YMCA members, Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of the YMCA of Kanawha Valley membership shall be held on May 24, 2017, at 12:00 p.m., in the Noffsinger Room located at the Charleston YMCA, 100 YMCA Drive, Charleston, WV 25311. The purpose of the Special Meeting is to amend the Bylaws as set forth
The flooding that devastated parts of the state of West Virginia in June of 2016 is still affecting many people across the state, including Elkview Middle School students. Brooke Thibodaux of WCHS stopped by to learn more about the present and upcoming struggles that those students face. Click here to read Thibodaux's story about those
The Greater Kanawha Long Term Recovery Committee and the Kanawha County Commission invite you to join a meeting on Jan 10, 2017 at 7 pm to discuss the current and future needs of the flood affected regions of Kanawha County. To view the informational flyer, click here.
Our scholarship program provides membership and program assistance to children and families who may be undergoing financial hardship. At the YMCA, opportunities to participate in high quality, character-building programs exist for everyone in the Kanawha Valley. The Community Assistance Program, also referred to as our Scholarships, offers a sliding fee schedule designed to fit each
This holiday season, the Charleston Family YMCA will be participating as a collection location for Toys For Tots! The Toys For Tots Program aims to provide Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the communities where the campaigns are being conducted. Donations bins for Toys for Tots are located in the lobby at the YMCA.
YMCA Roast on the Roof Join us for the YMCA's first ever Roast on the Roof, Saturday, Aug. 29, 6:00-10:00 p.m. at the state Capitol Complex parking garage in Charleston. Get that country summer feeling with live music from Hogans Goat and The Band Wagon, open pig roast, hamburgers and hot dogs with all the fixin's plus adult and non-alcoholic cold
Spirit of the Valley Award Luncheon, Aug. 28 YMCA of Kanawha Valley offers free health and wellness programs to hundreds of area children, families and people in need, made possible by fundraising efforts that support its Community Assistance Fund, which is heavily supported by the annual Spirit of the Valley Campaign. The award
At the YMCA, we do more than lift weights. Sometimes we lift recyclables, and this effort helps us promote social responsibility.
The weightlifting portion of the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Challenged Sports Championship was recently hosted at YMCA of Kanawha Valley. This program is West Virginia’s only sanctioned sports competition for individuals of all ages with physical disabilities.
Area companies are readying rosters and putting on their game faces for Corporate Cup, when employees become an official team in pursuit of local bragging rights.