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YMCA Celebrates 174 Years

On June 6 the YMCA marks 174 years as more than a place, it is a nonprofit organization that offers programs and services designed to foster youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

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Congratulations to Masters Swimmers

​Four Masters Swimmers from the YMCA of Rock River Valley competed with great success in the Illinois Masters Swimming Association (ILMSA) Short Course State Meet , April 13 - 15 in Munster, IN.
 


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Healthy Kids Day® Events Encourage Active Summer

The YMCA of Rock River Valley is holding several free community events on April 27 and 28 to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active at the annual YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve health and well-being for kids and families.

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Log Lodge Ornaments For Sale

We are excited to unveil this year's installment of the Rockford Historical Buildings Ornament featuring the historic YMCA Log Lodge!

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TV Host John Quiñones to Headline YMCA Event

The YMCA of Rock River Valley is excited to announce ABC News Anchor and TV Host John Quiñones will be the featured speaker at its annual Community Dinner presented by Illinois Bank & Trust on March 1, 2018. 

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Don’t Let a Fall Hold You Back

September 22 is National Falls Prevention Awareness Day and the YMCA of Rock River Valley is joining the National Council on Aging (NCOA) and the Falls Free Coalition for 10 Years Standing Together to Prevent Falls, a day of action to help raise awareness and prevention of falls.

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​YMCA Approved for AmeriCorps Funding

The YMCA of Rock River Valley is actively recruiting students who have a passion for helping youth and serving their community to fill roles through the AmeriCorps program.

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