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Welcome to our Newsroom!  This page provides an overview of media coverage, press releases and media resources. If you are a member of the media working on a story, please contact the Association Resource Office at 314-436-1177. 

Press Release

Gateway Region YMCA Relocating Downtown St. Louis Y Branch to New State-of-the-Art Facility in Business District

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2,000 YMCA Summer Campers Descend on Forest Park for the 2016 Gateway Region YMCA Day Camp Games

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Gateway Region YMCA Names Alpha Spagner as 2016 Joseph P. Sunnen Youth of the Year

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YMCA Hosts 31st Annual Commemorative Breakfast to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Gateway Region YMCA Awarded $300,000 Healthy Schools Healthy Communities Grant
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Monsanto Company $70,000 Gift to Gateway Region YMCA Celebrated at Unveiling Event
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Warners' Warm-up Back to Warm Bi-State
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YMCA of Greater St. Louis to Host 30th Annual Commemorative Breakfast to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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YMCA of Greater St. Louis Partners with In God’s Hands for Warm-Up Winter Coat Drive
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 YMCA of Greater St. Louis and YMCA of Southwest Illinois Joining Forces to Become Gateway Region YMCA
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YMCA of Greater St. Louis Names Tim Helm Next President and CEO
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Branches of the YMCA of Greater St. Louis to host Healthy Senior Day on October 7
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YMCA Hosts 36th Annual Book Fair
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YMCA of Greater St. Louis Receives Grant to Offer Enhance®Fitness, a Program that Treats Arthritis through Fun, Laughter and Friendship
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YMCA of Greater St. Louis and YMCA of Southwest Illinois Present Awards at Annual Lamplighter Society Dinner
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YMCA of Greater St. Louis Names Afshanti Hunter as 2014 Joseph P. Sunnen Youth of the Year
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YMCA of Greater St. Louis President & CEO Gary Schlansker Announces Retirement
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YMCA of Greater St. Louis Awarded Grant to Expand Healthy Living Programs and Initiatives in Metro St. Louis
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Media Coverage

Merger creates Gateway Region YMCA

YMCA of Southwest Illinois joins forces with YMCA of Greater St. Louis

Super Saturday at the YMCA Means Free Fun

Metro-east YMCA members can access St. Louis-area branches beginning 

YMCA of Greater St. Louis Closing Webster Groves Family YMCA Facility 

Crestwood man's third child changed his outlook, helped him lose 120 pounds

Get Moving: Seniors discover fitness & more at local YMCAs

Celebrations to Mark Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in St. Louis

Help Keep Kids Warm this Winter

Diabetes Prevention That Works

Helm New President of YMCA St. Louis

Tim Helm named new leader of YMCA in STL

New CEO named at YMCA of Greater St. Louis

A Fair Price at the YMCA Book Fair

More Books this Year at YMCA Book Fair

500 Volunteers Make Annual YMCA Book Fair a Success

Diabetes Screening Allows Woman to Change her Life

Young breast cancer survivors get unique benefits from exercise

City of St. Louis and YMCA to kick off School’s Out Café summer meal program June 11

YMCA President Gary Schlansker announces retirement

YMCA of St. Louis CEO to retire

The head of the YMCA of Greater St. Louis retiring at end of year

YMCA branches to collect shoes to aid in water development projects
 

Media Resources 

Bio for Tim Helm, President and CEO

Bio for Jared Beard, Chief Operating Officer

IRS Form 990 Annual Filing

2015 Annual Report