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December 01, 2020

YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka and Cravings Fine Food announce partnership to celebrate the Holidays

Local catering company to support "100 Reasons Y" campaign with Holiday dinner sales Just in time to celebrate Giving Tuesday, Cravings Fine…

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October 07, 2020

October 2020 Update

As chair of the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka, I am pleased to share that we remain committed to building a new Y in Downtown Barrie. Now more than…

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August 07, 2020

Update on the Barrie Capital Project

An important update from Rob Armstrong, CEO, YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka has…

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July 13, 2020

July 2020 Update

Our staff and volunteers continue to work diligently on plans for our new YMCA in Downtown Barrie. In May, the re-zoning of our property on…

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May 07, 2020

Rezoning Application of Central Lands Approved by Barrie City Council

On April 28th, Barrie City Council approved HIP Development's application for the rezoning of the Barrie Central lands. “This is a major…

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December 20, 2019

Peggy Hill Commits $100,000 to the YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka’s “100 Reasons Y” Capital Campaign

The YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka announced today that local realtor, Peggy Hill, of the Peggy Hill Team in Barrie, Ontario, has committed $100,00…

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November 26, 2019

A New Y for Barrie – Project Milestones (as of Nov.21, 19)

Site Selection: Downtown identified through stakeholder engagement as the best location to serve Barrie’s growing population. Third-party…

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November 15, 2019

The Y We Need for the Barrie We Want

We are thrilled to share that we have volunteered to take on the roles of Campaign Co-chairs for the “100 Reasons Y” Capital Campaign for a…

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November 12, 2018

Building a New Y Together

Last week at our 4th Annual Spotlight Gala, we celebrated over 100 years of the YMCA serving the community. Although the programs, services…

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May 31, 2018

A New Kind of Y in Downtown Barrie

The YMCA is committed to building a new kind of Y in downtown Barrie. With our partners, we will create a centre of community where everyone…

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YMCA Mission:My Y is dedicated to the growth of all persons in spirit, mind and body, and to their sense of belonging to each other and the global community.
YMCA Vision:My Y inspires people to reach their full potential.
YMCA Values:Caring, Honesty, Inclusion, Respect, Responsibility

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