Member Stories

We Build People, share in their stories

Each month, a Y member is nominated to be the YMCA Member of the Month and to share their story as an encouragement to other Y members. Read the stories below, and see how your Y is strengthening this community through the individual lives that are touched every day. If you have a Y story you want to share or a member you want to nominate, please see the Welcome Center.

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"Financial Assistance is amazing. It makes membership affordable and Lori is one of the nicest people in the world- it's not a hard process." Carlos was uneasy at first about feeling out of place, but soon found that the people who work at the Y and even other members were happy to help him.

» Carlos Cabrera | Read More