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The YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth is a dynamic charity that connects more than 50,000 people daily. Since 1853, the YMCA has been promoting positive values that build individuals’ spirit, mind and body. We provide programs to help those living in our communities and continually work to create stronger, and healthier communities… Learn more about us

PHILANTHROPY AT THE HEART OF COMMUNITY – YMCA RECEIVES $1 MILLION TRANSFORMATIVE GIFT

The YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth is pleased to announce it has received a $1M donation to help support our work with youth in the community.
When Paul and Debbie Lavers contacted the YMCA indicating their desire to support the YMCA and its work in the community, it was both an exciting and transformative moment. After a year of challenges and difficult decisions, the news of the donation lifted everyone’s spirits. The Lavers who are members of the YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth, decided to invest in their community through this gift for our operations. It will have a profound impact on our organization and the community we have the pleasure of serving… READ MORE 

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The Gift of Health – 21 Days of Fitness

With the holiday season fast approaching and COVID-19 top of mind—the YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth is here for you, even [...]

YMCA COVID-19 Operational Update

To comply with the recent Nova Scotia Public Health announcement on Friday December 4: The John W. Lindsay YMCA & [...]

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The Community YMCA Panthers are back in action. We have completed the team lists and if you haven't already, you will be receiving a phone call this week and next to let you know your Coach and practice time. This year we are able to charge an excellent rate to you to cover the league fees. The total charge for your child(ren)'s basketball season will be $150.00.
If you have paid the registration fee of $50.00, it will be put toward the $150.00. Please pay your fee as soon as possible and give us a call if you need some support. We do not turn anyone away due to financial challenges. Thank you everyone. Stay tuned here for all of your basketball updates!
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