Capital District YMCA Selects Brian Fabre as Director of Annual Giving

Capital District YMCA Selects Brian Fabre as Director of Annual Giving The Capital District YMCA is pleased to announce the hire of Brian Fabre for the position of Director of Annual Giving. Under the direction of the Senior Vice President of Association Advancement, Fabre will coordinate the annual giving campaign and assist with special events

Capital District YMCA Selects Rifat Filkins as Director of Community Development

Capital District YMCA Selects Rifat Filkins as Director of Community Development The Capital District YMCA is pleased to announce the hire of Rifat Filkins for the position of Director of Community Development for the association. Under the direction of the Senior Vice President of Association Advancement, Filkins will manage and develop social programs focused on

Help Us Feed Local Families

Help us Feed Local Families this Thanksgiving Help us feed local families this Thanksgiving by donating to our Basket Brigade! We are collecting monetary and food donations to help fill Thanksgiving baskets with a full meal! We are hosting food drives on the following dates: Saturday, October 16 from 9 to 11am Wednesday, November 3 from 5:30 to 7pm

Capital District YMCA Selects Tovah Lisky as Senior Vice President of Association Advancement

Capital District YMCA Selects Tovah Lisky as Senior Vice President of Association Advancement The Capital District YMCA is pleased to announce the hire of Tovah Lisky for the position of Senior Vice President of Association Advancement. Under the direction of the President/CEO, Lisky will direct all functions of the Financial Development office in annual, capital

Guest Passes Are Back

Guest Passes Are Back As a Capital District YMCA member, you again have access to Free Guest Passes, to bring your friends and family to the Y! Bring a friend to a yoga class, to swim in the pool, or try out our basketball courts. All are welcome at the Y! For everyone’s safety, you’re welcome

Capital District YMCA Selects Melissa Bellew as Association Vice President of Operations

Capital District YMCA Selects Melissa Bellew as Association Vice President of Operations The Capital District YMCA is pleased to announce the addition of Melissa Bellew to the senior management team, as the new Vice President of Operations for the association.   Reporting to the Senior Vice President/COO, Melissa will oversee operations in all branches as

New Mask Protocols

May 18, 2021

New Mask-Wearing Protocols at the Capital District YMCA COVID-19 Health & Safety Updates Thank you for your continued kindness and grace as we work to navigate this once-in-lifetime pandemic. In response to your requests, and upon review of the guidelines regarding vaccination verification, beginning Wednesday, May 26, we will move to the honor system regarding

How to Support the Asian Community

How to Support the Asian Community A horrific and heartbreaking surge in violence against Asian Americans & Pacific Islanders (AAPI) is happening across the US. Together, it is our responsibility to condemn hate and create lasting social change. How can you support the AAPI community? Learn more about the history of Asians in America Anti-Asian

We Celebrate Women’s History Month

We Celebrate Women’s History Month Valiant Women of the Vote We celebrate the countless women who have fought valiantly for women’s rights. Here are a few of them: Dr. Mabel Ping-Hua Lee, Advocate for women’s suffrage & Chinese immigrant women’s rights, and member of the New York Women’s Political Equality League Shirley Chisholm, first African American woman elected to Congress, first woman and African American to seek

“Capital District YMCA Holds Inaugural Drive-Thru Holiday Party”

December 7, 2020

“Capital District YMCA Holds Inaugural Drive-Thru Holiday Party” “Well, there’s no doubt the holidays will look a lot different this year. But local organizers at the Capital District YMCA are taking creative measures to continue to spread holiday cheer. They held their first drive-thru holiday party Saturday. It’s for the members of the Circle of