Category: Community

Y Ambassador : Nathan Achtzinger

My Y Story Template

Nathan Achtzinger has been a mentor, teacher and coach throughout his life. He takes pride in giving back to his community and others any chance he gets. He spends a fair share… Read More

Helping with Horsepower

Helping With Horsepower

The Desert Foothills Family YMCA is excited to partner with Helping with Horsepower and the local motorcycle community to launch this FREE one-of-a-kind hands-on, interactive learning experience to rebuild, market and raffle-off an entire custom motorcycle! … Read More

Employee U Program For Young Adults

Emplouyee U

Employee U at the Desert Foothills Family YMCA is a flexible 4 week program designated for teens to learn life and workforce readiness skills through workshops, community speakers, volunteer opportunities and individualized experiences. … Read More

Serving Outside Our Walls

Yoga Chair Yoga

In 2016 the Desert Foothills Family YMCA is dedicated to serve outside it’s walls. The Desert Foothills Family Y has teamed up with the Town of Carefree and Light of The Desert Lutheran Church to offer 2 free yoga fitness classes to the community. … Read More

Learn Skills for Community Safety

Community Safety | The American Safety and Health Institutes CPR/AED & First Aid Courses | Desert Foothills Family YMCA | Valley of the Sun YMCA

The American Safety and Health Institutes CPR/AED & First Aid courses teach entry-level knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize, and respond to medical emergencies.… Read More

Thank You Kona Ice!

Social Responsibility | Giving Back | Donate | Desert Foothills Family YMCA | Valley of the Sun YMCA

Kona Ice came today to present the Desert Foothills Family YMCA with a check for $458.50, representing the proceeds from the Monday summer Shaved Ice Nights.… Read More