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Athletes Achieving

Earning a place on a varsity sports team requires skill, time and work. Often that hard work is rewarded with a letterman jacket which is traditionally worn by high school students to represent team pride as well as to display personal achievement.

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swim-lessons

A Splash of Confidence

As part of our commitment to reduce drowning rates and keep kids safe in and around the water, the Tampa Y will provide free water safety and swim lessons for students from two local Title I schools.

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Fun Fitness for All

Before treadmills, dumbbells and bar bells, remember when we used to go to the playground to exercise? From monkey bars to playing catch…we didn’t need much to get a good workout.

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90 Years Young

  Like he does every other week day, George Kosan walked into the North Brandon Family YMCA on March 28th for his 5:30am workout. But this time, a surprise was in store for him. Y volunteers, board members and staff organized a 90th birthday party for George. The celebration was fit for a king…complete with…

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Keep Our Kids Safe

  Child sexual abuse is one of the most prevalent, most hidden risks kids face. Statistics reveal 1 in 10 children in the U.S. will be sexually abused before their 18th birthday. Sadly, in more than 90 percent of reported cases, the abuser is someone the child knows and trusts.   For Child Abuse Prevention…

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Tom-and-Jennifer

Brighter Futures Start Here

Hundreds of community members recently had the unique opportunity to witness how the Tampa YMCA helps shape brighter futures for local kids, adults and families. More than 500 guests came together to BUILD A BETTER US last month at the Regions Community Impact Dinner.

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TreadmillTuesday

Make Your Miles Matter

We demand a rematch and we need your help! The Tampa YMCA and YMCA of Florida’s First Coast are going head-to-head once again in the 2017 Treadmill Tuesday Rematch – a competition between the Tampa Bay and Northeast Florida communities for the greatest distance traveled on a treadmill. This free event takes place next Tuesday,…

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Layla's-House

5 Years of Shaping Young Lives

  Five years ago on Valentine’s Day, the Tampa Y partnered with Champions for Children to open Layla’s House – an early learning facility in Sulphur Springs training parents and caregivers to be their child’s first teacher.   Layla’s House is named after Layla Chami, who died from leukemia at age 16 back in 2008….

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5 Years of Shaping Young Lives

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