Lights on After-school is a nationwide event celebrated every year to focus the importance of after-school programs and their role in keeping kids safe, encouraging them to learn and helping working families. This year the YMCA participated in the event with their “Lights on STEM Celebration” where counselors and children took part in fun STEM…Read more
The Y.O.K.O. Boxing is punching their way into more championship events! On Saturday, October 8th, 2016 at 6 pm, the YMCA Boxing Team will be at at the Floyd Patterson Boxing club to participate in the 1St Mid-Hudson Valley Metro Vs Adirondack Championships. Representing the team will be Ivan “WOLVERINE” Romero and Michelle “Shadow Kat”…Read more
On September 24th 2016, the YMCA opened its doors to current matches and past successful participants for a Gym & Swim. The event was finalized with a commemorating ceremony. Active mentoring match received certificate of participation and past successful participants were awarded graduation certificates. It was definitely moving to witness how impactful mentoring has been in…Read more
The Yonkers Family YMCA is proud to announce that one of our own, Mr. Jonathan “Karma” Inglese is the NEW 114 NOVICE CHAMPION!!! He is ranked #1 in his division in the entire state of New York!!! To quote Coach Morrison, “WE DO BIG THING, YA HURD!!” Keep on pushing Y.O.K.O. Boxing! You represent the Y with excellence.
During a great event this weekend, Jonathan Inglese won his bout in a decisive manner with a 3-0 decision. Sadly, Ivan Romero lost his match with a questionable 2-1 decision. As always, our team remained composed and professional during this event. The YMCA congratulates Jonathan and Ivan on their performance and continues to support them…Read more