Officials disavow YWCA Officials in New York say joining with YMCA rejects mission of women's organization

Officials at the YWCA in New York have disaffiliated the Augusta organization, saying it has "rejected the mission of the YWCA." The move follows Augusta's YWCA and YMCA joining forces Sept. 1 to form the Family Y, a...

YWCA's petty move

...Christian Association from the national YWCA affiliate. "Their mission statement is...mission," huffed a spokesperson for the YWCA member associations headquartered in New...last September's merger of the local YWCA and local Young Men's Christian Association...

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YMCA, YWCA expected to merge

...being offered about 100 yards away at the YWCA also on Wheeler Road. The Wilson Center...announcement yet," she said. The YMCA and the YWCA each provide a variety of services from...would be pooled together in a merge. The YWCA has a strong gymnastics program and an...

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Girl dies in pool at YWCA

...6-year-old girl has died in the Brunswick YWCA pool, possibly from drowning, police...with more than 30 other youngsters in a YWCA after-school program between 3:30 and...near the slide, Sgt. Varnedoe said. The YWCA staff cleared the pool and moved pupils...

YMCA, YWCA become one

...playing in the background, about 300 children from YMCA and YWCA day camps joined hands Wednesday at the YMCA walking track on...Benson said at a brief ceremony. On Sept. 1, the YMCA and the YWCA will officially come together as The Family Y. The merger wasn't...

"Spirit" guides lead tour through cemetery

...Mary Lou Yancey Phinizy, who headed Augusta's YWCA in the early 1900s."(Phinizy) was the president of Augusta's YWCA, which burned to the ground in the great fire of...told me I'm forever known as the mother of the YWCA."

Congratulates formation of Family Y

The merger of the YWCA and the YMCA to form The Family Y presents an opportunity for two fine...partnership will mean even better ones in the years to come. Both the YWCA and YMCA should be congratulated for taking this important step after...

Gyms merging to become `The Family Y'

Although the YMCA and YWCA in Augusta have each been referred to as the...such as the YMCA's soccer program and the YWCA's gymnastics program and indoor pool...information, call the YMCA at 733-1030 or the YWCA at 738-6678.

Applauds merger creating Family Y

As a past member of the board of directors of the YWCA, I congratulate the new Family Y and its leadership team...I applaud the board of directors and the staffs of both the YWCA and the YMCA for their vision and courage in this venture...

Across the area

Demolition suggested for old YWCA building Augusta's historic YWCA Gymnasium and Natatorium will soon be history. According to a statement released Friday, the Augusta-Richmond County License and Inspection Department has recommended demolishing...