Cedar Rapids' YMCA leaders looking at expanding health programs, Camp Wapsie as organization...
Bob Carlson, President and CEO of the Cedar Rapids Metro YMCA, is photographed at the YMCA in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. (Rebecca F. Miller/The Gazette)
CEDAR RAPIDS — The Cedar Rapids Metro Area YMCA is marking its 150th anniversary this year, along with the 100th anniversary of Camp Wapsie
Its president and chief executive officer, Bob Carlson, and its vice president and chief operating officer, Steve Dolezal, say the not-for-profit is going to keep adding programs to help people of all ages stay healthy and avoid chronic illnesses.
Carlson and Dolezal spoke with The Gazette on Tuesday about the Y’s past and its future. Parts of the discussion have been edited or removed for clarity and length.
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