Keep up with our latest events and initiatives! The Y is able to support the communities we serve with the help of generous participants and sponsors who support our fundraising events.
Charles River YMCA 4th of July 5K Road Race
This 5K Road Race is a Needham staple for the 4th of July holiday. This year the Race will take place on Monday, July 5th and begin at 8am. We will have a staggered start, every 3 minutes based on your anticipated pace. Due to Covid-19 we will not have a post-race awards ceremony, but your time will be texted and emailed to you and all results will be posted on the RaceWire website. Registration fee is $35 for June registrations and $40 for registrations received in July. The first 300 registrants will receive a limited edition t-shirt.
Charlestown YMCA: ASICS Falmouth Road Race: August 15, 2021
Help us raise money for participating in The 2021 ASICS Falmouth Road Race! All money raised will stay in the Charlestown community to support our programs providing quality youth development, aquatics programs and safe spaces for health and wellness in our community.
East Boston vs. Charlestown: 1st Annual Battle of the Bay: August 30th 7:30 AM
Join us at Ferncroft Country Club for an epic golf tournament! All proceeds will go towards supporting the programming of the Charlestown and East Boston YMCAs.
Huntington Avenue: Rodman Ride for Kids: Saturday, September 25th
Join us for the 31st Rodman Ride for Kids. This year we hope you can join us for a scaled-down and COVID-safe riding event. If you can’t join us we hope to see your support in any matter of ways whether it be baking, lifting or painting! All proceeds from the event will go towards funding youth programs for the YMCA.