USF St. Petersburg (USFSP) and the Florida YMCA are partnering to create a new Civics Fellows Program set to launch in the summer of 2019. The new program, made possible by the Florida Legislature, will provide scholarships for 75 Florida high school students. Participants will earn up to six college credits in politics and leadership at USFSP, while gaining hands-on experience in government and public service. Representatives of the Florida Legislature will announce the new program on July 19 at 3 p.m. at USF St. Petersburg, Lynn Pippenger Hall.

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YPN is making a difference in the growth of YMCA professionals! Join other YMCA professionals for leadership development, networking, and recognition. Keynote speaker, workshops, training opportunities and more.... Enjoy a variety of entertainment venues, shops, and restaurants all located at Disney Springs, within easy walking distance from the conference hotel.

Interested in being a part of our planning committee? Please contact Conference Chair - Jackie Riordan at

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YMCAs across the state open doors to members and community to support Irma Relief

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Happy Book Lovers Day!

August 9, 2017

A day for all those who love to read, National Book Lovers Day encourages you to find your favorite reading place, a good book (whether it be fiction or non-fiction) and read the day away.

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More than 600 dedicated servant leaders gathered in Tallahassee for an experience in advanced citizenship!

Thank you to all who joined us as we continue to celebrate 60 years of service to the youth of our state – are you ready to #GetEngaged?!?

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