“We had a great time this past weekend at Sandy Island. The experience was awesome for us and the kids. We did not touch our cell phones and the kids did not play their DS at all. They... Read More

“I am a senior on a fixed income and thanks to the Reach Out Campaign, I am an active member at the YMCA. My doctor recently commented on how my physical condition had improved. He told me I was... Read More

For this young man, some of his earliest memories are taking swim lessons at the Y. From the parent child class at age two, he fell in love with swimming and swam competitively for twelve... Read More

"If you work in academia, it is required that you improve your English, because you’ll need to give presentations in English. I would recommend this class to PhD students or visiting scholars. As... Read More


When the Ayoub family moved to Needham in 1984, one of the first things they did was join the Charles River YMCA.  Mom (Gretchen) considered YMCA programs to be integral to... Read More