February is American Heart Month

Hello, Riverdale Y Fitness Community! Did you know February is American Heart Month? As we step into February, a month dedicated to matters of the heart, we aim to raise awareness about heart health. Since 1950, heart disease has held its position as the leading cause of death in the United States, as reported by the […]

Quest Studio Is Now Open to Members

Fitness members 18 years or older can use the Quest Studio and the equipment to enhance their and add variety to their fitness routine. Please review the schedule and rules of use below before using the space.  Open to Fitness Members As long as the Quest Studio is not being used for group fitness classes […]

We’re Hiring: Director of Development

The Riverdale Y is a community and cultural center located in the Riverdale neighborhood of the Bronx. We provide educational, recreational, cultural, and wellness programming for children and adults of all ages. The Riverdale Y is rooted in universal values central to Jewish life. We celebrate diversity and welcome all to participate, engage and connect. […]

We’re Hiring: Sports Coach

We are seeking a youth sports Coach for our organization! This individual should love working with children and have a passion for Sports and Fitness. Schedule: Sunday  from 7am – 12pm. Responsibilities & Requirements: Qualifications and Skills: Salary and Benefit Position: Part-time  Salary: $16 per hour Private training sessions: $30 per hour Please send a […]

Fitness Professional

Purpose:  Fitness Professional trainers are responsible for educating clients and enforcing policies regarding safe and proper use of equipment. Individuals holding this position must be able to develop, document, and implement one-on-one, partner, or group workout programs that match the needs and goals of clients. This person must be able to instruct clients on basic […]

We’re Hiring: Afterschool Counselor

POSITION SUMMARY: An After School Counselor assists with the implementation of the after school program. The after school staff member is responsible for helping to maintain a safe, clean after school program site, ensures a high level of program quality and works to establish a positive relationship with all program participants and their families. The […]

Thank you for participating in MLK Week of Service 

I want to express our heartfelt gratitude on behalf of the Riverdale Y community for your invaluable contribution during the MLK Week of Service. Your dedication and hard work truly make a difference in the lives of those in need and support the Y’s value of taking responsibility to care for one another, in our […]

Become a member, join a community: with special New Year bonuses!

Here at the Riverdale Y, we are creating a happier, healthier, more heartful way to live. If you join us, you’re not just joining a fitness center, you’re joining a friendly community.  By becoming a fitness member, you’ll join a group of members and staff focused on health and wellness together. Become a fitness member by […]

A Magical Holiday Celebration for Children in Need

The spirit of the holidays shone brighter than ever this year as the Riverdale Y and The Neighborhood Association for Inter-Cultural Affairs, Inc. (NAICA) partnered to bring joy and festivity to children and their families living in a local shelter for asylum seekers. This heartwarming collaboration saw an outpouring of generosity from the Riverdale Y […]