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2012 Annual Report

your story is our history

To celebrate our 160th anniversary, the YMCA of Greater New York embarked on a grand experiment. Member or not, it didn’t matter — we asked everyone to share their memories of the Y. The response was overwhelming — more than 1,100 people told us their stories. Here are just a few of the stories of how the Y has impacted lives.

David's Story

Anthony's Story

Marie's Story

David's Story

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Read more stories of people touched by the YMCA of Greater New York in our 2012 Annual Report:

 

 
THOUSANDS OF UNCOMMON STORIES, ONE COMMON HISTORY

David Ho’s Story

David H. Quote

 


 
HEALING SPIRIT, MIND & BODY

Anthony Ptak’s Story

Anthony Quote

 


 
CELEBRATING TRANSFORMATIONS

Marie and Antoinette Slaughter’s Story

Marie Quote

 


 
CREATING HEALTHY TRADITIONS

David Pineda’s Story

David P. Quote