Every day, the James Family Prescott YMCA gives our Prescott and Yavapai community the support it needs to learn, grow, and thrive. From advocacy to community garden, disease prevention to swim lessons, child care to dance lessons, youth sports leagues to fitness classes, everything we do helps strengthen our neighborhood and the people who live here.
But keeping our neighborhoods great is a full-time job. Every day, our community faces new challenges that create a greater need for the work we do. And we need your help to do it. Your gift can help Yavapai County and everyone in it shine.
As the leading non-profit for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y works side-by-side with our neighbors every day to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. To do our important work, the Y relies on support from members, donors, volunteers and community leaders.
When you are involved with the Y, you help bring about lasting personal and social change. Whether you want to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve your or your family's health and well-being, or give back and support your neighbors, your involvement with the Y will positively impact those in your community.
Your gift allows us to reach people during critical times in their lives. It sends the message that people want them to succeed and believe they will. It gives people the sense of belonging and being part of a community, which is essential to a meaningful life. Your gift goes a long way, oftern lasts a lifetime, and creates a wonderful cycle of paying it forward.
Give today for a better you, for a better community, for a better us.
You can donate online now. Or by using your debit card, credit card, bank account, or our "bill me later" option, you can make a secure monthly or one-time donation. Download your pledge form and mail it to the Y now. Contributions are also accepted at the Y via cash, check or credit card.
Many corporations match employee gifts as part of their philanthropic efforts. If you volunteer with us, your employer my also provide us with a grant as a way to recognize your ongoing support. Please inquire with your employer to make your contribution go even further to help make a difference in our community.
Members of the James Family Prescott YMCA staff are happy to give you a tour of the completed $1.5 million construction project which includes over 8,000 additional square feet of health-enhancement space. In the new Fitness Center addition, you will find cutting-edge cardiovascular and weight equipment, and flat-screen televisions with audio plug-ins. Everything you need for a comprehensive work-out is accommodated in the new facility. There is even an outdoor track and beautiful park.
At the YMCA, our staff believes that health encompasses the body, mind and spirit. On behalf of the staff, we hope you will enjoy all of the value-added benefits to your YMCA.
In difficult economic times, the YMCA is an ideal alternative for family recreation. Spend a day at the YMCA and try new classes and activities. With family as a guiding principle, we reach out to our community to join your James Family Prescott YMCA.
The James Family Prescott YMCA has ongoing fundraising goals. Your support is always appreciated:
Why Should I Support the James Family Prescott YMCA?
The James Family Prescott YMCA is a place where individuals of all ages and ability levels may feel welcome. It is a mission driven organization with a focus on the interests and needs of the Prescott community. With participation in Y programs, lives are changed for the better and children will receive the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. You and your family members will directly benefit from this project. Support for the campaign affirms that Prescott values the health and well-being of its community.
How Much Should I Contribute?
Contributions are personal decisions. All contributions, large or small, will be of great help. There are many naming opportunities available for those who seek to make substantial gifts to the campaign. This is an appropriate way to memorialize a loved one or honor someone from your own experience. Pledges may be paid over a three-year period in a manner that helps you to make a significant gift. Download pledge form.
Are Gifts Tax Deductible?
Absolutely! The James Family Prescott YMCA is classified as a 501©3 charitable organization by the Internal Revenue Service.
Are Gifts Other Than Cash Acceptable?
Yes. Assets such as stock, bonds or real estate may be donated to this campaign. This may enable you to make a substantially larger gift than you would otherwise be able to make. Such gifts may also result in tax benefits to you.
Who is Asked to Contribute?
Prescott community members, YMCA members & staff, corporations and foundations are asked to support the fundraising efforts of the James Family Prescott YMCA.
Who May I Contact for More Information?
James Family Prescott YMCA
Damon Olsen, Executive Director
750 Whipple St.
Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone: 928-445-7221 ext.216