YMCA Steps Forward

Clarkson, Karen Finucan
March 2007
Planning;Mar2007, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the participation of the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) in the national program for planning and community design in the U.S. According to Tyler Norris, head coach of the organization's Pioneering Healthier Communities initiative, healthy people need healthy places. Three years since its inception, the organization has continued on its fight against obesity by providing opportunities for increased physical activity, improved nutrition, and the removal of barriers to healthy lifestyles in our communities.


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