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Groundbreaking for new Aurora YMCA

November 21, 2019

AURORA, CO (November 20, 2019) – The Aurora Family YMCA at Wheatlands officially kicked off construction of a new 40,000 square-foot wellness center in southeast Aurora. The groundbreaking ceremony was held on Wednesday, November 20 with community members and YMCA leadership present.

Partnership to Increase Play Opportunities in Arvada

July 17, 2019

Community Volunteers to Build State-of-the-art Multi-sport Court in Four Hours at the Susan M. Duncan Family YMCA

Sue Glass Announced as New CEO

September 28, 2018

The YMCA of Metropolitan Denver has named Sue Glass as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective September 17, 2018.

YMCA and OAC Join together to fight obesity

June 25, 2018

The OAC and the YMCA of Metropolitan Denver Invite Local Residents to a FREE Community Health Outreach Day during the Your Weight Matters National Convention on Saturday, July 21

CEO Jim Hiner Announces Retirement

March 26, 2018

Current President & CEO of the YMCA of Metropolitan Denver Jim Hiner has announced plans to retire in September 2018. Beginning his work with the YMCA in 1971, Hiner took on the leadership role in Denver in 2006 and has since led the organization through 12 years of expansion and increased community impact.