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  • After School, Kids Discover Their Potential at the Y
    August 10, 2017

    As children transition from summer to fall, the YMCA of Snohomish County is offering programs to school-aged children throughout Snohomish County to keep youth active, busy, and engaged during out-of-school time. Through a well-rounded approach to youth development, the Y’s programs offer activities in a caring and safe environment during the critical hours after school. Whether through sports, mentorship, or academic support, the Y nurtures the potential of youth throughout the school year.

  • Volunteers Bring Fun to Children to Get Them Outside
    July 28, 2017

    MARYSVILLE — They bring books and dodgeball to the kids.

    This is the second summer that volunteers from the Marysville YMCA and Marysville School District have come to apartment complexes to encourage children to play in the sun, and offered books and snacks in the shade.

  • Monroe Asked to Bring Back YMCA Contributions
    July 24, 2017

    In the spirit of partnership to better the community, the Monroe Y has asked the City Council for funding assistance. Martha Dankers, the board chair for the Monroe Y, made the pitch to City Council at its July 11 meeting, but did not propose a dollar amount. The request is to revive a partnership that was halted by the Great Recession and meet to discuss figures and programs. Community funding, Dankers said, helps with swim lessons for low-income members and their families.