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10th Annual Spooky Sprint 5k Raises $20,000 for Melrose YMCA!

On Saturday, October 26th the Melrose Family YMCA hosted its 10th Annual Spooky Sprint 5k road race.  On a beautiful Fall morning, 700+ runners came out to support the Y’s cause and run for the Melrose community.  The aptly named ‘Spooky Sprint’ is typically held the Saturday before Halloween each year and runners are encouraged to come […]

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YMCA of Metro North Hosts Where in the World Event & Raises $180,000 for Youth Development

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The YMCA of Metro North celebrated its third annual “Where in the World” fundraiser this past Saturday, September 28th at the Torigian Family YMCA  in support of youth development.  The gymnasium at the YMCA in Peabody was transformed into an international backdrop, where over 300 people dined on a variety of cuisine donated from local restaurants, enjoyed […]

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YMCA of Metro North Receives $5K Award from Stop & Shop Supermarket for Gardening & Nutrition Programs for Youth

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In July 2019, the Lynn and Torigian Family YMCAs were awarded a $5,000 grant from their long term funder Stop & Shop Supermarket, in order to support two vegetable gardens and accompanying healthy eating & nutrition education programs for youth at both YMCA locations. Stop & Shop’s Family Foundation aims to help the company’s neighbors […]

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