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Fox Valley Family YMCA Now Accepting Toys for Tots Applications

The Fox Valley Family YMCA is now accepting Toys for Tots applications! If you want to receive toys, you must follow the application process outlined below. 

HOW TO APPLY

  1. Download, print and complete your application. Or visit Central or West Branch to fill out an application.
  2. Before dropping off your application, make sure you have your ID, medical card or government assistance paperwork and a birth certificate for each child on the application.
  3. Drop off your application at the front desk at either Central or West Branch.

Applications will be accepted through Friday, December 6. Distribution dates to follow.

Black Friday Reimagined

Friday, Nov. 29 | 10am-2pm

Our 3rd annual alternative Black Friday event focused on family togetherness and tradition. Opt-out of shopping – instead choose to spend quality time with your family at this FREE event for members and non-members!

Grab your family and jump into a game of DODGEBALL and then challenge each other with a head-to-head OBSTACLE COURSE. Take a break from the games to visit our craft booth for a TAKE-HOME CRAFT and our FACE PAINTING booth for a festive makeover! Visit our Gymnastics Department for a flipping good time during GYMNASTICS OPEN GYM. Last, but certainly not least, splash on the AQUA TRACK from 10-2 pm. Plus, food and drink will be provided for FREE!


 

REGULARLY SCHEDULED SPECIALS:
•  Become a Member: No Join Fee. No Payment. Black Friday only. Must visit a Front Desk to register. 1st Draft is Dec. 15th.

•  Train with us: 10% off Personal Training & Small Group Packages for current participants. 20% off for new participants and non-members. No limit on quantities. Special ends Dec. 1st.

•  Give the Gift of Wellness: Buy $100 in Y Gift Cards, get $20 in Y bucks. Y bucks can only be used towards Programs. Special ends Dec. 25th.

 

3 Healthy Black Friday Deals

THIS BLACK FRIDAY – take advantage of 3 featured deals: Become a MemberTrain with Us and Give the Gift of Wellness!

It's easy, call or stop in our Central or West Branch on Black Friday. Central: 630-552-4100 West: 815-786-9998

Healthy lifestyles are achieved through nurturing mind, body and spirit, well-being and fitness. At the Y, it’s more than just working out. In addition to our fitness classes and fitness facilities, we offer a variety of programs that support physical, intellectual and spiritual strength. Plus, with 83 free group exercise classes (including Les Mills), free Kids Zone, a full gymnasium, an eight-lane heated pool, nationwide membership and two convenient locations for the price of one, it's never been easier.

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New Youth Initiative in Partnership with CASA Kendall County

announcing a new charitable partnership with CASA Kendall County called CASA Kids

CASA Kendall County and the Fox Valley Family YMCA are excited to announce a joint initiative, CASA Kids, which is intended to serve children and families in the surrounding community who participate in CASA Kendall County. The goal of the partnership is to bring more opportunities for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility to children of CASA, ultimately improving children’s lives by providing a secure, intact and nourishing environment.  

“One of the Y’s goals is to partner with other non-profits in our community who share a similar vision.” Stephanie Majewski, Fox Valley Family YMCA CEO. “Taking the thinking from ME to WE, together we can make a bigger, positive impact in our community.”


WE SHARE THE SAME GOAL

Every child deserves to grow up feeling safe and loved. Together, CASA and the Y can help change children’s lives by providing a safe environment to try new things, develop skills, meet new people and show what they’re capable of.

Youth Development: Nurturing the potential of every child and teen

Healthy Living: Improving our communities health and overall well-being

Social Responsibility: Giving back and providing support to our neighbors


The new initiative, CASA Kids, will provide opportunities through YMCA membership, child-care, and other programs to expand CASA’s mission. Some of the opportunities available through the initiative are swim lessons, birthday parties, summer camp, before and after school care and more. The goal of these programs is to provide a safe environment for children to try new things, develop skills, meet new people and open their hearts and minds to their limitless capabilities.

The community’s generous support makes CASA Kids possible as well as gifts from YMCA Staff to the Y’s annual campaign and grants and donations from members and donors. Giving to the Y means giving directly to the children CASA and our community, providing a chance for them to learn, grow and thrive.

For more information, click the link to read the brochure or call the Y's Membership Director, Angie Sanders at 630-552-4100 x229.


Photo Caption: Fox Valley Family YMCA presents check to CASA Kendall County. The Y donated 10% of their Black Friday gift card sales to CASA. Pictured from left to right: Sarah Fletcher, YMCA Marketing Director, Jennifer Gilbert, CASA Executive Director, Stephanie Majewski, YMCA CEO and Nikki Osterloh, CASA Fundraising & Marketing Coordinator.

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