Archive for June 2015

– Basketball: Benefiting Since The Beginning

Basketball: Benefiting Since The Beginning

Sweat dripped from my brow as I looked around the court. I had only a few seconds left to pass the ball in – no one was open. They were pressing us. I yelled “Help!” Immediately, the girls down the court began running towards me yelling “Here, here!” and “I’m open!” Meanwhile, the two girls […]

Over-70 Under Handball Tournament at the East Shore Y

On May 31st, 2015, a group of handball players at the East Shore Y organized a very special and unique event. Long-time Y members Mike Petroskie and John Brinjac put together an over-70 handball tournament. In this tournament, a player that was over 70 teamed up with a player that was under 70. All in all, there were 8 […]

Denise Makes Strides with Diabetes Prevention Program

The Northern Dauphin County YMCA provides help for individuals in the community to overcome diabetes with the National Diabetes Prevention Program. Through this program, individuals learn healthy eating habits, receive support, and are encouraged to participate in the YMCA fitness programs in order to battle the disease that is diabetes. The following is a letter the staff received […]

YMCA Receives Donation from American Heart Association and M&T Bank

The Harrisburg Area YMCA will receive a donation of CPR Anytime kits from the American Heart Association and M&T Bank on Friday June 12th, 2015. The YMCA plans to use these CPR Anytime kits for community CPR classes and lifeguard training at their facilities. “Putting CPR skills into the hands of more of our neighbors will […]

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