Rahway, NJ, August 02, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Gateway Family YMCA –Rahway Branch is providing a free weekly Zumba class every Wednesday evening at 7:15pm from July 21 through August 14 at the Rahway Train Station Plaza. Free weekly Bootcamp classes are also offered every Monday evening at 6:00pm. In case of inclement weather, these classes will be held at The Gateway Family YMCA – Rahway Branch, 1564 Irving Street, Rahway.
“The Gateway Family YMCA strives to provide programs that promote healthy activity and movement,” stated Gerry Gessie, Branch Executive Director at The Gateway Family YMCA – Rahway Branch, “By offering these programs free of charge in a unique location; we feel that the YMCA can benefit the health of the larger community.” These programs were planned in partnership with Livewell Rahway, the City of Rahway and Mayor Samson D. Steinman. The decision to offer this program free to the public speaks to the dedication and commitment that The Gateway Family YMCA feels for the greater Rahway community.
The Gateway Family YMCA – Rahway Branch is in the midst of a large-scale 16,938 square foot renovation, expanding the programs and services offered to the community. “At the Y, we are joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility,” added Ed Soder, Associate Executive Director at the Rahway Branch.
The Gateway Family YMCA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, health and community service organization of caring staff and volunteers dedicated to strengthening the foundations of community and stands For Youth Development, For Healthy Living and For Social Responsibility. The Gateway Family YMCA impacts the community in Eastern Union County and Northern Middlesex County by providing quality services to people of all ages, races, faith or incomes. The Y doesn’t just strengthen bodies – it strengthens people, families and communities.
For more information on The Gateway Family YMCA – Rahway Branch or the free Zumba and Bootcamp programs, please visit www.tgfymca.org or contact The Gateway Family YMCA - Rahway Branch at Rahwayinfo@tgfymca.org 732-388-0057.