TEPSBEST proudly supports the Pocono Family YMCA. The Pocono Family Y, located on Main Street in Stroudsburg, PA, is committed to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility throughout Monroe County and surrounding communities.
Making a Difference Gala
The Pocono Family YMCA hosted their annual Making a Difference Gala last night. In fact, over 400 guests joined at the Stroudsmoor to honor three incredible individuals from our community. Recipients of this years awards included Denny Douds (Youth Development), Dr. Nche Zama (Healthy Living) and Rose Mattioli (Social Responsibility).
Missions of the Pocono Family YMCA
Nurturing the Potential of Every Child and Teen
We believe that all kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve. Which is why, through the Y, Monroe County and surrounding areas youth today are cultivated. In fact, their values, skills and relationships lead to positive behaviors, better health, and educational achievement.
Improving the County’s Health and Well-Being
The Y is a leading choice in health and well-being. With a mission centered on balance, the Y brings families closer together, encourages good health and fosters connection through physical activity. Furthermore, the Y provides resources needed to achieve greater health and well-being for their spirit, mind, and body.
Giving Back and Providing Support to our Neighbors
The Y has been listening and responding to our communities’ most critical needs for 100 years. Whether developing skills or emotional well-being through education and training, welcoming and connecting diverse demographic populations through global services, or preventing chronic disease and building healthier communities through collaborations and local agencies. The Y fosters the care and respect all people need and deserve. Through the Y, together we are empowering people to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.
From volunteering, becoming a sponsors or simply making a donation, there are plenty of ways to give back to our local YMCA. After all, volunteers give individuals of all ages the support they need to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.
To become a volunteer, fill out an application and return it to the Pocono Family YMCA in person, or by emailing it to firstname.lastname@example.org.