Share Your Story

It's your Y, so tell us your story! Every day at the Y, members like you inspire us with the remarkable things you are doing to grow stronger in spirit, mind and body - and we want the rest of the world to know about it!

The YMCA of Virginia's Blue Ridge is currently looking for members willing to share their YMCA success stories. Don't think you have a story to tell? Think again. No story is too insignificant if it inspires just one person to follow the same path to better health and well-being.

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Full Name
Primary Daytime Phone
When did you become involved with the Y?
In which Y program(s) have you been involved?
How has the Y made a positive influence in your life? Include details such as personal goals, challenges, obstacles overcome, motivating factors, etc.
Please name any Y staff members that were part of your story and tell us how they helped you.
Have you ever received any Y financial assistance for membership or programs? If so, is that part of your story?
We would like your permission to share your story. Please check all boxes that apply.
 You may contact me via email/phone for more information.
 You may use my story for promotional purposes.
 You may use a photo or video of me that I provide or that is taken by the Y.
 You may contact me about the possibility of doing interviews with the media.


If you are a YMCA staff member submitting a story on behalf of a member, please indicate your name, email and phone number.

Name of Staff Submitting
Staff Email
Staff Phone