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Imagine all the knowledge possessed by the thousands of full- and part-time employees at YMCAs across the nation…think of all the problems that could be solved if these employees could connect and share ideas and solutions. The YMCA Professional Network...


According to the National Center for Health Statistics, obesity affects more than 18 percent of youth 2-19 years of age in the United States. This means that nearly 1 in 5 children and adolescents are categorized as obese and are...


Rep. Mark Walker visited the Randolph-Asheboro YMCA June 30th. He is pictured here talking with volunteers in the garden. August is a great time to invite your Congressional leaders and your state elected officials to visit outreach programs. Lawmakers, like...


Did you know that there are only 940 Saturdays between the day your child or grandchild is born, and the time he or she graduates high school? As a father of two daughters who are preparing to enter into their...