Strengthening Communities for 60 Years

March 22, 2017

Celebrating our Diamond Anniversary

March 27, 2017, marks the 60th anniversary of the YMCA of the Suncoast, a charitable organization that began with a powerful idea and belief — to strengthen the foundations of community. Sixty years ago (March 27, 1957) that was our cause, and it’s our cause today.

Healthy Kids Day: April 29

February 16, 2017

Charge into Summer!

YMCA of the Suncoast Healthy Kids Day

On Saturday, April 29, the YMCA of the Suncoast is holding a free community event to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active. YMCA's Healthy Kids Day® , the Y's national initiative to improve families' health and well-being, features games, healthy cooking demonstrations, arts and crafts and more to motivate and teach families how to develop a healthy routine at home.

April Member News

March 27, 2017

Best Summer Ever Starts with Healthy Kids Day

Nothing charges kids up like summer and the Y starts every year with Healthy Kids Day. Join us, on April 29 for free fun events- open to the public- for families to nuture kids' spirits, minds and bodies.

Creative and Delicious Fundraising

March 24, 2017

Luke the "Breadman" bakes up delicious support for our Annual Campaign

The Y sets itself apart with the support of staff, volunteers and donors who help make it possible to never turn anyone away for inability to pay.  

NP Luke Bread FundraiserWe are continuosly amazed by the support we receive from the community. Luke, a 5th grader at Booker Creek Elementary, is one of those people who has supported--and amazed us.  He took his talent, combined it with a school project and created a delicious fundraiser for our annual campaign.

YMCA of the Suncoast Diamond Anniversary

March 23, 2017

Timeline for Suncoast Events

March 27, 2017, marks the 60th anniversary of the YMCA of the Suncoast, a charitable organization that began with a powerful idea and belief — to strengthen the foundations of community. Sixty years ago (March 27, 1957) that was our cause, and it’s our cause today. Here's a timeline of historic highlights for the YMCA of the Suncoast.

Teen Leaders Dedicated to Ecycling

March 22, 2017

Our Teen Leaders Clubs are doing something great for the communities they serve by recycling electronic devices. The club is partnering with eCycle Florida to provide each YMCA of the Suncoast location the weekend of April 29-30, with several 4x4x4 bins to collect recyclable items (see list below). For every pound collected the club will receive 15 cents.

You Can’t Afford to Ignore Prediabetes

March 20, 2017

Diabetes Alert Day is March 28

Tuesday, March 28, is American Diabetes Association (ADA) Alert Day®, and the YMCA of the Suncoast wants everyone to know their risk for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes, as well as preventive steps they can take today to reduce the chances of developing the disease.

March Member News

March 01, 2017

Getting Kids Active

With a commitment to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y knows physical activity is essential to every child’s health, but many children in the U.S. could benefit from more active play.

16th Annual Kids’ Fishing Rodeo

16th Annual Kids’ Fishing Rodeo

February 24, 2017

The 16th Annual Kids' Fishing Rodeo Classic will be held at Pier 60, in Clearwater, on Saturday, April 29, at 8 a.m. For more information please contact the Clearwater YMCA.

Needlework at the Y

February 20, 2017

More than a workout!

There are many reasons to join the Y - building endurance, losing weight, strengthening your heart. When you join the Y, you’re committing to more than simply becoming healthier. You are supporting the values and programs that strengthen your community. Here's a story about a group of active ladies from the Greater Palm Harbor YMCA that decide to build more than muscle- one stitch at a time. 
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