News & Announcements

News & Announcements


Safeguarding Our Health – YMCA’s Response to COVID19 coronavirus

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

SAFEGUARDING OUR HEALTH The YMCA of the Inland Northwest is committed to safeguarding the health of our members and staff. As we monitor the spread of COVID-19 in Washington and Idaho, we want to keep you informed about what the Y is doing to prevent the spread of coronavirus in our community and how you […]

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The YMCA of the Inland Northwest Celebrates 135th Anniversary

Monday, November 4, 2019

The YMCA of the Inland Northwest will celebrate its 135th anniversary Monday, November 4, 2019. Founded in 1884, five years before Washington was designated as a state, the YMCA has been committed to meeting the needs of the Spokane community as it has grown and evolved over the last 135 years. While the YMCA is […]

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The YMCA Celebrates Military Appreciation Month

Friday, November 1, 2019

November is Military Appreciation Month in the Spokane Community Supporting local Armed Services families while loved ones are deployed, the YMCA helps military families stay happy and healthy. [SPOKANE, WA OCTOBER 31, 2019] – November is Military Family Month, providing Americans the opportunity to recognize the dedication, sacrifice and service of military personnel and their […]

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7th Grade Initiative – Free Memberships for All 7th Graders

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

School-year memberships give students full access to all 5 YMCAs Launching Sunday, September 1, 2019 all students entering 7th grade will have free access to all YMCAs in the region through August 31, 2020. At the YMCA of the Inland Northwest we understand the challenges youth face during adolescence and the need for supportive role […]

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Litehouse YMCA Official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Friday, July 26, 2019

On Wednesday, July 24, 2019, Litehouse Inc. president Kelly Prior and one of the company’s founders, Doug Hawkins, along with city leaders, YMCA leadership and the community celebrated the official ribbon cutting at the Litehouse YMCA in Sandpoint, ID. The YMCA is excited to provide the north Idaho community enhanced youth development, healthy living and social […]

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South Spokane YMCA Incident Update

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

On Friday, June 21, the South YMCA experienced an incident that impacted several members and staff. The unfortunate event shook this community. The two individuals that were injured are doing well and recovering at home. In an effort to keep everyone informed, I would like to share measures that the YMCA and the landlord are […]

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South Spokane YMCA Media Update

Friday, June 21, 2019

South Spokane YMCA Closed Due to Building Damage Car accident closes South YMCA branch [SPOKANE/WA, June 21, 2019] – At approximately 10:45am a car accident resulted in damage to the South Spokane YMCA studio located at 2921 E 57th. At this time two individuals have been transported to the hospital. The branch is closed and […]

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Spokane County United Way Awards Grant to YMCA Central Y Children’s Early Learning Center

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Thanks to the generous donors to Spokane County United Way, the YMCA is the recipient of $112,000 for our Central Y Early Learning Center over the next two years. As a Partner Agency with the local United Way, the YMCA joins the safety net of services nonprofits provide across our community. Funds contributed will provide […]

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