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All NC YMCAs are closed through April 30

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Mar
Many YMCAs across North Carolina have repurposed buildings and staff to support critical community needs during the coronavirus pandemic. Honoring the recommendations of Gov. Roy Cooper and the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, the 25 independent YMCA associations...

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Feb
In 1920--100 years ago--Congress ratified the 19 th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, giving women the right to vote. 2020 being an election year makes this monumental anniversary that much more poignant. A few years ago, I read the biography...

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Feb
The Y’s youth development work is rooted in character development, but with so many youth coming into the Y facing tough circumstances and having experienced adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), the Character Development Leadership Institute provides staff with intentional strategies and...

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Feb
Every day, about 145 people in North Carolina develop diabetes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). That number is alarming on its own, but then consider that about 2.4 million people statewide have prediabetes and that...