Nonprofits http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7490/more en Wrongful Death Suit Against Virginia YMCA Settled http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/wrongful-death-suit-against-virginia-ymca-settled <div class="field-byline"> Club Industry staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">LYNCHBURG, Va. &ndash; A wrongful death lawsuit seeking $10 million in damages against the&nbsp;Jamerson&nbsp;Family YMCA has been settled.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/wrongful-death-suit-against-virginia-ymca-settled" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/wrongful-death-suit-against-virginia-ymca-settled#comments Nonprofits Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:20:00 +0000 39731 at http://clubindustry.com Shooting Outside YMCA in Cincinnati Claims Life of Teen Girl http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/shooting-outside-ymca-cincinnati-claims-life-teen-girl <div class="node-body article-body">Two other teens were wounded when gunshots erupted after a private birthday party at the Melrose YMCA. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/shooting-outside-ymca-cincinnati-claims-life-teen-girl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/shooting-outside-ymca-cincinnati-claims-life-teen-girl#comments Nonprofits Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:54:00 +0000 39131 at http://clubindustry.com Fatal Stabbing Occurs Outside Tennessee YMCA http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/fatal-stabbing-occurs-outside-tennessee-ymca <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A 21-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in a stabbing outside the Greater Kingsport Family YMCA yesterday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/fatal-stabbing-occurs-outside-tennessee-ymca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/fatal-stabbing-occurs-outside-tennessee-ymca#comments Nonprofits Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:14:00 +0000 38901 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Zachary Morris Gardner, 21, has been charged with first-degree murder in a fatal stabbing outside a YMCA in Kingsport, TN. <em>Kingsport Police photo</em></p> YMCA Will Spend $20 Million to Renovate and Expand Facility in Downtown Charlotte, NC http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-will-spend-20-million-renovate-and-expand-facility-downtown-charlotte-nc <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The YMCA of Greater Charlotte (NC) will spend $20 million to modernize, expand and renovate its 55-year-old facility in downtown Charlotte.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-will-spend-20-million-renovate-and-expand-facility-downtown-charlotte-nc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-will-spend-20-million-renovate-and-expand-facility-downtown-charlotte-nc#comments Nonprofits Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:56:00 +0000 38791 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The steel-and-glass facade planned for the Dowd YMCA in Charlotte, NC, will make the facility a recognizable presence in the city&#39;s downtown. (<em>Rendering courtesy of YMCA of Greater Charlotte</em>)</p> Teen Shot to Death Outside Virginia YMCA http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/teen-shot-death-outside-virginia-ymca <div class="node-body article-body">A dispute between two boys erupts in gun violence.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/teen-shot-death-outside-virginia-ymca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/teen-shot-death-outside-virginia-ymca#comments Nonprofits Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:35:00 +0000 38611 at http://clubindustry.com Breastfeeding Incident Was a Misunderstanding of Locker Room Policy, YMCA Says http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/breastfeeding-incident-was-misunderstanding-locker-room-policy-ymca-says <div class="field-byline"> Amy Fischbach, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Earlywine Park YMCA in Moore, OK, apologized to members after an employee asked two breastfeeding moms to do so in the family locker room rather than in the women's locker room. The Y says the request was about children in the locker rooms, not breastfeeding.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/breastfeeding-incident-was-misunderstanding-locker-room-policy-ymca-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/breastfeeding-incident-was-misunderstanding-locker-room-policy-ymca-says#comments Nonprofits Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:49:00 +0000 38411 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Earlywine Park YMCA has apologized for a misunderstanding related to two women who were breastfeeding in the women&#39;s locker room. <em>Photo courtesy of Earlywine Park YMCA.</em></p> DoD Extends Armed Services YMCA Contract http://clubindustry.com/military/dod-extends-armed-services-ymca-contract <div class="field-byline"> James Dukart, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Department of Defense has announced a one-year extension to its Armed Services Young Men's Christian Association Military Outreach Initiative, according to DoD officials. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/dod-extends-armed-services-ymca-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/dod-extends-armed-services-ymca-contract#comments Military Nonprofits Mon, 16 Mar 2015 19:17:00 +0000 38381 at http://clubindustry.com Jewish Community Center in Suburban Detroit Will Close http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/jewish-community-center-suburban-detroit-will-close <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Financial struggles force Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit to close facility in Oak Park, MI.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/jewish-community-center-suburban-detroit-will-close" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/jewish-community-center-suburban-detroit-will-close#comments Nonprofits Mon, 16 Mar 2015 14:27:00 +0000 38331 at http://clubindustry.com Long Island YMCA Settles Suit over Lifeguard Drowning http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/long-island-ymca-settles-suit-over-lifeguard-drowning <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Family of 17-year-old high school senior sued the YMCA of Long Island after the teenager drowned in the Y's pool in 2008. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/long-island-ymca-settles-suit-over-lifeguard-drowning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/long-island-ymca-settles-suit-over-lifeguard-drowning#comments Nonprofits Tue, 03 Mar 2015 20:55:00 +0000 37921 at http://clubindustry.com New Orleans YMCA to End its Operation of Facility in Algiers District http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/new-orleans-ymca-end-its-operation-facility-algiers-district <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The West Bank YMCA at Federal City will continue to be run by the Y while a new operator is sought.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/new-orleans-ymca-end-its-operation-facility-algiers-district" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/new-orleans-ymca-end-its-operation-facility-algiers-district#comments Nonprofits Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:43:00 +0000 37801 at http://clubindustry.com