Stamford YMCA Receives $10,000 from United Way of Western Connecticut
Stamford YMCA Receives $10,000 from United Way of Western Connecticut for Youth Academics, Fitness and Social Skills Grant for 2022-23 After School Programming will help increase access for families and expand enrichment activities The Stamford YMCA, a fully equipped community fitness facility and youth program provider in downtown Stamford, announced today that it was awarded…Read More
WITH HEAVY HEARTS, WE MOURN THE LOSS OF OUR LONG-TIME MEMBER AND FRIEND, JOHN BOCCHINO, JUNE 12, 1933 – MAY 14, 2022
John has been a member of the Stamford YMCA since 1958. In the past 64 years, he has brightened our Y with his every visit. A few years ago, when asked what has kept him here, John stated, “it’s all about the people.” he has made many lifelong friends at the Y, including fellow members,…Read More
⚠️ COVID-19 Update Effective 12/21/21
The safety of our members and staff is our top priority. We are following State of CT’s updated state guidelines as of December 21, 2021, at 8 pm for gyms. Our policy has been revised. Face masks are required to be worn by all staff and members at all times while you are at the Stamford…Read More
UPDATED MASK POLICY EFFECTIVE 11/8/21
The safety of our members and staff is our top priority. To provide you with a meaningful, supportive, and safer Y experience for our members and staff, the Stamford Family YMCA has updated its mask policy beginning Monday, November 8, 2021. All members and staff will be required to show proof of vaccination. Members and…Read More
DUDLEY WILLIAMS – We adored him and will miss him forever.
NOVEMBER 4, 1955 – MAY 21, 2021 Dudley Williams exemplified humanity and humility. We are grateful to have known him and are better for the experience. We adored him and will miss him forever. The Stamford Family YMCARead More
Welcome Kai Bjornstad, Membership Director – to our Y!
Join us in welcoming Kai Bjornstad, our new Membership Director, to the Stamford Family YMCA. Kai has been employed with the Stamford YMCA for the past two years and has worked at the DarienlYMCA. He is a NASM certified personal trainer, a Corrective Exercise Specialist through NASM, a Lifeguard, and is now Membership Director at the Stamford…Read More
Stamford Family YMCA Receives $20,000 Operational Grant from the Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation
Thank You, Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation! We would like to express our gratitude for your generous grant of $20,000 to support the Stamford Family YMCA’s general operating needs. In these uncertain times, the YMCA continues to support youth and families. We have remained flexible to the unpredicted needs of the community and have applied our…Read More
Stamford Family YMCA Receives $2500 from the Crane Fund for Widows and Children
The Crane Fund for Widows and Children generously awarded a $2500 grant to the Stamford Family YMCA. Their gift will be used to support youth engagement and development at LEAD Academy, the organization’s out-of-school program. This year, in response to adjustments in educational programs offered by Stamford Public Schools, the Stamford Family YMCA is offering the…Read More
Stamford Family YMCA Receives $25,000 Grant from the Legg Mason
Thank You, Legg Mason! We would like to express our gratitude for your generous grant of $25,000 to this year’s Summer Camp. Our campers engage in activities that support their physical and emotional development and emerge as thoughtful contributors to their groups. They participate in various sports, arts & crafts, dance, special events, theme-based field…Read More
Welcome Back! We Missed You! Re-Opening Monday, June 22, 2020.
At the Stamford Family YMCA, everything we do is guided by our commitment to strengthening the community, no matter the challenges we face. In mid-March, the COVID-19 crisis forced us to make one of the toughest decisions in our Y’s history, temporarily closing our facility. It was the right thing to do for our community.…Read More