Did you know that the YMCA has several amazing programs that are funded in part by your donations? Here is a quick breakdown of just 7 of their amazing programs that benefit our awesome community!
The YMCA Oasis Teen Shelter provides short-term emergency shelter for youth ages 13-17 and is the only homeless shelter dedicated for youth in Skagit County. Your support of the YMCA Oasis Teen Shelter and Daylight Center ensures that the program will continue to operate 365 days per year and continue providing this vital resource in our community.
The Skagit Valley Family YMCA is committed to Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility. By donating to Greatest Need, the YMCA can use the funds where the need is greatest.
The LIVESTRONG Foundation and the Skagit Valley Family YMCA have partnered to offer a FREE 12-week physical activity and wellness program for adults with cancer that are undergoing or have completed active cancer treatment. Your support helps ensure that more cancer patients and survivors can experience the support, exercise and encouragement that participants receive.
Approximately 1,000 families participate in our Youth Sports program annually. Your support provides scholarships to allow youth to participate in sports and activities that they would otherwise not be able to do.
The Skagit Valley Family YMCA is one of the largest child care providers in the Skagit Valley. Your support will ensure that families who would like to have their children at one of our Early Learning Centers throughout Skagit County can do so.
Utilizing a fun, experience-based curriculum, GOTR creatively integrates running to inspire 3rd through 6th-grade girls to be joyful, healthy and confident while celebrating their unique selves. Your support will allow the YMCA to continue to help more girls experience the life-changing adventures and pure joy of Girls on the Run.
Camp Anderson provides a traditional day camping experience on the shores of Lake 16 for 9 weeks of adventure and fun each summer. Your support ensures that any youth that would like to experience this amazing camp experience receives a scholarship to do so.
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