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The annual program will serve 400 families and over 800 children in the St. Petersburg area this year.

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By accepting cryptocurrencies, the YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg is offering its donors with cryptocurrency portfolios the ability to support the organization in a tax efficient way on Giving Tuesday, December 3, 2019.

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The YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg is partnering with the St. Petersburg West Rotary Club to bring Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to children in the St. Petersburg area. This program will be available to all children enrolled at the three YMCA Preschool Academies. 

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The YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg is proud to announce the appointment of Kimberly Lohrey as Director of Literacy. In this role, she will build on the success of the YMCA Reads! program, expanding literacy initiatives throughout the association.

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On Tuesday, October 29 at 7:00AM at the St. Petersburg Coliseum, the YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg is hosting the 18 th Annual YMCA Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast, presented by the Speer Foundation. Since 2001, this unique event has provided a venue for the community to share a meal and develop stronger, more unified relationships. This year’s keynote speaker is Emmy Award-winning actress and author Sonia Manzano.

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LARGO, FL (September 18, 2019) - Pinellas County Schools has announced plans to build a new middle school in collaboration with a YMCA facility on the former Riviera Middle School site in northeast St. Petersburg. The School District submitted a joint development proposal to the Florida Department of Education, which was recently approved.

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St. Petersburg, FL (July 9, 2019) – On Wednesday, July 24 from 5:30PM to 8:00PM, the YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg will host its annual Spelling Bee Finals at YMCA at Lealman Exchange, located at 5175 45th St. North in St. Petersburg. During the summer, a student’s achievement score declines on average by one month’s worth of school-year

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Stay connected with the YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg - download the NEW app before April 12, 2019. The new version of our app is now available for Apple and Android.

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