Posted on July 20th, 2013 in Social Responsibility, Youth Development

Strong Kids Campaign Smashes Goal

Thanks to generous donors, the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign came in well over its goal and hit a four-year high in dollars raised. But beyond the numbers are people who are helped by the campaign; families, children and seniors who are able to be part of the YMCA. Here’s just one of their stories.

 Posted on February 23rd, 2012 in Metro Youth YMCA, Social Responsibility

Camp Phoenix and Kensington Church Create a Christmas Miracle

Imagine that you are facing eviction from your home, leaving you and your two children homeless just days before Christmas. That was the situation facing Deanna Thompkins and her children this past Christmas. But thanks to a tireless effort by Camp Phoenix staff and the generosity of members of Kensington Church, the family was able to save their home.