Media Coverage and Press Releases







WELLS FARGO SUPPORTS TAKE ON SUMMER AT THE YMCA OF DELAWARE

Wilmington, Delaware, April 17, 2018 – On Thursday, April 5, 2018 the Wells Fargo Foundation presented a check of $15,000 to support the YMCA of Delaware’s Take on Summer program. Established in 2015, the Take on Summer program offers teens who live in the State of Delaware, free summer memberships to access the Y’s fitness…

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CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF THE YMCA’S YOUTH IN GOVERNMENT PROGRAM

Wilmington, Delaware, April 12, 2018 – The YMCA of Delaware is celebrating 50 years hosting its Youth in Government program. The conference will be held in Dover, Delaware at Legislative Hall and the Kent County Courthouse, April 13-15, 2018. Leading up to the conference, 215 middle and high school students from 14 delegations have met…

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The Best Summer Ever Starts at the YMCA of Delaware Day Camps

Programming keeps kids moving, exploring and learning Wilmington De, April 10 2018 – The “best summer ever” is right around the corner and the YMCA of Delaware is offering day camp to make sure kids and teens throughout the state of Delaware are adventurous, active and healthy this summer. YMCA camp programs offer youth fun…

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ADULTS STEP UP AND SPEAK OUT TO PROTECT CHILDREN FROM SEXUAL ABUSE

YMCAs promoting child protection during National Child Abuse Prevention Month  Wilmington, Delaware, April 9, 2018 – The YMCA of Delaware is marking Child Abuse Prevention Month with Five Days of Action, April 16-20, 2018. Leading up to Healthy Kids Day®–a national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids–Five Days of Action focuses on…

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The YMCA is an association of people of all ages, ethnic groups and religious affiliations that strives to cultivate the human potential, self-esteem, and dignity of all people. Our organization exists to develop and practice the Christian principles of love, caring, inclusiveness, justice and peace…and to enrich the emotional, physical and social life of all individuals, families and our community.