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From November 19-25, during YMCA Peace Week, the YMCA of Cape Breton, along with YMCAs across Canada, celebrate the presence of peace in our communities and take time to reflect on the peace building work that happens all year both inside and outside the YMCA. During YMCA Peace Week, we recognize those who make an..
Grant Thornton Team takes the win at YMCA Battle of the Brains, an event that raised $15K for the YMCA of Cape Breton
114 participants from 19 teams battled it out for the championship title on Saturday, November 4, 2023. SYDCO Energy was the event’s presenting sponsor and Kelsea MacNeil, Director of Public Relations & Business Development at Membertou Development Corporation hosted the 10-round trivia competition. The winning team from Grant Thornton consisted of Mike McKeigan, Rob Wadden, Sue MacLean, Craig..
This year, through the United Way’s Community Investment Fund the YMCA of Cape Breton received $46,775! $21,125 of this funding is for the YMCA of Cape Breton’s Community Programming Centre, enabling our YMCA to expand programming and open our doors to more people and $25,650 toward the YMCA financial assistance program, ensuring access to YMCA..
YMCA Peace Week 2023: November 19-25 “We cannot expect to live in a world of peace if we are unable to live in peace with those close to us – even those who differ from us….” – YMCA Statement on Peace YMCA Peace Week is a time when we celebrate the presence of peace in our..