Y Story: Christina Pape

Staff spotlight. Introducing Christina. "I love being at the Y, and I know that everyone here loves supporting the communities we serve."

At the YMCA, we believe in people. We see their potential. We find strength in telling stories of our differences and find inspiration in sharing our diversity – all with the purpose of bringing us closer together.

Meet Christina, a dedicated and passionate tutoring supervisor at the YMCA in Calgary. Her role focuses on supporting high school students in math and science, with the goal of removing barriers to high school completion. Christina has been in her current role for less than a year but has been with the YMCA for a year and a half. Christina is proud of the positive impact this has had on the students and volunteers she works with.

“I get to see firsthand how the effort I put in to supporting these kids makes a positive impact.”

Her passion for teaching math and helping others led her to the YMCA, where she saw an opportunity to make a positive impact on the community. Christina values the YMCA's mission to create community and opportunities for all. She has made it her goal to build a sense of community among students and volunteers by organizing events and sessions that bring people together and support each other.

Christina is impressed by the passion and dedication of her colleagues and the sense of community fostered by the YMCA. Her goal is to create equal opportunities for all people, regardless of their background or socioeconomic status. Christina is committed to the YMCA and the positive impact it has on the community. Her role allows her to grow professionally and personally, and she is grateful for the opportunities provided by the YMCA.

“I love being at the Y, and I know that everyone here loves supporting the communities we serve.”

Behind the scenes, Christina is driven by the effort and commitment of her colleagues and the passion and loyalty they have for the YMCA. They are willing to go the extra mile to ensure that the YMCA is providing the best services and opportunities for the community. Christina is proud to be a part of this team and to be making a positive impact in the lives of the students she works with.

If you have a Y Story, reach out to us at communications@calgary.ymca.ca