Opportunities for All: Support the West Seattle & Fauntleroy YMCA

Published: January 26, 2018, at 1:46 p.m. PT

Last updated: April 3, 2019, at 1:27 p.m. PT

The YMCA of Greater Seattle has a vision that one day, all kids, families, adults and seniors in the Greater Seattle Area will have equitable opportunities to improve their health, well-being and reach their full potential. Together at 13 Y branches, two overnight camps and hundreds of program sites across King and south Snohomish County, we’re tackling our community’s most urgent needs – giving people hope for a better future, and the means to achieve it.  

 

West Seattle & Fauntleroy YMCA 2019 Annual Philanthropy Goal: $370,833 

  

The West Seattle & Fauntleroy Y is working to meet Seattle’s most urgent needs by creating opportunities for everyone to improve health and reach their full potential. With your support, the West Seattle & Fauntleroy Y will be able to impact the local community through various programs including:  

 

Global Teens Program 

Your support gives 20 teens the opportunity to learn about other cultures and build relationships with teens across the world through services trips that help them become more culturally and globally aware.   

 

Childhood Obesity Prevention 

Your support provides nutrition classes, active play and support programs to help make lasting, positive lifestyle changes for 25 families at risk of chronic diseases like diabetes and obesity through Actively Changing Together.  

 

Youth Violence Prevention 

Your support will provide young people with strategies, resources and safe places to avoid involvement in youth violence and the juvenile justice system.   

  

Y Programs for All 

Your support provides families access to day camp, education programs and wellness classes regardless of their financial situation.  

Category: Community Outreach