Author: Michelle Moore

First Coast YMCA’s Tiger Academy Named a ‘B’ School

For Immediate Release Tiger Academy Students’ Average FSA scores jump nearly 75 percent in reading and 65 percent in math   JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – June 29, 2017 – Tiger Academy, the YMCA of Florida’s First Coast charter school, was recently named a ‘B’ school by the Florida Department of Education….

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25th Annual Shrimp Festival 5K

Saturday, May 4 Starting at 8:00am Main Beach Invite your friends and family to take part in this community-wide event and stay healthy together. With three events to choose from, there’s a race for everyone! PRESENTED BY Register Online The Cause Proceeds from this event will go to our Safety…

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First Coast Excellence in Character Award

At the Y, our team shares a singular vision of helping all youth reach their full potential in life. We leverage the excitement and passion around recreational and competitive programming to create a healthy outlet for children and teens to gain new skills, develop a sense of team and connect…

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YMCA of Florida’s First Coast Named the 2016 “Best Of” Winner in After-School Program, Swimming Instruction and General Activity Camp

Annual award presented by Jax4Kids recognizes Northeast Florida’s top youth-friendly activities and programs JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – November 29, 2016 – The YMCA of Florida’s First Coast is pleased to announce its recognition by Jax4Kids—an online publication dedicated to providing resources for Northeast Florida’s youth—as one of the 2016 “Best Of”…

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