Become a Y Champion
Your personal Y Champions fundraising page is an easy way to raise critical funds for your YMCA. One in every five children who come to the Y needs financial assistance to be a part of our impactful programs.
As a nonprofit organization, the Y relies on the generosity of donors to help provide access and opportunities for children, families and adults in our community.
As a Y Champion, you can make a big difference by sharing your Y story to gain support from your friends, family and colleagues.
You are awesome! People like you help the Y to strengthen our community. Be a Y Champion!
As a YMCA storyteller, you are changing lives by bolstering our campaign’s success which means more people in our community will be able to take part in Y programs that build a healthy mind, body and spirit. Become a Y Champion!
Now is the time to start reaching out to your network of supporters.
Right now is the time to send emails to share your Y story and the link to your Y Life-changers page. Your confirmation page has a handy email button that adds your Y Life-changers page to any message. One of the best things to do is copy the link into your email signature.
- Facebook and Twitter.
Share your Y story on your social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. You can click on your Facebook and Twitter icons to share your Y Life-changers page with your Facebook friends and Twitter followers.
- Blog about it.
Are you a blogger? If you click on the embed buttons, you can copy your fundraising code onto your blog or personal page. Promote your page to your readers and they’ll be able to donate right on your site.
What Happens Next?
- Each time someone supports the YMCA thanks to your efforts as a Y Life-changer, we’ll send you an email letting you know and updating you on your fundraising status.
- When you get these messages, please be sure to thank your friend and click those Facebook and Twitter links again and thank them in public.
- We’re here to help our Y Life-changers! Visit the Y Life-changers Resource Center for tips and resources to reach your campaign goal.