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YMCA to offer students a place to learn virtually (access required)

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Another local nonprofit has stepped up to help working parents whose children will attend school virtually this fall. The YMCA of Greater Rochester Inc. has introduced Y School of ROC, a way for students to continue their education in a ...

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YMCA earns grant for STEM programs (access required)

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The Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation has announced its cohort for STEM 2035, a $5.5 million initiative through which grant funding and technical assistance will be provided to existing afterschool and summer science, technology, engineering and math programs. The YMCA ...

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YMCA completes expansion of Camp Cory (access required)

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The YMCA of Greater Rochester has completed its first major expansion at Camp Lawrence Cory in nearly a century. The first phase of a multiyear project, the Camp Cory expansion doubles the day camp capacity, giving the Y the ability ...

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Great expectations for Pittsford YMCA at ceremonial groundbreaking (access required)

One hundred local business and community leaders, dignitaries, funders and a half dozen children were on hand Monday for the YMCA of Greater Rochester’s new Pittsford facility’s ceremonial groundbreaking. (Photo by Velvet Spicer)

One hundred local business and community leaders, dignitaries, funders and a half dozen children were on hand Monday for the ceremonial groundbreaking of the YMCA of Greater Rochester’s new Pittsford facility. “Woohoo, we made it,” cheered George Romell, YMCA president ...

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UR Medicine to add health services to area YMCAs (access required)

UR Medicine CEO Mark Taubman M.D. at a press gathering Tuesday.  (Provided photo)

The YMCA of Greater Rochester and University of Rochester Medicine have signed an 11-year agreement to collaborate on a range of health services that will be available at YMCA locations across the region. It is the only agreement of its ...

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YMCA gets $500,000 boost from M&T (access required)

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M&T Bank has pledged $500,000 to the YMCA of Greater Rochester to help build one of the nation’s biggest YMCA facilities. The gift is the largest corporate donation to the new, southeastern region YMCA and establishes M&T as the project’s ...

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