Dominique Wilkins Shares His Testimony of Living with Type 2 Diabetes
Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
Dominique Wilkins, an NBA Hall of Fame member, former Atlanta Hawks star and Dr. P. Phillips Y member shared his inspiring journey of living with Type 2 Diabetes with members of the community on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at the Dr. P. Phillips YMCA.
A year after Dominique Wilkins retired from playing professional basketball, he was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. Wilkins said, "I trained for years, but when I retired I stopped working out consistently, but I continued to eat the sa
Celebrating Our Donors and Real Change
Monday, November 5th, 2012
At the Y, we're bigger than a health club. That's why the Roper YMCA hosted our Major Donor Celebration dinner at the Garden Building in Downtown, Winter Garden. At the event, we recognized donors that made contributions of $1,000 or more to the Roper Y Youth Scholarship Campaign. This particular campaign helps keep less fortunate kids off the street and gives them opportunities to learn, grow and thrive.
The Roper Y is committed to developing youth, promoting a healthy lifes