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4 01, 2021

Philanthropy at the Heart of Community – YMCA Receives $1 Million Transformative Gift

2022-01-17T16:48:57+00:00

Igniting hope through times of challenge, change and uncertainty. The YMCA of Greater Halifax/Dartmouth is pleased to announce it has received a $1M donation to help support our work with youth in the community. When Paul and Debbie Lavers contacted the YMCA indicating their desire to support the YMCA and its work in the community, [...]

Philanthropy at the Heart of Community – YMCA Receives $1 Million Transformative Gift2022-01-17T16:48:57+00:00
27 10, 2020

Empowering Young Women Through Basketball

2021-08-27T18:56:27+00:00

Empowering Young Women Through BasketballMarlon SolisCommunications ManagerYMCA of Greater Halifax/DartmouthEmpowering our communities is never a one-time “done and dusted” deal. This is especially true for the Community YMCA with 70 years a community built around basketball that has impacted youth well beyond the sport into their education, wellbeing, careers, and identity.  Since founding the Maritime Elite Girls Basketball Academy (MEGA) based out of the Community YMCA Coach Lezlie States has been dedicated to address missing avenues of support for young women in the Northend of Halifax [...]

Empowering Young Women Through Basketball2021-08-27T18:56:27+00:00