Building Community Through the Y

Success stories happen because of the generosity of Y donors, volunteers and staff. Because of you, children learn to swim, families have a safe place to spend time together, and active older adults find community. At the Y, we are a community built on care.

Read on for Y stories from your local YMCA of Greensboro association.

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Jordan: How being a Y summer camp counselor kickstarted her career. 

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Marie: LIVESTRONG at the Y gave her friendship.

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Rachel: Y swim lessons gave her daughter confidence.

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Nicholas: How swimming at the Y helped him grow stronger.
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McKenzie: One of the most accomplished swimmers in GCY's history.
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Ellie: How the Y helped her become a top swimmer.
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Jane: How LIVESTRONG at the Y gave her friendship and made her a "joiner."

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Freda: How the Y helped her beat cancer.

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Shyvonne: Learn why Shyvonne was voted Camp Weaver Youth of the Year.

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Whitley: How the Y helped her follow her dreams.

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