The James Family PrescottYMCA is committed to our mission to build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.
We need YOU; we are BETTER TOGETHER.
Programing at the Prescott YMCA is not possible without the generosity of people like YOU.
We strive to provide families, seniors, children, and all who grace our property with an experience
that will strengthen family ties and create lasting memories.
With your help, so many families will have an opportunity to experience the Y and build lasting memories for years to come.
Through our summer day camp, afterschool programming, and preschool we nurture the potential of every youth.
We ensure healthy living habits are instilled early, friendships are strong, and minds are engaged and developed.
Through our youth sports programming we ensure active participation, teamwork, healthy living, and social skills are all built upon.
In our dance and gymnastics departments we ensure participants have a sense of accomplishment in all small and large wins.
We build the creative side of imagination and healthy living.
In the pool we strive for each student to learn how to be safe in, on, and around water while developing the whole child and not just learning strokes.
At the Y, you can rest easy knowing your child is looked after and you can enter the building and see people in all walks of life, laughing, talking, and enjoying each other.
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?
2020 Communinty Impact Report
We provide emergency childcare and financial assistance to 457 individuals while their parents or caregivers provided critical services to our community.
Through a partnership with PUSD we helped serve more than 5,600 Meals to children in emergency childcare: ensuring proper nutrition for all.
Created the Y-Academy where kids can come to a safe place and to participate in online school activities.
Seniors & Families
Made over 1,250 Senior Wellness Calls to ensure this at-risk population stays connected and active.
Created a Virtual Y providing online family and wellness programming for all to enjoy from the comfort of their home.
Operate under reduced capacity but, still able to provide 28 live and virtual wellness classes per week.
James Family Prescott YMCA
Damon Olsen, Executive Director
750 Whipple St.
Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone: 928-445-7221 ext.216