Charlie Davis

Unleashing the Potential for All

As I am writing this message to you, it has been 142 days since we closed our doors on March 16.  It is difficult for me, and the Y team, to say that out loud, none of us ever foresaw that something like this could happen.
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Phil Carter

A Message from Phil Carter

Dear YMCA staff and members, I am announcing my retirement from the YMCA, after 35 years of service. July 10 will be my final day. My YMCA career has been an amazing and wonderful journey!
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Tacoma Center YMCA Exterior

Special Message for Tacoma Center YMCA Members

A Message from Charlie Davis, President and CEO We remain hopeful our Y's will reopen soon! We miss our members, staff, and volunteers who bring our mission to life every day. When we are able to reopen our facilities, the Tacoma Center YMCA will remain closed to our membership for a period of time. 
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Get Ready to Return

Get Ready to Return to the Y

Wow! It’s hard to believe our YMCA buildings have been closed since March 16. As you’ve heard from us over the last two months, our doors are closed but our mission has continued. Thank you to everyone who has been able to donate your membership dues!
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A Call to Denounce Racism

A Call to Denounce Racism

As a YMCA family, we are heartbroken at the avoidable, needless and tragic deaths of African-American men, women and trans identified individuals across our nation. Our hearts are filled with pain, frustration and a fierce desire for change – emotions we are sure many of you share with the loss of Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, and the many who have preceded them.
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