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YMCA - Valley of the Sun

2024 Valley of the Sun YMCA Annual Campaign

The Valley of the Sun YMCA depends on your support to serve those who need us most. With your help, we can continue to provide financial assistance for programs and services to our most vulnerable populations. Make a difference and donate today!
US$488,476
raised of US$455,000 target
Closes on 30/09/2024
RCN 860096799

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Story

As an organization with more than a century of experience in caring for our community, the Valley of the Sun YMCA responds quickly to these challenges; creatively expanding our programs to meet our community when, where and how we are needed most.

Thanks to the generous support of our donors, we can continue to ensure the health, safety and well-being of every YMCA child and family. We are working to pave the way for a bright future to all of our community no matter their age, race, gender or socioeconomic status.

OUR MISSION

The Valley of the Sun YMCAs mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

OUR CAUSE

At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.

ADVANCING CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT

In 2024, Valley of the Sun YMCA will provide quality education and enrichment activities in a safe space for more than 3,000 early learners and school age children.

DEVELOPING COMMUNITY LEADERS

In 2024, Valley of the Sun YMCA will engage 300 youth and teens in civic leadership programming.

DROWNING PREVENTION

In 2024, Valley of the Sun YMCA will provide free swim lessons to 2,000 children.

ENGAGING OPPORTUNITY YOUTH

In 2024, Valley of the Sun YMCA will engage 600 youth, ages 16-24, with housing, educational support, job training, and life skills training.

PROMOTING HEALTHY LIVING

In 2024, Valley of the Sun YMCA will help 250 youth and adults manage daily life with chronic disease such as diabetes.

STRENGTHENING FAMILIES

In 2024, Valley of the Sun YMCA will provide scholarship for more than 1,000 families to access membership and youth development programs for those who cannot afford the fee.

SUPPORTING SENIORS

In 2024, Valley of the Sun YMCA will provide more than 2,000 seniors with social activities and support services such as case management and transportation to medical appointments.

About the charity

At Valley of the Sun YMCA, our mission is to “build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.” Your donations allow our programs to nurture the potential of every child and teen, improve our community’s health and well-being, and provide opportunities to give back and support our neighbors.

Donation summary

Total raised
US$488,476.00
Online donations
US$36,955.00
Offline donations
US$442,521.00
Direct donations
US$17,880.00
Donations via fundraisers
US$28,075.00

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