• News for Community

  • Friday, May 15, 2020
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA's three branches are now taking sign-ups for summer child care. Child care will take place at each branch from June 1 through August 14 with strict health and safety guidelines in place.  The three Southeast Ventura County YMCA branches are Yarrow Family YMCA (serving Agoura Hills, Westlake Village and Oak Park) Conejo Valley YMCA (serving Thousand Oaks, Newbury ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
    The Little Angels Project of Agoura Hills, California has been at the forefront of disaster response for three years.  It doesn't have to be a fire, flood, or earthquake for Angels to respond.  Covid-19 is a disaster for those who have lost jobs or are financially insecure.  The Little Angels Project is a Veterinary Service Provider and Rescue.  We understand the impact that Covid-19 is having on ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, May 12, 2020
    CONEJO VALLEY SMALL BUSINESS RELIEF FUND SET UP IN WAKE OF CORONVIRUS PANDEMIC  A new relief fund geared to help local small businesses endure the financial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic is gearing up to offer much-needed financial grants.  The Conejo Valley Small Business Relief Fund was created by the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce's Foundation, in partnership with the cities of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, May 11, 2020
    VCCU donates totes and snacks to lend a helping hand Credit union supports County offices, law enforcement and families in need during pandemic  VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. (May 5, 2020) — Seeing the challenges the Ventura County community is facing as a result of COVID-19, Ventura County Credit Union (VCCU) stepped up to share their gratitude and help those in need with donations of snacks and tote ...read more
    Categories: Community, Ventura County, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    The Little Angels Project is a Veterinary Service Provider and Rescue.  We understand the impact that Covid-19 is having on people with pets who may be strugglingto provide care for them due to limited funds during this crisis.Our mission is to keep people and their pets together during these challenging times, as both need the comfort and love each other provides.  We have created the Little ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, April 16, 2020
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA through its disaster-relief program, California Strong, has completed distributing the first round of the $120,000 allocated for direct financial assistance grants to Ventura County residents whose financial situation has been adversely affected by the COVID-19 crisis. The grants are from the Rapid Response Fund set up by the Ventura County Community Foundation ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19 Orders, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, April 03, 2020
    Between now and the end of the school year, the Southeast Ventura County YMCA is offering free physical education, dance, art and other enrichment classes designed for children preschool through high school. No YMCA membership is required.  Instructors from the three local branches, Conejo Valley YMCA, Simi Valley Family YMCA and Yarrow Family YMCA, conduct the live classes on Zoom. Youth ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA, with branches in Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Simi Valley, is now offering free, live online youth, family and adult exercise and enrichment classes. No YMCA membership is required.  "We launched these online programs in response to the COVID-19 stay-at-home directives," says Ronnie Stone, YMCA president and CEO. "It's times like these that highlight all ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest