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  • Building furniture for YMCA Child Care with EPCOR Helping Hands

    A very BIG shout out to all the volunteers from EPCOR's Helping Hands, who helped us assemble furniture for a few of our Child Care facilities.

  • Enoch Bike Park

    Enoch First Nation Chief and Council, educators, administrators, and most importantly the youth, were beside themselves with excitement on September 30th, 2016, to celebrate the ribbon cutting that officially opened their newly constructed bike park – largely inspired by marathon cyclist and advocator, Don Patterson.

  • Congratulations Amy!

    YMCA of Northern Alberta gives a big shout out to Program Supervisor, Amy Wilkinson, for being one of the 12 winners of First Book Canada’s Member Engagement Campaign!!

  • Vivid Homes and Achieve Make a Concrete Investment in the Castle Downs Family YMCA

    Castle Downs Family YMCA has received a generous gift of materials and labour from Achieve Concrete and Vivid Homes.  This in-kind donation will go towards supporting our facility upgrade through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program, an initiative of the Government of Canada that is delivered by Western Economic Diversification Canada.

  • Closure of Downtown YMCA Housing

    On behalf of the YMCA of Northern Alberta Board of Directors and YMCA Senior Management I wish to inform you of a decision related to the Downtown YMCA Housing facility. 

  • YMCA FRC 3rd Annual Collective Kitchen Gala

    On Thursday October 20, 2016 we welcomed over 100 participants and guests to our 3rd Annual Collective Kitchen Gala. The Gala is an opportunity for participants to invite important people in their lives to experience the YMCA.

  • YMCA of Northern Alberta supports Wood Buffalo wildfire recovery efforts

    The YMCA of Northern Alberta has received a community grant through the Canadian Red Cross Alberta Wildfires 2016 Community Organization Partnership Program. This grant will support the YMCA in our continued efforts to deliver quality programs and services to the residents of Wood Buffalo in their recovery.

  • YMCA Featured in the Globe and Mail's Philanthropy Supplement

    In June, the Globe and Mail printed a Philanthropy Supplement and the YMCA was featured.

    Check out the article and ad, promoting giving to the Y.

  • City names several roads, portion of Keswick neighbourhood after Second World War vet Gordon King

    The City of Edmonton is honouring a Second World War veteran and longtime YMCA member by naming a small area in the city’s Keswick neighbourhood for Stanley Gordon King.


  • YMCA and Ronald McDonald House are bringing Summer Fun to kids!

    A summer camp experience is a normal occurrence for many children, but those suffering from serious illness or injury, or their siblings, often miss out on this opportunity. This year the YMCA of Northern Alberta and Ronald McDonald House Charities® Northern Alberta are partnering together to provide children with the chance to experience YMCA Summer Camps.