Wellness Events

Corporate Membership with the Freedom Valley YMCA

Villanova University has partnered with the Freedom Valley YMCA to provide a corporate discount for faculty, staff and their families. Through this membership, individuals will have access to 19 Philadelphia Freedom YMCA locations. This special offer provides faculty, staff and their families a 10% discount off their monthly membership fee and waives any joiner fees. To take advantage of this program, you will need to contact one of the Freedom Valley locations and provide proof of employment with Villanova University. This discount applies to new members as well as existing members. Finally, depending on your household income, you may be eligible for an income based rate structure.

To find out futher details regarding this program and all that the YMCA has to offer, please view the below brochures:

Discounted Gym Memberships with GlobalFit

The GlobalFit Gym Network

Through GlobalFit, you and your family have below-retail access to gyms nationwide:

  • 24 Hour Fitness, Bally, Curves, and Anytime Fitness, plus 1000s more regional chains and local favorites
  • GlobalFit's Lowest-Price Guarantee – if any participating gym offers a lower price in writing, GlobalFit will beat that rate by 5%.*
  • Free Guest Passes to try most gyms before deciding

GlobalFit offers a range of membership options.

Get Started Today!

Contact GlobalFit online or at 800-294-1500 to find participating gyms near you. And be sure to ask about GlobalFit's money-saving special offers.


Healthy Life: Next Exit

Make your next step a healthy step with the IBX Healthy Steps pedometer app.

  • Track the distance, length and speed of your workouts
  • Follow the path of favorite walks and runs
  • Track how many calories you burned
  • Share your workout status with friends using Facebook, Twitter or SMS messages

Download today through the iPhone app store or Android Marketplace.

Independence Blue Cross Healthy Steps Videos

Are you looking for some creative ways to workout in the Philadelphia area? Check out the short videos below.

IBX Healthy Steps – Katie Cavuto Boyle Healthy Recipes:

IBX Healthy Steps – Get Out, Get Fit with Kimberly Garrison: