News & Updates

YMCA Cycle for Strong Kids Raises a Record $75,000 to Support Okanagan Children and Families

YMCA of Okanagan smashed its event fundraising record on Saturday, raising $75,000 at its 9th Annual Cycle for Strong Kids event. In 2014, the event raised $63,000. Held at the H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre, nearly 300 participants raised funds and took part in unintimidating hourly stationary cycle classes with music, prizes, snacks and more. Read More

2015 Healthy Kids Report

85 percent of Canadian parents say it takes effort to be a healthy role model for their kids. Parents more likely to cite outside influences as excellent role models for their child On May 28, 2015, the YMCA released the 2015 YMCA Healthy Kids Report which unveiled that parents are finding it difficult to set Read More