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Krystal’s & Olivia’s Story

Krystal’s Y story has many exciting chapters, the first of which began 8 years ago when she lost her vision as a result of diabetes. She decided to pursue finding a guide dog, but it wasn’t that simple. First she had to start exercising in order to … [Read more...]

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Nate’s & Nina’s Story

At the Y, we strengthen community through youth development because we believe that a community is stronger when all children have the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. The best way to do this is by providing them a safe … [Read more...]

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Ed’s Story

For many, the YMCA serves as a place to access critical physical rehabilitation support. That is certainly true for Ed, a 62-year-old retired railroad engineer from South Dakota, who began a membership at the Downtown Y in 2016 in order to maintain … [Read more...]

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Message from Y Partner, Saint Alphonsus: AVOIDING WINTER INJURIES

Avoiding Winter Injuries Winter sports are a great way to stay active during colder months, especially if you participate with common sense and caution. Do not take on more than your skill level will safely allow and wear protective equipment to … [Read more...]

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Christmas Run Social Media Contest – WIN A FIT BIT!

Snap, Share, Win! Share your Christmas Run pics for a chance to win a FIT BIT FLEX 2® and 1 FREE entry into your next Y race! It's simple! Just snap, post, and include both hashtags: #ymcachristmasrun #saintalphonsus Winner will be … [Read more...]

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GIVE THE GIFT of Good Health This Holiday Season!

This holiday season, give the gift of health to someone you love. Whether it is for membership or a program, we have gift certificates to meet your needs. Simply stop by a YMCA facility today and visit the front desk.  A staff person will gladly … [Read more...]

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Join by Jan 31, and we’ll WAIVE THE JOIN FEE!

When you join the Y, you're committing to more than simply becoming healthier.  You are supporting the values and programs that strengthen your community. At the Y, children learn what they can achieve, families spend quality time together, and we … [Read more...]

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Burn the Bird 2016

Burn off that Thanksgiving feast with a friend at the Caldwell Family YMCA. Bring friends and family for FREE to participate in any of the following classes on Friday, November 25! Dry classes Silver Sneakers, 9am Cycle 10:15am Bootcamp, … [Read more...]

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Wash your car, support the Y!

On Friday, October 21, Like Nu Car Was will donate $1 to the Treasure Valley Family YMCA for every car washed! Here's how it works. Visit a Like Nu Car Wash on Friday, October 21, between 7:30am and 8pm (8am-6pm Chinden location). Get a YMCA … [Read more...]

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Caldwell YMCA -Construction Planned for Fall of 2016

What? In order to better meet the needs of our members, the Caldwell Family YMCA will undergo a remodel and refresh project in October-January. These changes, made possible by generous community support, will include: » NEW! Ceiling to the … [Read more...]