The Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA celebrates 130 years in Siouxland

Folks celebrate the YMCA's longstanding history in Siouxland

Published 02/10 2016 01:31PM

Updated 02/10 2016 07:05PM

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One of Siouxland's oldest non-profit organizations is celebrating a special anniversary.

The YMCA of siouxland...Known now as the Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA, has been a staple in the
Siouxland community for one hundred and thirty years.

Since 1886, the y has been running programs to help promote youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

Located in South Sioux City, Nebraska, the Siouxland "Y" is now in it's third location.

Starting on the corner of 7th and Pierce from 1886 to 1959, the "Y" then moved to Nebraska street where its building still stands.

The moved to its current location in January of 2008.

Throughout its time in Siouxland, millions of people have walked through its doors and the impact
In the community is still felt today.
 

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