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Gore Mutual Celebrates 175 Years with $175,000 for YMCA Camps

The YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford is excited to announce that Gore Mutual Insurance Company has made a $175,000 gift to YMCA residential camps in celebration of its 175th anniversary. YMCA Wanakita, our residential camp located in Haliburton Ontario along with 16 other YMCA camps, will recieve a gift of $10,000. The gift will allow YMCA Wanakita to add to and repair their fleet of boats.

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YMCA Wanakita Alumni Weekend Returns

After the tremendous fun YMCA Wanakita alumni had reconnecting in 2013 at the 60th Anniversary event, we are pleased to announce the revival of the annual YMCA Wanakita Alumni Weekends.

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YMCA Day Camps Parent and Child Satisfaction Survey

In order to learn more about how we can meet the needs of our families, the YMCA is involved in a national satisfaction survey. Please complete our satisfaction survey with your child(ren) Surveys can be found by clicking on the web button.

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Delayed Bus Today

Hi folks!This is a quick note to let you know that the bus home from camp today has left half an hour late (30 minutes), at 11:00am. This means that the bus arriving in Toronto, Burlington and Hamilton will be late.If you have any questions please co…

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Goodbye Winter!

Well, we've had a wonderful winter up here at camp these past few months! With record temperatures, and record snowfall, all of our participants had their fair share of winter conditions.We had many different groups here this winter, including i…

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Family Celebrations!

Wanakita hosted a Family Day Weekend camp this past holiday weekend!We had 40 people up here to camp to celebrate family time with their families.Activities included cross country skiing, snowshoeing, high ropes, low ropes, fort building, skating, th…

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