LEARN, GROW & THRIVE AT THE Y!
YMCA News | April 2021 View as Webpage
Y GIVING
SUPPORT THE Y'S 2021 ANNUAL CAMPAIGN!
Our YMCA Annual Campaign is underway and we are grateful for the giving that helps support our most vulnerable individuals, children and families.

Hear from Annual Campaign Chair Ted Nappi on why he gives and how the Y is here for all and here for good so that everyone – no matter their age, income, or background – can access programs like child care, wellness and mental health support.
SPRING GOLF TEES UP SUMMER CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS
Help us give families in need access to enriching YMCA summer camp experiences! Support our annual Spring Golf Tournament on May 17 at Eagle Oaks Golf and Country Club as a player or camp scholarship sponsor.

Exciting sponsorship opportunities are available. All sponsorships include admission to reception, awards, and recognition on event signage.
YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
GREAT SUMMERS
START AT THE Y
Registration is now open for YMCA summer camp running throughout greater Monmouth County. Sign up for summer fun and enrichment for all ages:


YMCA camps meet the highest standards for hygiene and safety. For more information e-mail us at summerfun@ymcanj.org.
STRONG SWIMMERS ARE CONFIDENT KIDS
Teaching children how to swim and be safe around water is one of the most important life skills children should learn. It not only saves lives, it builds confidence. The Y is here with affordable lessons to help keep children safe this summer.

To learn about group and private swim lessons e-mail info@ymcanj.org or visit us online.
HEALTHY LIVING
PICKLEBALL IS BACK
Members, rally your players and reserve your Pickleball court at any of our Y locations. Outdoor fitness schedules are coming soon!

Indoor Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Indoor Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Outdoor Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

NOT A MEMBER? NO JOINER FEE WHEN YOU SIGN UP!

If you're not a member yet but would like to join, visit us online to sign up or e-mail membership@ymcanj.org.
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY | COVID-19 RESOURCES
HOUSING ASSISTANCE

The COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (CVERAP) Phase II provides temporary rental assistance to low- and moderate-income households affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Online applications for NJ residents can be submitted online at njdca.onlinepha.com.

VACCINATION SAFETY

Communities of color are disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more about vaccine safety and concerns for communities of color from our friends at CentraState Healthcare System.

TOOLKIT FOR FAMILIES: RESPONDING TO LOSS & CHANGE

Change and loss experienced throughout the pandemic can impact everyone differently and cause disconnection for families. Use this workbook from the National Alliance of Grieving Children to create space for everyone's emotions and connect your family in healing.
APRIL TOGETHERHOOD®
SPRING BEACH SWEEPS
This month our YMCA Togetherhood® program is helping to nurture a healthy environment for all. Join us on Saturday, April 17 at 10 a.m. for Spring Beach Sweeps in support of Clean Ocean Action.

E-mail giving@ymcanj.org to sign up. This event is great for teen volunteer hours too! Learn more about Togtherhood®.
IN THE NEWS
Listen in on Jersey Shore Matters radio interview with YMCA President & CEO, Laurie Goganzer and Morning Show Host, Dianne DeOliveira discussing how the Y continues to respond to urgent needs by opening the first satellite COVID-19 vaccination site in New Jersey in partnership with the VNA.
STAY CONNECTED
Follow social media pages for all of our Y locations to stay informed on latest YMCA news.

Members, stay connected to our YMCA Mobile App for latest alerts and schedules.
HERE FOR ALL. HERE FOR GOOD. The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County is a cause-driven 501(c)(3) charitable organization that believes everyone, regardless of age, income or background, should have the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. For more information about financial assistance or to make a tax-deductible donation, please call 732.671.5505, ext. 120 or visit ymcanj.org/annualcampaign