Category: Press Releases

July 02, 2015
ORLANDO, FL – (June 30, 2015) – The YMCA of Central Florida today announced the appointment of Gilbert Garcia as Executive Director at Osceola County YMCA Family Center in Kissimmee, FL. In this role, Garcia will lead the operations, community development and financial development initiatives at the Osceola Y. “Gilbert Garcia has directed successful outcomes with proven YMCA leadership experience,” said Jake Steger, District Vice President, YMCA of Central Florida.… [...]
June 04, 2015
Communities for Health, a Healthier Workforce Initiative for Working Families Begins as Pilot in Orlando and aims to combat preventable chronic illnesses ORLANDO - June 4, 2015 – Today, Sodexo, Inc. and the YMCA of Central Florida announced a healthier workforce initiative designed in partnership by the two organizations to improve the quality of life for individuals, families and communities. Communities for Health, a 3-year pilot program with the YMCA… [...]
June 03, 2014
The YCF Loreleis, a competitive and developmental synchronized swim team at the YMCA Aquatic Center, has been qualified to compete at the 2014 USA National Synchronized Swimming competition in Seattle, Washington June 27 - July 5. The YCF Loreleis was founded in 1975 by Mary Rose, an award-winning synchronized swimmer. This is the first time in the past 24 year that this team has qualified to compete at the national level.… [...]

2014 Press Releases

January 03, 2014
Stay informed about the latest news and developments about the Y of Central Florida’s efforts to strengthen community through Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility.     YMCA of Central Florida Announces Charlie Egerton to Lead 2014 Annual Campaign [...]

2013 Press Releases

January 08, 2013
Get the latest news and developments at the Y of Central Florida, one of Central Florida's largest nonprofits committed to strengthening the communities it serves. YMCA of Central Florida Honors Top 2012 Volunteers and Donors at Annual Meeting Glen Davis Elected Chair of YMCA of Central Florida Metro Board 22nd Annual Arthur "Pappy" Kennedy MLK Prayer Breakfast Welcomes speaker Dr. Fitz Hill YMCA’s 19th Annual Celebration of Prayer to Feature… [...]
June 05, 2012
Stay informed about the latest news and developments about the Y of Central Florida's efforts to strengthen community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.   YMCA of Central Florida to Honor Donors at Annual Festival of Trees Celebration Titusville YMCA Receives $10,000 Grant from Jess Parrish Medical Foundation for Youth Scholarships YMCA Aquatics Center hosts International MATE ROV Competition YMCA of Central Florida Kicks-Off Pool Season with Safe… [...]