YPG Partners with Edgewood Green Technologies to provide lighting solutions to YPG members.


YPurchasing Group (YPG) is adding lighting to its programs for their YMCA members nationwide.

YPG has come into being with 19 initial member YMCAs representing 190 locations across the nation. A little over 1.5 years later, YPG now has 52 YMCAs representing 605 locations. YPG promotes specific categories to its member base. Some initial categories included: fitness equipment, waste removal services, office supplies, mats, linens, coffee, janitorial supplies and pest control and now lighting. The company will tie in with Edgewood Green Technologies (EGT) to provide lighting product and solutions for their members.

“We are thrilled to partner with Edgewood Green Technologies and showcase our lighting category with one of the leaders in the industry”, says President and CEO of YPG, Terry McElfresh. “Their support and dedication to providing a quality product is already well known. It’s an honor to be able to bring alongside their team.”

Edgewood Green Technologies (EGT) has assembled a team unparalleled in the lighting industry to help their clients navigate through this dynamic industry.  EGT, part of the Edgewood USA family of companies, has brought together experts in several key areas to insure that your lighting investment is one that you can trust and rely upon.

Matt Henry, EGT Vice President had this to say, “ We are delighted with our partnership with YPG and look forward to helping their members with any and all of their lighting needs. The lighting industry is a rapidly changing market that we can help find the right solution.”

If you are a YMCA executive interested in learning more about the waste consulting program with ypurchasing.com, or contact:

Terry McElfresh
CEO, YPurchasing.com (YPG)