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Belong Oakville Day – March 17

Last year, the Oakville Community Foundation conducted the Sense of Belonging survey, to understand how people in the community feel they belong in Oakville. This Saturday, March 17, the OCF is helping open the doors to recreation, conservation, and cultural centres across Oakville to share what the community has to offer and build a sense [...]

March 16th, 2018|News and Events|

Free activities on Family Day!

Looking for plans this Family Day Weekend? On Monday, February 19, YMCAs across the Golden Horseshoe will host free events for all ages. So come on in to the Peter Gilgan Family YMCA and make a splash, break a sweat, run, climb or explore. We're encouraging families to get fit and have fun! Drop by from [...]

February 15th, 2018|News and Events|

YMCA Peace Medal nominees announced

Thanks to everyone who submitted nominations for youth, adults and groups who are doing amazing peace work in our community! The following nominees will be honoured for their charitable work at the YMCA Community Breakfast for Peace on November 23. YOUTH Aiden Lee Aiden is a young artist who has been inspired to use art [...]

November 13th, 2017|News and Events|

Appointment of Shared CEO

Media Release For Immediate Release  YMCA of Oakville & YMCA of Niagara Announce Appointment of Shared CEO Kyle Barber to Provide Joint Leadership Beginning October 16, 2017 October 5, 2017 - To further strengthen the YMCA’s impact on their local communities, the YMCA of Niagara and YMCA of Oakville Boards of Directors are proud to enter [...]

October 16th, 2017|News and Events|