The Chief Financial Officer is a key leader and integral member of the leadership teams. This is a shared position between two YMCA’s in adjacent counties. The CFO position supports the work of The Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The CFO provides direction and[…]
Register for the Down East Family YMCA 4th Annual Hancock County Ice Fishing Derby to be held February 6th & 7th, 2021!
I am pleased to say this will be my last update for this most unprecedented year. This past year was very difficult; however, through the challenges we’ve faced, I would like to highlight some bright spots and accomplishments that we will bring into 2021.
On behalf of the YMCA Board of Directors, DEFY staff and volunteers serving the greater Ellsworth, Blue Hill Peninsula and Bucksport regions, I wish you a very Happy Holiday season. It is our hope that everyone continues to be diligent keeping yourself, your neighbors and, of course, your loved ones safe and healthy.
The YMCA is happy to announce that we will be able to once again offer youth programming at the Wiggins Center, starting next Monday, December 14th. It has been a long time coming during this pandemic. The youth programming includes swim drills and conditioning and basketball clinics in accordance with Maine Principals Association and Maine[…]
Down East Family YMCA Membership or Personal Training Gift Certificates make a great holiday gift! For the month of December, we’re taking 20% off membership gift certificates and joiner fee or 10% of personal training gift certificates. Give the gift of wellness! For more information or to purchase a gift certificate, stop into the Wiggins[…]
Beginning December 7th, our Wiggins Center fitness instructors will be offering daily Facebook Live classes, Monday through Friday! If going to an in-person class doesn’t work for you, you can tune in live for the class in our private Facebook group or choose from already recorded classes. All members can join the group for free[…]
A total of 87 kids registered for the program our Fall Recreational Soccer program and as an organization we followed Covid regulations to ensure the safety of the kids, parents, coaches and staff members. Only parents of the Under 4 and Under 6 age groups inside the fence during games and practices and they were[…]
Together we celebrate #GivingTuesday. Please consider a donation so we can keep giving back to you. GivingTuesday was started in 2012 as a way to give back. Following Black Friday and Cyber Monday, it is a way to show support for non-profits that do good for our communities. As 2020 draws to a close we[…]