
DALLAS- July 23, 2020 - The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas today received a matching gift challenge from June and Peter McGuire, philanthropists and longtime friends of Leslie Baker and her family. Leslie Baker lost her life on Memorial Day. The endowment will support financial assistance at the Semones YMCA, which helps families and children participate as members and in programs.
📰 TWENTY-ONE SENIORS RECEIVE THE 2020 YMCA OF METROPOLITAN DALLAS FOUNDATION COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
DALLAS - July 23, 2020 – Twenty-one North Texas high school seniors received academic scholarships from the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas Foundation and its supporters at the 2020 Annual College Scholarship Virtual Reception. These scholarships are renewable over four years.
📰 THE LAKEWEST FAMILY YMCA WILL REMAIN CLOSED, PROGRAMS WILL SHIFT TO NEARBY BRANCHES
extremely difficult decision to close the Lakewest Family YMCA and shift programs to nearby YMCA facilities effective July 17th. Although the Lakewest YMCA will not reopen, we are still committed to serving the West Dallas community.
📰 YMCA 'BREAKS THE SILENCE'
DALLAS - May 19, 2020 - The YMCA of the USA recently hosted a national call with staff called Break The Silence, and the YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas recreated the exercise for their staff.
📰 YMCA DALLAS TO REOPEN 6 ADDITIONAL BRANCHES JUNE 15TH
DALLAS - JUNE 8, 2020 - The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas announced today it will reopen six additional facilities on Monday, June 15 during Phase II of its reopening plans.
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