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First Coast YMCA to Provide Assistance to Federal Employees

YMCAs across Northeast Florida open doors to help federal workers affected by government shutdown JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Jan. 21, 2019)— The First Coast YMCA strengthens the community in Northeast Florida by providing assistance to federal employees affected by the government shutdown. The First Coast Y connects its neighbors to the resources…

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New YMCA to Open at Flagler Health Village

First Coast YMCA and Flagler Hospital St. Augustine collaborate to bring enhanced health and wellness resources to World Golf Village  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – September 6, 2018 – Today, the First Coast YMCA and Flagler Hospital announced their intent to bring the Y to Flagler Health Village, located in the Murabella community,…

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New YMCA to Open at Wildlight in Nassau County

First Coast YMCA, University of Florida, UF Health and Raydient Places + Properties collaborate to bring enhanced health and wellness resources to Northeast Florida with Wildlight YMCA JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – July 18, 2018 – Today, the First Coast YMCA, the University of Florida and UF Health announced their collaboration to…

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First Coast YMCA Becomes First Armed Services YMCA Affiliate in Florida

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                   MEDIA CONTACT Allison Dukes, Dalton Agency C 608.616.2713 E adukes@daltonagency.com   First Coast YMCA Becomes First Armed Services YMCA Affiliate in Florida  New Partnership to Bring Enhanced Services to Military Families in Jacksonville JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – June 28, 2018 – The First Coast YMCA, in partnership…

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James Weldon Johnson Family Y Energizes Jacksonville’s Northside

Expansion to Include Teen, Pre-Teen Center and All-New Pool  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – May 14, 2018 – Today, the James Weldon Johnson Family YMCA celebrated the start of its highly-anticipated, $3.5 million expansion and renovation project with a special groundbreaking ceremony. More than 150 guests gathered near the project’s construction site…

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