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Oakwood Healthcare Supports Downriver Family YMCA to Boost Kids’ Physical Activity

Funding will enhance CATCH Me If You Can Program and impact 175 Metro Detroit kids daily
Press Release

March 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Oakwood Healthcare has partnered with CBS EcoMedia through its WellnessAd program to provide funding that will expand a signature Downriver Family YMCA program aimed at encouraging kids to stay active before- and after- school. The CATCH Me If You Can program incentivizes kids, ages 5-12, to have fun while being physically active by rewarding ‘tokens’ to kids for walking certain distances and tracking their physical activity at home.

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $300,000 Grant to YMCA of Northwest Florida

Grant to support construction of new facility in downtown Pensacola
Press Release

February 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ - The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $300,000 grant to the YMCA of Northwest Florida to support the construction of a new facility in downtown Pensacola. Construction on the building is set to begin later this year and will be complete in 2016.

The James M. Cox Foundation is named in honor of Cox Enterprises' founder and provides funding for capital campaigns and special projects in communities where Cox Communications, Cox Automotive and Cox Media Group operate.

826 National and Time Warner Cable Release Innovative STEM and Writing Partnership, “STEM to Story: Enthralling and Effective Lesson Plans for Grades 5-8”

1,000 YMCAs Across the Country to Adopt Programming
Press Release

NEW YORK, February 11, 2015 /3B Media/ - Award-winning literacy nonprofit 826 National and Time Warner Cable’s (TWC) Connect a Million Minds initiative today launched their innovative STEM and writing curriculum, STEM to Story: Enthralling and Effective Lesson Plans for Grades 5-8.

Major League Baseball Players Trust's Buses for Baseball and City Clinics Programs Stop in San Diego This Weekend

Padres' Grandal, Medica, Quackenbush, Stauffer and Torres will share unforgettable experiences with youth from San Diego area
Newsletter

The Players Trust begins the month of August right where it ended July: Brightening days for hundreds of underserved youth.  On Friday, August 1 and Saturday, August 2, the Trust takes its Buses for Baseball and City Clinics programs to San Diego, CA, where Padres players will host two of the Trust’s most popular programs.

The REI Foundation Awards $410,000 to Connect Younger and More Diverse Groups with Nature

Recipients include the Children & Nature Network, Futuro Media Group, Outdoor Foundation and YMCA of the USA
Press Release

SEATTLE, April 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The REI Foundation awarded a total of $410,000 to nonprofit programs dedicated to engaging younger and more diverse populations in the outdoors. Grant recipients include the Children & Nature Network (C&NN), Futuro Media Group, Outdoor Foundation and YMCA of the USA.

"Operation Ride Home” Helping Reunite Service Members and Families Over Holidays for Third Year

Jack Daniel’s and Armed Services YMCA Again Unite to Help Junior-Enlisted Troops and Families in Need with Holiday Travel Funds
Press Release

Lynchburg, TN, November 25, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Jack Daniel Distillery and Armed Services YMCA (ASYMCA) announced today the 2013 kick-off of “Operation Ride Home” to help junior-enlisted service members and their families travel to their homes across the country this holiday season.

Operation Ride Home has assisted 820 service members and their families, a total of 2,040 individuals, travel from their bases to homes across the country to celebrate the holidays the last two years.  Troops from every branch of service have been assisted and travelled to 44 of the 50 states. 

5 Star CITGO Raises Funds for Mukwonago YMCA

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Local CITGO station owner Darwin Greenwald donated $700 to the Mukwonago YMCA’s “Community Support Campaign.” Customers at Greenwald’s 5 Star CITGO in Mukwonago, Wis. purchased star blocks through a CITGO “Be A Star, Buy A Star.” fundraiser and all of the money generated was given to the YMCA.  The “Community Support Campaign” provides financial assistance for memberships and also helps support youth and community programs in Waukesha County, Racine County, Walworth County and beyond.

CITGO Petroleum and Condon Oil Host Customer Appreciation Day at 5 Star CITGO in Mukwonago

Local CITGO Dealer, Miss Wisconsin and the Fueling Good Road Trip Team Raise Money for Mukwonago YMCA
Press Release

MUKWONAGO, Wis., July 12, 2013 / 3BL Media/ PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and local CITGO Marketer Condon Oil are hosting a Customer Appreciation Day at the 5 Star CITGO in Mukwonago, Wis., on July 12. In addition to enjoying free product samples, giveaways and special offers all day long, attendees can also help raise money for the local YMCA.

HanesBrands Donates Five Acres to Fulton Family YMCA

YMCA to Build Wellness Park to include Multi-Purpose Fields, Walking Track and Pavilion
Press Release

Winston-Salem, NC, June 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina and HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic apparel, announced today a partnership that will use a donation of 5.3 acres of land from Hanes to build a wellness park at the Fulton Family YMCA.

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