Recent News

2021 Canada Day Statement

July 1, 2021

While July 1st is a time of celebration and rest for many, YMCA Calgary would also like to recognize how challenging a year it has been. There has been a lot to be thankful for, but this is also a time to pause and reflect on where we have been, and where we want to […]

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YMCA Camp Riveredge Tipi Story

June 24, 2021

Written by: Sarena Provost, Indigenous Manager YMCA Camp Riveredge is situated along the banks of the Elbow River, where the Blackfoot people traditionally used to hold summer ceremonies. YMCA Camp Riveredge has always had tipi’s put up every summer for a culturally safe space for morning smudging, programming, and to be used to shelter groups […]

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#YLiftingSpirits Winner

March 10, 2021

Happy March! We are happy to announce the winner of our #YLiftingSpirits challenge. We held our Y Lifting Spirits challenge to help improve the mental and physical health of our communities. It turned out to be a great success, and we cannot thank everyone enough for participating in the challenge with us and building such […]

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