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Transformed: Tammerrie’s story of physical and mental transformation

Tammerrie struggled with body image through both her childhood and early adulthood. She grew up with three sisters, none of whom had the same issue. Her parents knew Tammerrie was in pain, but didn’t know how to help. Feelings of loneliness and shame characterized her childhood and became all too familiar. “By the time I…

Blessing Box

Samuel Coffman is a local teen with a heart for other teens in his community. He and his friends help hundreds of teenage students in our Muncie community by leading the Blessing Box Project. The Blessing Boxes offer an anonymous way to grab necessities on the way to and from school. Individuals can take items…

EGTI partnership helps people with disabilities

We are so excited to be partnering with the Erskine Green Training Institute (EGTI)! We have had the privilege of hosting several students as front desk volunteers (pictured above). They are doing such an AMAZING job and we are grateful to have them around! EGTI has partnered with the Downtown YMCA & Horizon Convention Center…

2019 Facility Shutdown Schedule

Our annual facility shutdowns for cleaning and maintenance begin the last week of July. Yorktown Y July 29-31 Entire building closed. Northwest Y Aug 5 – 9 Entire building closed (Day Camp will still be offered). Downtown Y Aug 12 -14 Entire building closed except for the pool and one set of locker rooms. Please…

Andrea’s cancer survival story

Andrea Cross is the Office Manager for Chase Custom Homes and also manages properties for Dave Keller Properties. This year, she and her husband will be celebrating their 15th wedding anniversary, but 20 years together! They have 5 children ranging from 20 all the way down to 4 as well as a grandson. Below, she…

Theft Prevention

Recently, we have been experiencing an increase in thefts in our parking lots. In the majority of these cases, windows were shattered to bypass the alarm systems and gain access to valuables that were left in open view on car seats. It is important to note that many of these types of crimes can be…

Pool closed through the weekend April 4-7

Due to a chemical imbalance, the pool at the Downtown Y is currently closed and will remain closed through the weekend (April 4-7). We apologize for the inconvenience and are working to resolve the issue.

No Open Swim 10am-12pm during SPLASH Week

There will be no open swim from 10am to 12pm March 25-29. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. During SPLASH week, children have to opportunity to learn water safety and basic swimming. This confidence-building program is just one of the services the YMCA of Muncie provides to our community.