IT FEELS GOOD TO DO GOOD
Every month, we collect different items for local, nonprofits. We ask that you please join us by bringing the listed items to the Membership Desks. Thank you for helping us make a difference. For more information about how you can help a local nonprofit contact Barb Herman at 412-741-9622 ext. 131.
AUGUST, CLASS ACADEMY BADEN
The purpose of Class Academy Baden is to provide a quality education for students who are having difficulty meeting the requirements in a traditional school setting due to at-risk situations, including homelessness. We are collecting laundry detergent and dryer sheets to launder student clothing.
SEPTEMBER, CORAOPOLIS YOUTH CREATIONS
Coraopolis Youth Creations is in need of snacks for their Youth Center, a free program for children in Coraopolis. Please consider donating individual bags of fruit snacks or goldfish.
OCTOBER, NEW HOPE COMMUNITY CHURCH
The Y will be collecting plates, napkins, utensils and cups for the program Fuel Factory at New Hope Community Church. The free after school program for children in grades 3 - 5 is designed to fuel the spirit mind and body of children in Ambridge.
NOVEMBER, LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS
The Sewickley Valley YMCA will be collecting winter hats, gloves and scarves for children in need. The collection will be distributed to the school districts of Ambridge, Cornell, Moon Area and Quaker Valley.
DECEMBER, THE PREVENTION NETWORK & CLASS ACADEMY
CLASS Academy, located in Baden provides quality education for students who have difficulty meeting the requirement of traditional school. In addition, CLASS Academy provides the support, structure, and resources that assist students in overcoming the unmet needs and barriers to their academic success. The Y will be collecting dryer sheets and bleach to assist in laundry supplies for families and children in need.