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Over a century of developing healthy minds, bodies and spirits.

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YMCA Aquatics Closure

Posted on December 17, 2014

POOL CLOSURE All YMCA pools will be closed December 19th through December 21st except Copper Basin and Desert Foothills YMCA. The pools will be closed so that our lifeguards can…

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Community Energy Felt at YMCA Resident Thanksgiving Day Meal

Posted on December 15, 2014

YMCA housing began in the 1860s and the Lincoln Family Downtown YMCA remains one of the few Ys across the nation to maintain a housing program for men and women.…

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Upcoming Events

Winter Break Camp

Dec 15, 2014
Copper Basin Family YMCA

Copper Basin YMCA will be offering a Winter Break Camp from December 15 through the 2nd of January.  Please refer to the attached PDF for more information and registration details: Winter…

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Chandler/Gilbert YMCA Winter Break Camp

Dec 19, 2014
Chandler/Gilbert Family YMCA

It's time to register for Winter Break Camp! We provide quality licensed child care in a safe, secure and happy environment for your K - 6th grade child. Daily activities include…

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Ross Farnsworth East Valley Winter Camp

Dec 22, 2014

December 22nd-December 26th (3 days) Facility Members- $105   Program Member $135 December 29th-January 2nd (4 days) Facility Members- $135   Program Member $165 Camp hours: 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM Ages:…

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For the Y, providing “every opportunity to reach farther” is a very real promise we make to this community. It means that your YMCA—an organization with the capacity and will to inspire positive and lasting social change—is pursuing a mission to do just that. So what does that mean for you?


It means reaching farther to help children and teens reach their full potential through value–based programs, including child care and educational programs, sports and activities, summer day camps, overnight camps, swim programs, teen leadership programs, events,
and clubs. Each opportunity builds skills, self-confidence, positive peer relationships—and unimagined successes.


It means providing every opportunity to help our members achieve their goals for peak health and well-being by offering unparalleled support, guidance, resources, and facilities. We know that our considerable expertise will lead hundreds to achieve their wellness goals and get on a path to a healthier life.


It means creating a community that reaches out to give back—helping our most vulnerable and deserving neighbors achieve their dreams for better lives. The YMCA’s social service programs—including initiatives in education, health, character-building, cultural understanding, leadership, vocational training, the arts and more—inspire hope, create new opportunities for success and meaningfully change futures.