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2021 YMCA of SWO Peace Medal Recipients Announced 

Each year, the YMCA of Southwestern Ontario honours local Peacemakers with a YMCA Peace Medal at several community events across the region. While we are unable to host an in-person ceremony this year, we are still excited to recognize and celebrate inspiring community members across our association! 
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You Belong Here! The YMCA of Southwestern Ontario is HIRING!

Join us at one of our upcoming Job Fairs! Bring your cover letter and resume, three reference contact numbers, and be prepared for a short on the spot interview.  WHY THE Y: Did you know Y Staff receive a personal membership at our health and fitness branches and a discount on our Childcare and Camp programs?   Dates and Locations: 
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WHY the Y: Developing Emotional Intelligence Skills at the Y

Why The Y
Last month, YMCA program participant E.L. reached out to the Y Opportunities team via email expressing some nervousness and anxiety associated with tackling new responsibilities at their workplace. E.L. reported that his employer sees immense potential in him and had asked if he would be interested in diversifying his responsibilities at work to which E.L. happily agreed.  
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