2019 Merger with YMCA of Southwest Michigan

YMCA of Michiana & YMCA of Southwest Michigan members,

We would like to take this time to provide you with an update on the status of our management agreement.

We’re excited to share with you that the YMCA of Michiana and the YMCA of Southwest Michigan boards of directors have voted on their intent to merge into one association. The merger is slated to be effective January 1, 2020.

The intent to merge was approved by both boards of directors and the YMCA of Michiana Board of Trustees. Final details of the merger will be completed over the coming months.

Our new organization will serve the area with four locations:

  • Benton Harbor-St. Joseph YMCA in St. Joseph, MI
  • Niles-Buchanan YMCA in Niles, MI
  • Riverview Family YMCA in South Bend, IN
  • YMCA Camp Eberhart in Three Rivers, MI

Please click here for a press release regarding our intent to merge that will be sent out later this morning.

In addition, please click here to view Frequently Asked Questions & Answers regarding our intent to merge.

If you have any additional questions, please reach out to your preferred branch. We are happy to answer your questions.

Mark D. Weber