A statement from Kyle Stewart, Executive Director of the Alliance of New York State YMCAs At the Alliance of New York State YMCAs, we were glad to see Governor Cuomo ease capacity restrictions for some nonprofit organizations like Museums and Zoos. Like YMCAs, these community organizations have struggled to survive the pandemic shutdown and deserve […]
The Alliance of New York State YMCAs appreciates the efforts of Senator Schumer in the recently passed American Rescue Plan legislation, to ensure that YMCAs of all sizes qualify for the Payroll Protection Program (PPP). After being closed for six months, New York State YMCAs have tenuously endured another six months operating at a mandated […]
A message from Kyle Stewart, Executive Director of the Alliance of New York State YMCAs The Alliance of New York State YMCAs would like to thank Governor Cuomo and his advisors for following the data and recognizing that gyms are one of the safest places to be during this pandemic. We also need to applaud […]
More than 2 months since reopening, YMCAs see minimal COVID-19 exposures traced back to their health and wellness facilities.
A message from Kyle Stewart, Executive Director for the Alliance of New York State YMCAs The Alliance of New York State YMCAs was dismayed by the sudden news announcement that we would not be allowed to open at the beginning of Phase 4. For most of our 37 YMCAs statewide who operate 140 locations, this […]
New York is on PAUSE, but YMCAs across New York State will showcase how they are staying “Open For Good” to meet the needs of their community during the COVID-19 crisis on Giving Tuesday Now, May 5. Donate today at www.YMCAForGood.org ALBANY, N.Y. – On May 5, as part of the global day of giving […]
In response to the March 18 Executive Order, the Alliance of New York State YMCAs applauds New York’s Governor Cuomo for recognizing the important role child care plays in keeping society running. As a leading non-profit for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility, YMCAs are uniquely positioned to serve their communities during this public […]