- Our Impact
The YMCA is the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
For over 100 years, the Butte Family YMCA has been here for the community, and we're here for good!
Of the $493,360 we contributed to the Butte community in 2015, here's a snapshot of our IMPACT:
More than 1,800 Butte-area kids have learned to swim and be safe in the water through Swim Lessons and the Fritz Apostel Dream Water Safety program, gaining a lifelong - and lifesaving - skill.
More than 223 Butte-area families benefited from Butte Family YMCA memberships through our financial assistance program.
More than 703 young athletes learned teamwork, sportsmanship and healthy habits through Youth Sports at the Y.
100% of area elementary schools and 98% of 3rd and 6th grade students participated and benefited from the Fritz Apostel Dream Water Safety and Active 6 programs learning skills that will benefit them for a lifetime.
1 in 4 kids in YMCA Camps benefited from financial assistance funds, providing enriching activities during summer and school holidays.
Over 50 full swim lesson scholarships were provided last year giving all kids an oppoprtunity to learn to swim.
More than 50 area students participated in YMCA Youth & Government District and State Conferences thanks to financial assistance funds.
100% of your donation impacts our community.
The Butte Family YMCA is not just a gym, it is a community. We offer so much more than a fitness gym and swimming pools, here are some programs you may not know about: Medical Exercize, SilverSneakers, Youth & Government, Self-Defense, Early Learning Pre-school, Achievement Gap After School, Lifeguard Certification, Swim Club, Yoga/Pilates, Special Olympics, and so much more!
Through our members and program participants, the Butte Family YMCA reaches more than 10,000 people annually. Providing programs and services that nurture the potential of kids, promote healthy living and foster a sense of social responsibility. Through financial assistance, supported by your Annual Campaign donations, we have been able to provide Membership and Program scholarships to more than 1,000 people in the Butte area.