/YMCA News


2605, 2017

YMCA Really Gave’Er for the Blue Nose 2017!

May 26 2017|

From participation to fundraising to volunteerism, your YMCA really 'gave 'er' for race weekend on May 20th and 21st! During race weekend for the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon and Charity Challenge, your YMCA encouraged over [...]

2005, 2017

Killam Sets Healthy Pace Fundraising for the YMCA!

May 20 2017|

“We’re going to be motivating each other and keeping each other going,” says Erin Legare. She and her coworker Donelda MacDonald are both running 6.1 kilometres in the second leg of the Killam Marathon Team [...]

1905, 2017

Great West Life Gallops for YMCA Strong Kids

May 19 2017|

Each year the YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth participates in the Charity Challenge as part of the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon – a unique fundraising program to help create a stronger future for young people and [...]

2404, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: YMCA Receives $10 million in government funding for new facility

April 24 2017|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   HALIFAX, NS - April 24, 2017 - The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia announced their support of $5 million each for the John W. Lindsay YMCA facility today. This funding, [...]

2204, 2017

Lace Up With Us for the Blue Nose Marathon!

April 22 2017|

Have you ever considered participating in a marathon, but aren't sure where to begin? Looking to get fit, stay active, or relish the great outdoors? Searching for fun, family-friendly activities to help get your kids [...]