Fond du Lac Family YMCA celebrates Welcoming Week, introduces new Diversity Statement

The Fond du Lac Family YMCA will join hundreds of YMCAs and other organizations nationwide in celebrating Welcoming Week, an event to celebrate immigrants’ contributions to communities, in turn highlighting the Fond du Lac Family YMCA’s commitment to inclusion and diversity.  The Y will celebrate Welcoming Week September 16-20, 2019.   The Y has a … Continue reading Fond du Lac Family YMCA celebrates Welcoming Week, introduces new Diversity Statement

Membership Satisfaction survey

Greetings Y Members! Let me take this opportunity to say thank you to all of you for your recent and extremely valuable feedback.  Back in late spring, you may recall receiving a lengthy member survey request from a company called SEER Analytics.  We are consistently looking for ways to improve your Y experience, and the … Continue reading Membership Satisfaction survey

Participant Interest Forms are being accepted for upcoming LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA program session

The Fond du Lac Family YMCA is currently enrolling participants for the next sessions of LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA, a free evidence-based program based on best practices for cancer survivor exercise. The goals of the program are to empower adult cancer survivors to improve functional capacity and to increase their quality of life through an organized … Continue reading Participant Interest Forms are being accepted for upcoming LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA program session

Water Safety Tips

Drowning is the second leading cause of death for children ages 5 to 14, with children from communities of color at greatest risk. With National Water Safety Month in May and summer around the corner, now is a great time for parents to remember the importance equipping children with essential water safety skills. The Y … Continue reading Water Safety Tips

Participant Interest Forms are being accepted for upcoming LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA program sessions

The Fond du Lac Family YMCA is currently enrolling participants for the next sessions of LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA, a free evidence-based program based on best practices for cancer survivor exercise. The goals of the program are to empower adult cancer survivors to improve functional capacity and to increase their quality of life through an organized … Continue reading Participant Interest Forms are being accepted for upcoming LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA program sessions

Free Kiwanis Learn-to-Swim, Safety Around Water program registration opens April 30th

Celebrating 92 years, Noon Kiwanis and the Fond du Lac Family YMCA have been offering free swimming lessons and water safety for children in the Fond du Lac area. The longevity of this program, and the number of participants served, are testament to its value and need in the Fond du Lac community.  Drowning can … Continue reading Free Kiwanis Learn-to-Swim, Safety Around Water program registration opens April 30th

Be a Part of Something B.I.G.

Believe. Inspire. Give. Let me first start by saying THANK YOU.  Thank you for your continued support of the Fond du Lac Family YMCA and of our mission.  Our Y is dedicated to serving “ALL,” and in order to truly do that, the support from our community is vital. In 2018, our YMCA raised over $260,000 towards our Annual … Continue reading Be a Part of Something B.I.G.

JJ Raflik named Executive Director/CEO at Fond du Lac Family YMCA

The Fond du Lac Family YMCA announced today that JJ Raflik has been officially named as Executive Director/CEO, effective Saturday, March 30, 2019.  Selected by the Fond du Lac Family YMCA Board of Directors, Raflik, who was serving as acting Executive Director/CEO, will succeed Greg Giles, who recently resigned from his position as Executive Director/CEO, … Continue reading JJ Raflik named Executive Director/CEO at Fond du Lac Family YMCA

Community invited to School Board Candidate Forum Hosted by YMCA Youth in Government

The community is invited to a School Board Candidate Forum on Wednesday, March 20th at 6pm in the Legislative Chambers of the City/County Government Center located at 160 S. Macy Street in Fond du Lac.  Hosted by the Fond du Lac Family YMCA’s Youth in Government (YIG) program, four high school youth in the program … Continue reading Community invited to School Board Candidate Forum Hosted by YMCA Youth in Government

Greg Giles, Executive Director/CEO at the Fond du Lac Family YMCA and Community Leader resigns to accept position of Chief Advancement Officer for the YMCA of Greater Houston.

The Fond du Lac Family YMCA announced today that Greg Giles has officially resigned from his 16 year post as Executive Director/CEO, effective March 29, 2019, to accept the position of Chief Advancement Officer for the YMCA of Greater Houston.  In his statement Giles said, “My service to the community of Fond du Lac, through the efforts of … Continue reading Greg Giles, Executive Director/CEO at the Fond du Lac Family YMCA and Community Leader resigns to accept position of Chief Advancement Officer for the YMCA of Greater Houston.