In August 2019, the YMCA will celebrate 175 years of positively impacting society with a global youth gathering in London – the birthplace of the Y! Hosted by YMCA Europe in partnership with YMCA England, the World Alliance of YMCAs and YMCA of the USA, YMCA175 will bring together more than 5,000 young leaders (ages 16-35) from Ys around the world to connect with one another, to build relationships and strengthen cross-cultural understanding, celebrate 175 years of the YMCA’s impact on youth and communities around the world, and create solutions to address the pressing social issues affecting youth. Frost Valley is excited to be sending five of our CiTs, along […]

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Chloe Bland is a Frost Valley Camper Parent and a Psychology Professor for the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown, NJ. who wrote a case study called “Frost Valley YMCA: A Case Study in the Structural Alteration of the Opportunity Gap.”  Her story appeared in the Spring 2019 issue of Frost Valley Life. The thoughts and opinions expressed in this case study belong solely to Chloe Bland. Read the full case study here.

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What do trout and maple syrup have in common? They’re the ingredients for a very successful Frost Valley YMCA Volunteer Weekend thanks to the Cadet Fly Fishing Club from the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY. In 2004, Lieutenant Colonel Ronald Hasz visited Frost Valley’s East Valley Ranch for a trip with the club. They had a phenomenal time fly-fishing on the East Branch of the Neversink River in the scenic Catskill Mountains. So, when it came time to plan a spring fishing trip, LTC Hasz had a vested interest in returning with the cadets. It was as though the stars aligned. Ron was browsing Frost Valley’s spring […]

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