Roman Gardea

“Roman has shown exceptional leadership throughout the years in the Adventure Guides Program. He has taken the time to mentor other volunteers to show them how to be leaders in the AG Program, and has gone above and beyond to help make the program a wonderful experience. -Nicholas Cheshire, Fullerton Family YMCA   Roman’s Story I want to…

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Eledvan Munoz

    Eldevan’s Story First, a big thank you! Thank you For allowing me to be part of the great mission in making a difference in our community, it has been such a privilege to be here and provide a helping hand to parents and kids alike.  Additionally, your staff has set the example to…

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Mindie Swan

Mindie Swan   “Mindie is always asking how she can help. She supports campaign to the fullest every year. She is eager to offer her time and money to support the cause. She has even paid for another member to attend the all site sleepover because her parents couldn’t afford to send her.” -Tamara Hoyt,…

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Analisa Austin

Analisa Austin “Analisa is an involved, proactive and positive parent at our YMCA. She often shares her appreciation for our safe and enriching program.” -Annie Morency, Beach Cities Del Obispo YMCA   I am fortunate enough to have two kids who are part of the Del Obispo YMCA family and they just love it. I have…

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Why Summer Camp?

Why Summer Camp? In an ever connected world where highways, sidewalks, long commutes, and skyscrapers are regular sights in our lives, it might seem silly to turn off our phones and run around in the woods for a while. But without time in the woods there has been a rise in Nature Deficit Disorder, the…

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HB Performance Coaches Share Knowledge and Training Techniques

Our coaches are committed to instructing proper techniques and movement patterns to optimize safety and efficiency in exercise through our HB Performance program. In addition, they are dedicated to fitness education and sharing that knowledge with members. Congrats to HB Performance Coaches, Ryan McManus and Katie Bathgate, have both written chapters in the book, Strength…

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Delivering Christmas To Our Troops

DELIVERING CHRISTMAS TO OUR TROOPS YMCA of Orange County Helps Spread Holiday Cheer to Our Military Personnel Overseas Stockings for the Troops is a YMCA of Orange County initiative that not only brings members of the community together for a great cause, but also pays tribute to the service men and women across oceans who…

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