Nonprofits http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7490/more en Mom Sues Ohio YMCA, Claims Son with Down Syndrome Was Excluded from Programs http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/mom-sues-ohio-ymca-claims-son-down-syndrome-was-excluded-programs <div class="node-body article-body">The suit accuses the YMCA of violating the Americans with Disabilities Act and the federal Rehabilitation Act.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/mom-sues-ohio-ymca-claims-son-down-syndrome-was-excluded-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/mom-sues-ohio-ymca-claims-son-down-syndrome-was-excluded-programs#comments Nonprofits Fri, 10 Jul 2015 17:29:00 +0000 42411 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The boy, Steven&nbsp;Heffron, is six years old and has Down syndrome. (Photo by Thinkstock).</p> San Antonio Suburb Wants YMCA to Move Recreation Center to City's Civic Center http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/san-antonio-suburb-wants-ymca-move-recreation-center-citys-civic-center <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Boerne, Texas, is negotiating to lease its underutilized civic center to the YMCA of Greater San Antonio.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/san-antonio-suburb-wants-ymca-move-recreation-center-citys-civic-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/san-antonio-suburb-wants-ymca-move-recreation-center-citys-civic-center#comments Nonprofits Fri, 10 Jul 2015 12:28:00 +0000 42391 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The civic center in Boerne, Texas, would house a YMCA recreation center under a plan the city and the Y are negotiating. (<em>Photo courtesy City of Boerne</em>)</p> YMCA of Middle Tennessee Closes Eighth Location Since Formation of Task Force http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-middle-tennessee-closes-eighth-location-formation-task-force <div class="node-body article-body">The YMCA of Middle Tennessee will operate 15 centers after the Rutherford County Family YMCA location in Murfreesboro closes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-middle-tennessee-closes-eighth-location-formation-task-force" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-middle-tennessee-closes-eighth-location-formation-task-force#comments Nonprofits Tue, 07 Jul 2015 20:16:00 +0000 42271 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The YMCA of Middle Tennessee will operate 15 centers after the Rutherford County Family YMCA location (pictured here)&nbsp;in&nbsp; Murfreesboro closes. (Photo courtesy YMCA of Middle Tennessee).</p> Amarillo Family YMCA Closing Due to 'Economic Realities' http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/amarillo-family-ymca-closing-due-economic-realities <div class="node-body article-body">The YMCA's board said it needed to 'make significant changes' when it became aware of issues in late 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/amarillo-family-ymca-closing-due-economic-realities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/amarillo-family-ymca-closing-due-economic-realities#comments Nonprofits Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:47:00 +0000 42001 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Amarillo Family YMCA said it could no longer afford to operate effectively.</p> Report: Former YMCA Aquatics Director Fired for Reporting Pool Safety Concerns http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/report-former-ymca-aquatics-director-fired-reporting-pool-safety-concerns <div class="node-body article-body">A report from the Maine Human Rights Commission determined Mary Gray was discharged as aquatics director in violation of the Maine Whistleblowers' Protection Act.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/report-former-ymca-aquatics-director-fired-reporting-pool-safety-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/report-former-ymca-aquatics-director-fired-reporting-pool-safety-concerns#comments Nonprofits Mon, 15 Jun 2015 21:17:00 +0000 41671 at http://clubindustry.com New $24 Million Indianapolis YMCA Will Include Instructional Kitchen, Living Wall http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/new-24-million-indianapolis-ymca-will-include-instructional-kitchen-living-wall <div class="node-body article-body">The CityWay YMCA will have 11,000 square feet of environmentally friendly green space and use the kitchen to help teach individuals and families how to prepare healthy meals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/new-24-million-indianapolis-ymca-will-include-instructional-kitchen-living-wall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/new-24-million-indianapolis-ymca-will-include-instructional-kitchen-living-wall#comments News Nonprofits Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:01:00 +0000 41541 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The CityWay&nbsp;YMCA is expected to open in December in downtown Indianapolis. (Photo courtesy YMCA of Greater Indianapolis.)</p> Former Jewish Community Center Employees Plead Guilty to Embezzling $566,000 http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/former-jewish-community-center-employees-plead-guilty-embezzling-566000 <div class="node-body article-body">The two employees defrauded the JCC in separate schemes and will be required to pay back the stolen funds as part of the plea agreement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/former-jewish-community-center-employees-plead-guilty-embezzling-566000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/former-jewish-community-center-employees-plead-guilty-embezzling-566000#comments Nonprofits Tue, 09 Jun 2015 20:02:00 +0000 41461 at http://clubindustry.com Man Sentenced for Videotaping Boys at Minnesota YMCA http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/man-sentenced-videotaping-boys-minnesota-ymca <div class="node-body article-body">Christopher Bradshaw of Columbus, Minnesota, was sentenced to 60 days in jail and two years probation for the March 2013 incidents at the Andover YMCA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/man-sentenced-videotaping-boys-minnesota-ymca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/man-sentenced-videotaping-boys-minnesota-ymca#comments Nonprofits Tue, 09 Jun 2015 17:17:00 +0000 41451 at http://clubindustry.com YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities May Move Minneapolis Downtown YMCA http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-greater-twin-cities-may-move-minneapolis-downtown-ymca <div class="node-body article-body">YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities has hired a real estate firm to evaluate the downtown facility and explore alternative locations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-greater-twin-cities-may-move-minneapolis-downtown-ymca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-greater-twin-cities-may-move-minneapolis-downtown-ymca#comments Nonprofits Fri, 05 Jun 2015 17:28:00 +0000 41381 at http://clubindustry.com YMCA to Open New Fitness Center in Revitalized New Jersey Branch http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-open-new-fitness-center-revitalized-new-jersey-branch <div class="field-byline"> Amy Fischbach, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In two weeks, the Gateway Family YMCA will unveil the newly renovated Rahway (New Jersey) YMCA branch, which includes a fitness center and many other amenities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-open-new-fitness-center-revitalized-new-jersey-branch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-open-new-fitness-center-revitalized-new-jersey-branch#comments Nonprofits Tue, 26 May 2015 21:19:00 +0000 40991 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The top three floors of the Rahway Y branch in Rahway, New Jersey, will reopen in two weeks after a $3.4 million renovation. (Photo courtesy Gateway Family YMCA.)</p>