Contributions to the Annual Campaign go towards helping others in the Edwardsville YMCA’s Financial Assistance Program.
Over the past years the number of financial assistance applications has increased approximately 35%. In 2016, over 300 applications/requests were approved for financial assistance.
Through our Youth Development and Childcare programs we impacted over 2000 lives. This includes our Summer Camp, Early Childhood Development Center and working with local schools, non-profits and other associations. This equaled around $128,063 in donated services.
Fees were waived or reduced for 257 individual and family memberships equaling $92,290. The total number of people positively impacted was 771.
Through our various programming we have waived or reduced program fees and facility usage equaling $44,001. There were over 1400 individuals impacted over the past year.