Tag: Shuford Y

Swim Lessons For All

The YMCA of Catawba Valley has a goal to teach everyone in the community to swim.  It is our goal that no one goes without access to swim lessons.  Y swim lessons also teach more than just how to swim.  They teach water safety so everyone can be safe in and around water whether they […]

The Y: A Place for Cancer Survivors

The Y is a place that is truly a representation of the community.  At the Y, you will see people of every background, race, and financial status all together talking to each and being together.  As you think about open to all, what does that mean to you?  Does it mean those who are in […]

YMCA Basketball is Here

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Many people know that James Naismith began basketball in Springfield Massachusettes with peach baskets as a program for troubled youth.  Did you it was actually done at a Y gymnasium.  Without the Y there would be no basketball.  YMCA basketball has grown from 18 children in a gym to over 300 million participants worldwide.

YMCA Childcare Serves All

At the YMCA of Catawba Valley, we serve families in many different ways.  One way is to serve them offering childcare services for children ages 0 to 5.  The beauty of our childcare is that YMCA childcare serves all children regardless of age, background, ethnicity, socioeconomic factors or any other factors.  It is the mission […]