WHAT A GIFT PROVIDES
Below are examples of how Annual Campaign contributions can impact your community:
- $75 - Youth Sports—the chance for a child to build confidence, learn skills and make new friends in a fun-filled, challenging season.
- $150 - Safety Around Water—an opportunity for two children to learn this valuable life-saving skill and life-long, healthy activity through a session of swim lessons.
- $260 - YMCA Day Camp—a chance for a child to experience adventure and make memories for one week.
- $300 - After School Care—a safe place to complete homework and participate in enrichment activities for one month.
- $350 - Achievers—one year in a teen program that builds character, teaches teamwork, and reinforces service to others.
- $420 - Senior Membership—access for one year for a senior to connect with new friends and improve their health.
- $500 - LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA—12 weeks of group health and fitness programming, sharing, and support for an adult cancer survivor.
- $1,200 - YMCA Youth & Government—the opportunity to prepare a teen for community and civic leadership through one year of service and teamwork.
- $2,000 - YMCA Resident Camp—two weeks of resident camp with outdoor education and character building.
- $6,000 - Preschool education—A half year of preschool education for a child in need in a positive and values-based environment.
Did you know? The YMCA of Greater Hartford is on Amazon Smile! If you use Amazon, and you shop by using smile.amazon.com instead of just amazon.com, then .5% of all eligible purchases will be donated to the Y! It's that simple, and there's no catch; Amazon Smile is the same Amazon you know--same products, same prices, same service. Use it in the exact same way you've always used Amazon, but a portion of your purchase will help support your community!
1. Visit smile.amazon.com and make sure you update your browser's bookmark location (we know you use Amazon enough to have it bookmarked!)
2. Log in with your Amazon username and password
3. Choose the YMCA of Metropolitan Hartford (that's our legal name) as your charity of choice
4. Shop 'til you drop!