YMCA Congratulates Elizabeth Jalbert as the Winner of 2012 We Love You Mom Contest!

The YMCA of Greater Boston- a leading nonprofit organization that stengthens the community through youth development, healthy living , and social responsibility is proud to announce that Elizabeth Jalbert, a mother from East Boston and member at the East Boston YMCA, has been voted the winner of the 2012 We Love You Mom Contest .

From May 1- May 21 Y members & non-members had the opportunity to share a story about their favortie mom for a chance to win a YMCA Relax & Renew package. The top five stories were chosen and then posted on the YMCA of Greater Boston’s Facebook page on May 23. The community had the opportunity to “like” their favorite story from May 23-May 30, and the story with the most “likes” won.

The winning story was submitted by Elizabeth’s husband Dan, who described Elizabeth as the world’s best mom and the biggest reason why being new parents to their 20 month old daughter Ciara has been such an amazing experience. He continued by stating that a healthy lifestyle is very important to Elizabeth and that she has not missed a beat in her workouts as a new mom.  She and Dan are expecting a baby boy in September and are excited to see their family grow.

Elizabeth was thrilled to win 2 months of membership, personal training and a nutrition consultation. She shared that her story received the most “likes” on Facebook because all of her friends in a class at the Y rallied and voted for her. As she received the Relax & Renew package, she beamed about the support and friendship she enjoys at the East Boston Y.

The East Boston YMCA is proud to be a part of the Jalbert’s lives and looks forward to continuing to support them through healthy living.