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25

Jul
Any day Missy McGann has to sit in the upstairs office in Klinger Hall at YMCA Camp Eberhart is not a fun day. “I love being outside,” she said. “I love the sunshine, with a little breeze. All the sounds...

25

Jul
As we all know, there’s no place like YMCA Camp Eberhart! Since the merger in January 2020, the YMCA of Greater Michiana has invested over $200,000, and dedicated immeasurable hours of planning, maintenance, and hard work to assure camp, equipment,...

10

Jun
Save Money and Get Healthy by Chrissie Kaufmann One of my best decisions this spring was to get my bicycle tuned up for my work commute (shout out to David at Swift Cycle!). With gasoline at record prices, leaving my...

23

May
73-year-old L.C. Carouthers says exercising at the YMCA is what keeps his health problems at bay After L.C. Carouthers had COVID-19 last year, he could hardly walk from the front door of the Benton Harbor-St. Joseph YMCA to the men’s...

18

May
Practice Good Strokes to Prevent the Bad Ones by Chrissie Kaufmann on behalf of the YMCA of Greater Michiana In the United States, strokes are currently the fourth leading cause of death for women and the fifth for men. Those...

18

May
For Immediate Release: May 16, 2022 Contact: Kayla O’Brien, Marketing Director 269-683-1552 Ext. 327; 269-240-3436 (cell); kobrien@ymcagm.org YMCA of Greater Michiana Explores South Bend Aquatics Center Project SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The YMCA of Greater Michiana Board of Directors will...

09

May
A Q&A with Heather Wilcox, Food Service & Housekeeping Director Heather Wilcox doesn’t have a favorite thing about working at YMCA Camp Eberhart. “I like everything! I can’t pick just one thing,” she said on a recent day in Klinger...

09

May
A Q&A with Clarissa Myers, Equestrian Director Clarissa Myers wants to grow old with the horses. “This is absolutely my forever job,” she said on a recent day out at YMCA Camp Eberhart. Clarissa is the equestrian director and handles...

06

Apr
Coming Back to Life by Chrissie Kaufmann, YMCA of Greater Michiana There is a fresh feeling in the air. At my feet, the bulbs that had lain sleeping in the cold earth have awakened, bravely sending up green shoots to...

10

Mar
Eating Well for Less By Chrissie Kaufmann, YMCA of Greater Michiana March is National Nutrition Month, sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. This year’s theme is “Celebrate a World of Flavors,” an encouragement to try healthier versions of...