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Can Birdhouses Change the World?

With “Tax Day” now safely behind us (those who filed extensions I get it,) it is a time to finally put 2013 to bed. It is also a time of reflection in Travis’ world. 515 more words

My Road to YogaVille

I still remember my first yoga class about sixteen years ago. It took place at the YMCA in St. John’s, Newfoundland in an old building that housed an old room in which I practiced the sun salutations for the very first time nestled between two of my oldest and dearest friends. 917 more words

Lessons from the Locker Room at the Y

I recently joined my local YMCA. I assumed it’d be a nice change of pace from other gyms in the area; more moms in yoga pants and fewer tanned up meatheads shrugging every barbell on the rack. 394 more words

Full Bellies = Full Potential

One in five children struggles with hunger in the US—including kids right here in our community. But the Y is filling bellies and fueling potential every day, serving 7.5 million nutritious meals to kids in need last year. 34 more words