LIVESTRONG AT THE YMCA
LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA is a free program tailored to meet the specific needs of adult cancer survivors who would like to improve or reclaim their health and well-being before, during and after treatment. By focusing on the whole person and not the disease, LIVESTRONG at the YMCA helps participants move beyond cancer in spirit, mind and body.
The 12-week small group exercise and support program meets twice per week with certified instructors who have completed specialized YMCA of the USA training in the elements of cancer, rehabilitative exercise and supportive cancer care.
Participants in the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program receive a complimentary 3-month Y membership for themselves and their family or a caregiver.
•Increase flexibility and endurance
•Enhance functional ability to do everyday tasks
•Improve energy levels and build muscle mass and strength
•Reduce severity of any side effects or limitations from surgery or therapy
•Develop an on-going physical fitness program, not only as a part of recovery but as a way of life
CRITERIA FOR PARTICIPATION
•Strong personal desire and commitment to participate in the program
•Medical release for participation from doctor
For more information about LIVESTRONG at the YMCA in Jefferson and Oldham Counties in Kentucky, call Barb Millhollan, Community Development and LIVESTRONG at the YMCA Director, at 502.329.4793 or email email@example.com.
For more information about LIVESTRONG at the YMCAs in Clark and Floyd Counties in Indiana, call Jennifer Harris, Wellness Director, at 812.206.8094 or email
SURVIVORS OPEN GOLF SCRAMBLE - AUGUST 8, 2020
Join us for our Survivors Open Golf Scramble to support LIVESTRONG at the YMCA!
What: Survivors Open Golf Scramble
When: Saturday, August 8, 1:30 pm registration, 2 pm shotgun start
Where: Nevel Mead Golf Course, 3123 Nevel Mead Drive, Prospect, KY
Cost: $100 per person (scramble format with 4 person teams)
Food/snacks available, and drinks are available on the course.
Event sponsored by Walsh's Celtic Center.
SURVIVORS OPEN MAJOR GIVING OPPORTUNITIES
Platinum ($1250+): Recognition in event mailing to Northeast Family YMCA membership base and on a donor banner that will hang at the Northeast Family YMCA for one year.
Gold ($750-$1249): Recognition in event mailing to Northeast Family YMCA membership base
Silver ($250-$749): Recognition on one hole during the event
For questions regarding major giving opportunities, please contact John Walsh at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 502.889.7283.