"When I finally did return to my Y family, it was the best decision I had made for myself in years!"
"I am just blessed to be here."
"I can remember working at the YMCA as being one of my dream jobs."
“We see those we work with grow over the course of a year."
"The Y is family focused, affordable, and accessible to everyone."
"If I was not going to the Y at my age with my health problems (bad hips), I’d be in a wheelchair."
"Even though I've been doing this my whole life and consider myself an advanced weight lifter, I can still learn a few things."
"The Y has definitely helped me understand how to be a part of a community."
“I want to be a doctor when I grow up. The Y helped me know that I can do that.”
Bobbie has found strength and confidence to keep moving forward and inspiring others.
"The YRead Program made a huge difference in our lives."