YMCA Family Membership up for grabs for a deserving local family

Dec 20 2017, 1:22 am

The YMCA has been a welcoming community for all people, and a place for Vancouverites to become stronger through programs and services that foster a healthy life, for decades. The YMCA is, and always will be, dedicated to building healthy, confident, secure and connected children and youth, families and communities.

This September, the YMCA of Greater Vancouver is sponsoring a membership for a family looking to lead an active lifestyle.

Tell us why you, or a family you know, would benefit from a YMCA family membership.


One-Year Family Membership to the YMCA. (Valued at over $1,600)

Image: YMCA

Image: YMCA


1. Comment on the Facebook post and tell us why you, or a family you know would benefit from a YMCA membership

2. Fill out the form below, with a few sentences on why you, or a family you know would benefit from a YMCA membership

Contest entries will be accepted from time and date of publishing until 11:59 p.m. PST on September 27, 2015. One deserving family will be chosen and contacted through the platform they enter by and the submitted entry form.

Contest Guidelines

About the YMCA

The YMCA is a powerful association of men, women and children of all ages and abilities joined together by a shared commitment: to strengthen community.  We accomplish this goal by helping vulnerable children and families, promoting healthy living and reducing isolation.  In 2014 alone, the YMCA helped more than 115​,000 children, youth, adults, families and seniors become stronger through life-enhancing programs and services. The YMCA of Greater Vancouver has been serving the Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley and Sunshine Coast for 129 years and currently offers programs at 185 locations.

Each YMCA Membership Centre has:

  • Programs for children, teens and adults at convenient times
  • Drop-in group fitness classes such as yoga, bootcamp, pilates, barre fitness and Zumba®
  • A dedicated fitness area with up-to-date strength and conditioning equipment
  • A free fitness consultation which provides one-on-one support for new to fitness members
  • Swim lessons for all ages
  • Drop-in pool activities such as Aquafit, recreational swimming and lane swimming

Get started at any of the following YMCA of Greater Vancouver Membership Centre locations:

Chilliwack Family YMCA Centre 
45844 Hocking Avenue, Chilliwack

Langara Family YMCA
282 W 49th Avenue, Vancouver

Robert Lee YMCA 
955 Burrard Street, Vancouver

Tong Louie Family YMCA 
14988 57 Avenue, Surrey


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