Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Greensburg YMCA sends 23 to national track meet

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Each summer since taking over the Greensburg YMCA track and field club seven years ago, coach Jeff Mayo has seen the program grow, both in participation and ability. This summer has been no different for Mayo and the club, which will send 23 qualifying athletes to the USA Track and Field Junior Olympics National Championships in Houston, Texas, July 21-27.

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USATF Youth National Championships

Monday, June 30th, 2014

We had two athletes competing this past week at the United States of America Track & Field (USATF) Youth National Championships in Bloomington, Indiana. Each athlete had to meet a time, height, or distance to qualify for entry into this meet.


The Greensburg YMCA Hires New Aquatics Director

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

The Greensburg YMCA is proud to announce the addition of our new Aquatics Director to add to their already excellent staff. Jules Hezlep officially started as the Aquatics Director on May 5, 2014, but she is not new to the Greensburg YMCA. She has been working here as the Youth & Adult Sports Coordinator since February 2013. (more…)

Spring / Summer CEO Letter

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

YMCA member and/or program participant,

After a long and snowy winter, spring has finally arrived! With the arrival of the warm temperatures and sunshine come thoughts of summer. We want to share with you information on our upcoming summer camps, management of Veterans Memorial Pool at Lynch Field, our new daxko system, and the temporary closing of our facility at the end of August.


Thank you for taking part in The Community Foundation of Westmoreland County’s Day of Giving on October 3, 2013.

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Generous donors contributed $1,315.00 to the Greensburg YMCA. These dollars will be go directly towards our front porch project.

For more information on Day of Giving please visit

Fall 2013 CEO Letter

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013


Our Y is community owned, managed by paid staff, but governed by a Board of Directors that help set policies and focus specifically on the needs of our members and community. We are fortunate to have a group of committed volunteers on our board and have established a list of goals. Please review these goals and if you have an interest in these areas or believe we should add to this list please contact me . Together, with your help and input, we can achieve and expand our goals.


Security cameras debut at Greensburg YMCA building

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Smile, you could be on a Greensburg YMCA camera.

YMCA officials put 32 cameras into operation on Saturday on the North Maple Avenue building in a move that George O’Brien, chief executive officer, calls a “proactive measure.”

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Spring 2013 CEO Letter

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

April 23, 2013

YMCA Member,

As summer approaches, the Greensburg YMCA wishes you and your family the very best.  We are committed to improving your experience through increasing membership value, offering quality programming, and investing in our facility. We have a bit of news we’d like to share, below are the highlights.



Partner of Distinction Award from the United Way of Westmoreland County

Friday, April 12th, 2013

The United Way of Westmoreland County’s Partner of Distinction Award was presented to the Greensburg YMCA on April 10 “for advancing the common good and creating opportunities for a better life for all.”