News & Updates

YMCA Megathon Was a Mega Success

On Saturday Febraury 28, approximately 250 YMCA members and people from the community gathered at the Kelowna Family Y and H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre to participate in a variety of fun fitness challenges during the YMCA’s 2nd Annual Megathon event. This fundraising event brought in over $19,000 for the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign, giving Read More

YMCA Coach Approach® Program

Jessica Holliday knew her health was a priority but life kept getting in the way. On top of being a mother of four children, she also battles with Thoracic Outlet disorder which leaves her in chronic pain. Due to many struggles, including four different surgeries meant to correct her disorder, Jessica fell into a depression Read More

Heroes are Popping up Everywhere

On Monday, January 12 the YMCA of Okanagan launched the registration of its 2nd annual Megathon event, rallying members of the community to be a ‘hero for kids’ by signing up for their own personal fitness challenge and raising funds for local children. “This event concept is new and exciting,” explains Pam Murkin, YMCA Fund Development Read More