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Y You Should Meet... LB

Posted on 01/19/2015 at 11:45 AM
Y You Should Meet – LB by HLC volunteer Laura J. - LB has a million stories – and they’re ALL great! LB’s many stories and adventures could fill a book, and a two-hour conversation with LB is more interesting than most movies. LB compared his life to Forrest Gump, and...

January Volunteer of the Month

Posted on 01/09/2015 at 4:33 PM
January Volunteer of the Month - Kristin M. Kristin has been serving as a volunteer since last February and she helps on Thursday evenings with the Move Well Today class. After several weeks of assisting with set-up and putting equipment away, it became apparent that her knowledge of exercises, desire...

Y You Should Meet... Sanja

Posted on 01/06/2015 at 7:49 AM
Y You Should Meet – Sanja by HLC volunteer Laura J. - Sanja follows an ordinary exercise regimen, but she’s ANYTHING but ordinary. Sanja usually travels to the HLC in the evening to run around the indoor track and lift weights – a workout familiar to many Y members. However, Sanja’s...

Y You Should Meet... Ron

Posted on 11/25/2014 at 7:11 AM
Y You Should Meet – Ron by HLC volunteer Laura J. - His life story is interesting enough to be published in a book. A conversation with Ron will likely include the phrase “you can read about that in my book” – a phrase that not too many of...

Y You Should Meet... Doug

Posted on 10/24/2014 at 8:14 AM
Y You Should Meet – Doug by HLC volunteer Laura J. - He fights diabetes for a living! Doug has been the executive director of the American Diabetes Association for the past 3 ½ years. The percentage of adults with diabetes continues to grow, and the American Diabetes Association is working...
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