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YMCA Youth Enrichment Support Program Partnership

The Keene Family YMCA and Takodah are collaborating on a program for at-risk middle school students.  The Y-Y.E.S.  (Youth. Enrichment. Support) Program is funded by an NH Empower Youth Program Grant, which the Keene Family YMCA applied for and received. The grant provides funding for programs, which support those students who may be at risk […]

Takodah Equity Initiative

At Camp Takodah, we’re committed to helping campers develop connections, confidence, and character to reach their full potential. Belonging is a top priority for us, and we work hard every day to create an environment where all campers feel welcome and supported by our community. We also know that creating a sense of belonging for […]

100 Years Ago: Victor Smith’s Lasting Contribution

Victor H. Smith was the third Secretary of the Cheshire County YMCA. A University of New Hampshire graduate, Victor wasn’t with the Y very long but, nevertheless, he was able to make some critically important contributions. During the fall of 1920, Victor spent a great deal of time attending conferences with Daniel E. Lorentz, the […]

Alumni Updates – Spring 2020

We love hearing updates from alumni! We heard from Kim Sullivan and Kelly Taaffe on some recent milestones: Kim Sullivan I reside in beautiful (north coastal) Cleveland, Ohio, and recently joined Herrmann, the creators of Whole Brain Thinking, as their Vice President of Talent.  Herrmann’s fully distributed remote team has team members ranging from San […]