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As part of the Y’s commitment to reduce drowning rates and keep kids safe in and around the water, the Muskegon YMCA is increasing access to swim instruction and water safety for children from underserved communities in the Muskegon area....
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The Muskegon YMCA has been awarded $146,000 from the Michigan Department of Education to provide summer learning opportunities for children in summer programs. Local YMCAs throughout Michigan have joined together to deliver a coordinated program to support children, families, and...
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We are pleased to introduce our newest Muskegon YMCA Board Members, Lashae Simmons II, Lindsay Schohl BSN, RN, and Michael Olson. Lashae Simmons II Lashae is a Financial Advisor with Northwestern Mutual Black Wall Street, and she is now serving as...
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A partnership between Community enCompass and the Muskegon YMCA is providing nutrition education for adults in Muskegon County. Through the Muskegon Prescribes Food for Health (MPFH) program at Community enCompass, adults gain valuable knowledge and skills surrounding wellness, exercise, and...
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November is National Diabetes Awareness Month and a time for all Michigan residents to assess their risk for developing prediabetes or type 2 diabetes. Currently, 1 in 3 American adults have prediabetes but less than 16 percent know they have...
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A partnership between the Muskegon Correctional Facility (MCF) and the Muskegon YMCA has provided the local community with over 4,600 pounds of fresh produce since 2019. Through the Horticulture Program at the MCF, incarcerated people gain hands-on experience with gardening,...
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Grant supports efforts to offer free or reduced-cost swim lessons    [Muskegon, MI}– Safety Around Water for Muskegon area third grade students was chosen as one of 102 youth programs from the USA Swimming Foundation’s nationwide network of swim lesson providers...
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Higi’s Stations and technology enhance the Y’s efforts to change the trajectory of chronic disease in the Muskegon community through identification and early intervention  Muskegon County, Michigan and Chicago, IL – February 23, 2022 – Higi, a consumer health engagement...
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The YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program (YDPP) is a year-long lifestyle change program, but for one group it has become so much more. An alumni group of four participants who started the YDPP back in February of 2019 have continued to...
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These past few months, third grade students have been back in the pool and learning to be as safe around water as they can be. Several area school districts participate in the YMCA Safety Around Water program throughout the school...
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