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Association-Wide Impact Message

  The YMCA of South Florida held its 14th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Inspirational Weekend January 12-15 with nearly 700 community and business leaders. The tribute to Dr. King’s Legacy started as a breakfast in Broward County but has grown over the years to include a luncheon in Miami and a Day of Service.…



After Irma: Coming Together as a Community

Due to Hurricane Irma, this past month has been a hard one for many South Florida residents – especially those having to spend days without power and potable water. This led to a loss of the pre-hurricane food residents had purchased, extreme heat, and an inability to cook hot meals. Many of those who were…



Florida Blue Water Safety Awareness Weekend

You’re invited to take part in our Florida Blue Water Safety Awareness Weekend of activities in support of drowning prevention and water safety education. KICKING IT OFF! CREATING A NEW WAVE OF IMPACT ANNOUNCEMENT BY FLORIDA BLUE Thursday, July 27 10 AM @ WESTON Y CHILLIN' OUT! FAMILY NIGHT AT THE POOL Visit one of our…



Swim for Jenny Week

Broward and Miami-Dade counties to children who are non-swimmers or have limited swimming abilities. Spaces are limited and given on a first come, first-served basis. You must register in person at a local YMCA.      


By: Grady Smith