This year, the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington joins individuals and organizations in nearly 100 countries for a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity.
$25 provides one child with an activity fee to cover STEM programs to prevent summer learning loss.
$50 covers a healthy snack for one summer camp group per day to ensure they are getting nutritious food to support summer activity.
$225 allows one child to attend a YMCA Traditional Camp so they can learn, discover, stay active, and engage in value based activities during the summer.
$450 pays for one child to attend a YMCA Aquatics Camp, which teaches children water safety and builds self-confidence.
$550 pays for one child to attend a YMCA Travel/Outdoor Adventure Camp, which helps them learn about our environment, create lifelong relationships, and build self-esteem.
$1,000 covers YMCA Traditional Camp fees for a family with three children for one week to allow them to have a safe and nurturing summer camp experience.
You can designate your gift to a particular branch, or leave it unrestricted for the greatest need.
Your gift is tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.
How can you help?
For more than 165 years, the Y has been working to fill the gaps across the metropolitan Washington region. This year, join the Y and allow us to expand our reach and continue making a positive and lasting impact on thousands of our neighbors!
Your gift will help empower our community to thrive, through programs that include Youth & Government, Diabetes Prevention, and Fit & Well Seniors.