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YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee seeks to grow community reach outside its facilities
The YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee this week unveiled a new direction for the organization with the goal of doubling its community reach by 2021. Under the new vision, the Milwaukee Y is departing from its traditional model, in which community members have come to Y facilities to access its services. Instead of growing its physical footprint, the organization said it will bring its services to more community-based settings. Leaders said the organization's new strategic plan and operating model is a response to the changing needs of the community. It also comes after four years of working toward greater financial and operational stability. In 2014, the Y sold 70 percent of its owned real estate assets as…
Honoree Carrie Wall
Carrie Wall In a manner of speaking, Carrie Wall’s life has come full circle. In fact, one might even say the YMCA is in her DNA since before his death, her father worked for several years on the early shift at the West Suburban and Downtown YMCA. “In 1986, I was a young, married mother, …
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the Y : Military Outreach
With the Armed Services YMCA & the Department of Defense, the Y offers memberships and respite child care services to eligible military families & personnel.