YMCA of Washington County Receives $3,500,000-Grant from Washington County Riverboat Foundation

WCRF Grant

The YMCA of Washington County’s Capital Campaign Team is honored to announce that it has received a grant from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation of $3,500,000! These funds will support Phase I of the new Washington Community Y Facility and bring the total funds raised to $7,936,932. The estimated cost of Phase I of the project is $9,184,226 and is scheduled to begin this summer.  The new YMCA building will be the anchor of the City’s Wellness Park offering a wide varitey of recreational opportuities for the community. The WCRF grant along with private donations pledged towards the project and continued fundraising, will help in bringing the new facility to reality. On behalf of the Capital Campaign team thank you for your generosity, Phase I of the new YMCA would not be possible without friends like you!

The New Washington Community Y Facility will ensure the growth of valuable programming that the YMCA is dedicated to providing for you and the whole community. The new Y facility will bring to reality a stronger, healthier Washington.  Together we are building for our future.

Consider how you can help. Please share your enthusiasm for the New Facility and help promote the Y’s positive culture to friends and family.  Encourage others to invest in themselves and the community by giving. Every gift makes a difference. Everyone can play a role in making our community a better place for all. Gifts can be made as a one-time donation or pledges payable over five years will be gratefully accepted. Donations can be made in the follow ways:

Check or Credit Card

IRA/401K/403B Distributions

Publicly Traded Stocks

Livestock or Grain

Personal Property

Land

If you’d like to be involved, contact Amy Schulte, Interim CEO, at (319) 653-2141 or at aschulte@washingtony.org.