2019 YMCA Peace Medal Award Winners Announced
On Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, the YMCA of Eastern Ontario announced the winners of the 2019 Peace Medals for Kingston at a breakfast on the Four Points by Sheraton.
The award in the community category was presented to Katie and Steve Koopman for their work with the Rez Girls hockey team and founding of Good Ally Project. Abby Berube, a grade 12
November 28, 2019
Kingston YMCA is looking for heroes
Every year, through the Peace Medal Awards, YMCAs across Canada recognize people who, without any special resources, status, wealth or position, give their time and effort to make our communities better places to live.
Peace isn’t just the absence of violence and conflict. It’s the work to create and keep conditions of fairness,
September 3, 2019
Kingston YMCA Announces Strong Kids Campaign Launch
KINGSTON, ON – One of the things that makes it nearly impossible to overcome the obstacles that stand in the way of personal success is the ability to believe in oneself. Helping kids develop skills and resiliency is the purpose of Kingston YMCA’s Strong Kids Campaign.
“Many kids in our community struggle with self-belief.
August 15, 2019