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Peter Dinsdale

YMCA Canada Announces Peter Dinsdale as New President & CEO

The Board of Directors of YMCA Canada, after a comprehensive search process, is excited to announce the appointment of Peter Dinsdale as our next President & CEO.

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"It starts here" campaign launches

We've launched our new "It starts here" campaign to highlight the many journeys to better health and well-being that start at the YMCA.

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YMCA Healthy Kids Day

Celebrated by most YMCAs on the first Sunday in May, YMCA Healthy Kids Day is more than just a day; it’s a movement to inspire and involve kids and parents throughout Canada in fun, easy ways to develop a healthy, active lifestyle.