Essay about Comm Informative Speech
July 5, 2010
History of the YMCA
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about the history of the YMCA.
I. “Good morning everyone. Before I begin my presentation I would like to show everyone a video clip.”
Attention Getter: Youtube video clip plays which will formally give an introduction to the YMCA.
“As you can tell by the video I will be giving a presentation on the YMCA. The YMCA relates to the career path that I’m in now it is also my current job and it also relates to my major. My major is University Studies with concentrations in health and wellness , community studies, and social science. All of these skills are needed to my job effectively. I will give a description of my …show more content…
II. Programs offered at the YMCA
A. Sports is a popular program offered at the YMCA. The YMCA offers basketball, volleyball, softball and racquetball. These fours sports were all invented by the YMCA according to the YMCA training staff manual. Other sports offered are baseball, t-ball , soccer, flag football, and gymnastics.
B. The YMCA also offers childcare programs which include our kidzone which a day care center at your local branch. While parents workout the day care can watch the children for up to an hour and a half. TheYMCA also has before and afterschool childcare and summer camps and because of these childcare programs the YMCA is the world’s childcare provider.
C. Health and fitness is also a big part of the YMCA featuring aerobic classes, group exercise, personal and strength training. The YMCA offers one of the largest preventative health programs.