The YMCA changes name - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

The YMCA changes name

CHICAGO, IL (FOX19) - The world famous non-profit organization, the YMCA, is changing its name to "The Y."

The Y has been the nickname of the organization for years.

The group focuses on its work on youth programs, healthy living and community.

A company spokes person says they have changed the name to make their company more attractive and inviting to people of all ages.

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