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We Are a Launching New, Improved Website!

The new site will go live in October WINSTON-SALEM — The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina is launching a new and improved website to further enhance the experience for members at the Y. “All of the things you love about the Y and the programs you can sign up for will still be there, but


Pink Pump is Back for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Help us kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month by joining us for “Pink Pump.” Please wear pink and come rock out to your favorite songs during this special Body Pump class. Multiple locations and times! Robinhood RoadOctober 1 at 9:30am YadkinOctober 2 at 8:10am Jerry LongOctober 2 at 8:15am DavieOctober 2 at 9:00am KernersvilleOctober 4


Davie Family YMCA Awarded $1.2 Million Grant

The grant will go toward programs addressing summer learning loss and achievement gaps, in partnership with Davie County Schools MOCKSVILLE — The Davie Family YMCA was awarded a 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant worth $1.2 million over the next three years, which will help achieve educational equity.  This grant will serve 200 students at


Updated Mask Policy

The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina is dedicated to the safety and health of our members, our staff and our entire community. Since the onset of COVID-19 in our community, our Y has continually adapted programming and protocols to go above and beyond in keeping you safe. Effective September 1 at 5:00pm, face coverings are


Excel After the Bell with YMCA’s Before and After School Academy

Before and After School Academy is focused on key outcomes that impact a child’s lifelong success. The outcomes we will measure are: academic support, sense of belonging, building confidence, growth and development, and character development. The lessons learned in school are enhanced and expanded on through a dedicated curriculum that emphasizes reading, STEM and math.


The Y Helps Children Shine Brightly This School Year With Our Bright Beginnings Program

Bright Beginnings ensures more children have the supplies they need to start the school year off right WINSTON-SALEM — The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina’s Bright Beginnings program is returning as the next school year is fast approaching. A new school year means getting new backpacks, school supplies, and clothes for students to help them


YMCA Honors Darle Shouse as Red Triangle Inductee

Shouse Receives Highest Honor Given to YMCA of Northwest North Carolina Volunteers Winston-Salem (2021) – The YMCA has meant something to Darle Shouse for a long time.  Born and raised in Rural Hall, when given the chance to swim Darle would take the bus to the Spruce Street YMCA in downtown Winston-Salem to swim. It’s


Virtual Y Launches as an Added Benefit for Y Members

WINSTON-SALEM — The Y is now available for members anytime and anywhere! Virtual YMCA is now accessible through the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina’s website and mobile app.  Members can now have exclusive access to on demand and live group exercise classes at no additional cost. “This past year has shown us that having a


Our New and Improved Mobile App is Here!

Did you hear? The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina just launched a brand new mobile app that helps our wellness community stay active and healthy at the Y and at home! Download our app and enjoy access to: Find and reserve your spot in group exercise classes and the pool Set goals and track your


The Y Helps Children Learn to be Safe Around Water

The YMCA of Northwest North Carolina increases availability of water safety and swim lessons in underserved communities WINSTON-SALEM – As part of the Y’s commitment to reduce drowning rates and keep kids safe in and around the water, the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina will provide scholarships for swim instruction and water safety to children