Author: Michelle Moore

Reserving a Group Exercise Class

Due to social distancing and limited capacity requirements, members will need to reserve their spot in a group exercise class. Walk-ins will only be available if the class is NOT at maximum attendance. How do I reserve a spot in a class? On the First Coast YMCA Mobile App Download…

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For a Safer Us FAQs

At the First Coast YMCA, safety is our number one priority. We believe it is our social responsibility to do everything we can to keep everyone at the Y healthy. What safety protocols am I required to follow at the Y? We highly recommend members, program participants and guests wear…

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Celebrating African-American History

Since our founding in 1844, the Y has provided safe, welcoming spaces where people of diverse backgrounds can find resources and a supportive community to develop their talents and reach their full potential.  We believe that in a diverse world, we are stronger when we are inclusive and our doors…

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Williams Family YMCA New Tennis Complex Now Open

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Oct. 21, 2019 – Today, the Charles H. Williams Family YMCA celebrated the grand opening of its tennis complex renovation project with a special ceremony. The new tennis complex at the Williams Family Y now has an all-new youth tennis program through Net Generation, nine new full-sized…

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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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Remembering James H. Winston

James H. Winston, one of the First Coast YMCA’s most passionate supporters, passed away Wednesday, September 19. Mr. Winston cared deeply for both the Y and the city. He really understood the impact the Y has on the community. That’s what drove his involvement in the Y’s important work for more…

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