With a rich history of community engagement and well-being, YMCA has long been a pillar of support and growth, catering to diverse age groups through its wide-ranging programs. The YMCA's mission transcends fitness and wellness; it extends to addressing the profound industry need for sustainable and innovative practices.
The Gleason Family YMCA, situated in Wareham and serving its neighboring communities, exemplifies the organization's commitment to embracing sustainability. Through a robust solar energy initiative and an energy storage battery system, this YMCA site showcases its dedication to reducing its carbon footprint and ensuring reliable power for the years to come. This case study delves into the innovative energy solutions at the Gleason Family YMCA, reflecting not only its local impact but also its alignment with YMCA's broader mission of fostering positive change.