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We are thrilled to share some exciting news. The YMCA of Greater Omaha has been honored with the prestigious BBB Torch Award for Business Ethics, bestowed by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Nebraska, South Dakota, Kansas Plains, and Southwest Iowa. Additionally, Rebecca Deterding, President & CEO of the YMCA of Greater Omaha, has been selected for the Spark Award, recognizing the Three C's of Trust in a young leader: Character, Culture, and Community. 

These awards represent an extraordinary achievement for the organization and a testament to the unwavering commitment to integrity and ethical business practices. The BBB judges, who thoroughly evaluated the application, were impressed by the Y's commitment to creating a thriving workplace, our Listen 360 member feedback, policy changes supporting staff, accountability in acknowledging mistakes, and dedication to meaningful partnerships and daily operations that serve the metro Omaha community. 

Receiving the BBB Torch Award for Business Ethics reaffirms that the YMCA of Greater Omaha is a role model for others in the business community. The Y's commitment to fostering trust within the industry, cultivating positive relationships with customers and stakeholders, and consistently surpassing expectations has been recognized and celebrated by the BBB judges. 

We are particularly proud of this accolade because it reflects the core values and the unwavering dedication to the community we serve. The Y's success is a direct result of the collective efforts and contributions of the dedicated staff team. We are proud of the commitment, passion, and hard work that propelled us to this achievement. 

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