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YMCA Calgary & First Calgary Financial: A signature partnership Empowering Youth with Financial Literacy Skills

November 22, 2018

Calgary AB – A $120,000 investment by First Calgary Financial in the YMCA Achievement Program (YMAP) means youth who are new to Canada will belong, grow, thrive and lead through impactful YMCA experiences, including improving their financial literacy. The YMCA Achievement Program (YMAP) is an afterschool program that supports newcomer youth in Calgary. YMAP supports […]

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Outdoor School for Homeschool Families

September 28, 2018

Camp Chief Hector YMCA offers Outdoor School for families who homeschool their kids. FAMILY OUTDOOR SCHOOL is an exciting opportunity for the whole family to experience Outdoor Education at Camp! This 3-night, 4-day Outdoor School experience runs from June 10-13. This program is a great way to get unplugged, reconnect with your family and get […]

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Why programs are so great!

August 29, 2018

Last week we did a poll on Twitter to see how many people planned to register for a fall program. 22% are still unsure. While there are lots of ways to keep active and maintain your level of fitness independently, there are some excellent benefits to taking a program. Some benefits of program participation are: […]

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